I What does this notation mean?

1. Mar 13, 2018

msaxby15

What does this n(MAX)j=1 part mean?

I'm not familiar with this notation. If you need more info, let me know. (p.s: Sorry if I'm posting this in the wrong place)

2. Mar 13, 2018

Staff: Mentor

It means to keep the result for the value of $j$ (between 1 and $n$) for which the expression in brackets is maximum.

3. Mar 14, 2018

msaxby15

Thanks, I get it now ;)