Select the k-th smallest out of n numbers.
Updated 28 Sep 2018

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Finds the k-th smallest from a list of n numbers. Based on Hoare's Quickselect algorithm with the median of three pivot strategy.
See https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quickselect for details.

The k-th *largest* element can be found by passing n+1-k

Cite As

Manolis Lourakis (2024). qselect (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/68947-qselect), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2013a
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