how to select the second maximum value for an array.

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Lucademicus
Lucademicus on 7 Jan 2020
One way would be to sort the array and take the value of the second to last value.
[a,b] = sort(A);
maximum = A(b(end-1));
There are multiple ways to achieve this. I'm sure somebody will come up with a nicer oneliner, but this should do your job.

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