I have a pre-defined matrix 257 x 3 matrix, say Xin = [X Y Z]. Based on that, I would like to calculate a new matrix Xout = [M N P], using the values from Xin, such that e.g.:
M1 = (X2-X1) * sin(Y1*Z1) * cos(Y2*Z2)
M2 = (X3-X2) * cos(Y2*Z2) * sin (Y3*Z3)
and so on until the last value of 257.
So far I used the FOR loop (1:size(Xin,1)) and tried to pull the values from Xin using (i) and (i-1), however it states that "Subscript indices must either be real positive integers or logicals" that obviously happens when i=1.
I tried to overcome this by pre-defining X1,Y1,Z1 from Xin such e.g., X1 = Xin (1,1) and then start the FOR loop from (2:size(Xin,1)) but then it gives an error that index exceeds matrix dimensions.
X1,Y1,Z1 cannot initially be set up as some random values, since they come from the real survey data.
Any help would be appreciated. Thank you in advance!