Source code for cvxpy.atoms.affine.bmat

"""
Copyright 2013 Steven Diamond

This file is part of CVXPY.

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"""

from cvxpy.atoms.affine.vstack import vstack
from cvxpy.atoms.affine.hstack import hstack


[docs]def bmat(block_lists): """Constructs a block matrix. Takes a list of lists. Each internal list is stacked horizontally. The internal lists are stacked vertically. Parameters ---------- block_lists : list of lists The blocks of the block matrix. Return ------ CVXPY expression The CVXPY expression representing the block matrix. """ row_blocks = [hstack(blocks) for blocks in block_lists] return vstack(row_blocks)