6
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1answer
185 views

Why won't my function plot?

If I define ...
0
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0answers
54 views

Mathematica exit when calling plot. Bug?

I'm currently studing the behaviour of some integral for which I cant find an analytic solution. As this function depend on a vector on the unit sphere, I first defined it with 3 parameters before ...
0
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0answers
69 views

My plot is cut off if a frametick is “0” but resized if a frametick is “0.” Why?

I have been trying to customize the frame ticks and frame label around a certain contour plot and am running into very strange behavior where the graphics will get cut off by ...
8
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1answer
188 views

How does PlotLegends actually work with ListPlot3D?

I'm sensing this might be a rookie mistake but normally I roll my own legends but decided to try the built in legends for a ListPlot3D. ...
7
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3answers
90 views

Disable rounding up of PolarAxesOrigin

How to disable rounding up the radius which is used to calculate the origin of the polar axes with the option PolarAxesOrigin? Example: ...
5
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1answer
162 views

ListDensityPlot crashes the kernel

ListDensityPlot[ Flatten[Table[{i, j, Sin[i + j]}, {i, 1, 20}, {j, 1, 20}], 1]] gives the expected result, but a linear scale crashes my kernel (please save your ...
18
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2answers
245 views

Plotting a defined function gives different results from plotting the function directly

Consider the following piece of code: function[t_]:=Exp[-9 t^2]; LogLogPlot[{function[t],Exp[-9 t^2]},{t,.01,100}] I expect the two plots to exactly overlap each ...
6
votes
3answers
270 views

ListPolarPlot not showing full plot range even with PlotRange -> All

I have a list of data dpdOt (given below) with associated angular coordinates thetaplot, which when plotted using ...
8
votes
2answers
196 views

PlotRangeClipping not working correctly with small ImageSize and PDF-export

Although Mathematica has some nice plotting capabilities, there are some things which are annoying me: I like to export a Graphics oder Plot to PDF for use in $\LaTeX$. I like to a have an ImageSize ...
8
votes
3answers
209 views

PlotMarkers don't change colour for different lines

I have a set of data and several function operating on the same data, that I wish to plot together in a ListPlot. I need different ...
10
votes
1answer
177 views

Why is my rasterized graphic blank?

Consider the following code: ...
5
votes
1answer
199 views

Error invoking Information on functions containing Legended

In adapting some plotting functions to utilize the PlotLegends option of version 9, I came across the following errors: ...
5
votes
4answers
175 views

FrameLabel not printing completely

Running this code: ...
3
votes
1answer
299 views

BarChart and Log Scale results in different bar origins

I want to create a bar chart from two different data sets. ...
3
votes
3answers
493 views

ParametricPlot and PlotLegends don't seem to cooperate

I noted that only part of the legend shows up in ParametricPlot using v9's PlotLegends: ...
8
votes
2answers
223 views

Strange behavior of PlotMarkers with ListLinePlot[] and InterpolationOrder->0

I want to create a ListLinePlot with InterpolationOrder->0. However, when using plot markers like in ...
8
votes
2answers
338 views

Problem with ContourPlot3D

The following line works fine: ...
7
votes
3answers
365 views

Plotting a 3D list causes kernel to crash if x and y axes have vastly different scales

I have access to two versions of Mathematica, version 7.0.1 on Linux and version 8 on Windows. When I try the following two lines on version 7, the kernel quits when it tries to plot. In version 8 ...
9
votes
1answer
233 views

PlotMarkers doesn't inherit PlotStyle when first argument to Graphics isn't a list

Could somebody explain, why Circle does not inherit the PlotStyle of the plot when used as ...
2
votes
2answers
224 views

Misaligned DensityHistogram, DistributionAxes & PlotRange

data = RandomReal[NormalDistribution[0.5, 0.1], {10000, 2}]; DensityHistogram[data, PlotRange -> 1, Method -> {"DistributionAxes" -> "Histogram"}] The ...
8
votes
1answer
238 views

Cannot plot Quantity values with DateListPlot

Is there a way to use DateListPlot with Quantity values? I retrieved the following time series data from WolframAlpha: ...
8
votes
0answers
177 views

Break[] inside ColorFunction

f[x_?NumericQ]:= (Do[Break[],{i,1,2}];x) Plot[x,{x,0,1},ColorFunction->(ColorData["Rainbow"][f[#]]&)] Break::nofwd: No enclosing For, While, or Do found ...
8
votes
1answer
310 views

LogPlot axes labels destroyed when working in high precision

(I'm using Mathematica 8.) I have a Taylor series: poly = Normal[Series[E^x, {x, 0, 10}]] I want to produce a log-linear plot of the error. This is easy enough ...
9
votes
4answers
774 views

Filling between two 3D surfaces

I know it is possible to create a filling in between two curves on a 2D plot, but is it possible to do the same in 3D? My attempt like this: ...
7
votes
1answer
330 views

Log-scale histogram bug

Not really a question, more a solution to what I call a bug in mathematica v8(.0.0.4). I already sent a bug report to Wolfram. Problem The documentation for the Histogram-function explains the ...
28
votes
3answers
651 views

No warning when extrapolating with Plot

One of the most annoying "features" of Mathematica is that the Plot family does extrapolation on InterpolatingFunctions without ...
10
votes
2answers
308 views

How can I prevent ColorFunction from disabling antialiasing in graphics?

When I use ColorFunction, the appearance of my plots is ruined, changing from this which has the normal smooth lines and antialiased fonts, to this in which ...
13
votes
1answer
517 views

Adding ContourLabels changes contour colors?

I have an array s5 I want to plot using ListContourPlot ...
3
votes
2answers
198 views

TreePlot EdgeLabeling Style

I am trying to control the style for edge labels in treeplot and have run into a problem. Consider these two graphs: ...
2
votes
1answer
171 views

Customizing FrameTicks in DistributionChart

So I have been fighting with this for a while. I'm trying to get custom frame ticks on both the left and right side of a DistributionChart. It's not going very ...
11
votes
1answer
278 views

Why do Arrowheads interfere with ImagePadding?

In a recent posting, Belisarius solved a problem related to the display of arrows on the x and y axes by setting ImagePadding->None. My question is: why do the ...
4
votes
1answer
421 views

RevolutionPlot3D of 4 piecewise functions around X-axis crashing mathematica

I'm trying to rotate 4 piecewise functions around the X-axis using RevolutionPlot3D. The 4 functions I have are: ...
4
votes
1answer
388 views
8
votes
1answer
142 views
9
votes
1answer
194 views

Error Using Sow in DensityHistogram with ColorFunction

To find the color values used in a plot, I was using Sow as shown here: ...
14
votes
1answer
304 views

Why does LogLinearPlot sample its argument outside the specified domain?

I experience a weird bug in the function LogLinearPlot. If the input is an interpolation function, such as the one created like this, ...
16
votes
2answers
487 views

Exporting a dashed plot with a color gradient to a vector graphics format ruins the dashing

When exporting a dashed plot with a color gradient to a vector graphics format such as EPS or PDF, the dashing is partly ruined. For example, this command: ...
5
votes
2answers
267 views

Create self-contained plots when Ticks or FrameTicks require external functions

Let's say I define tick marks for a plot in a separate function outside of the plot: ...