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Data plotting to estimate answers

I have some data such that I am estimating the time taken by system to reach at some stage. For example. 1 sec to reach at stage 1, 3 seconds to reach at stage 2, 5 seconds to reach at stage 3 and so ...
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Simple pick up an element from above line [duplicate]

( Did not readily find from Documentation even if used before). NSolve[ 2 x^3 + x ^2 - 5 x + 2 == 0, x] How to collect roots with new labels a,b and c?
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Replacing a for-loop with something functional

I'm a physics grad and have been using Mathematica mostly for data visualization. The evaluation part I normally do with C/Python, but I've been wanting to try out Mathematica for these tasks, too. ...
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Turning a set of random walk data 45 degrees

I have a set of data that is just a "random" (generated by me, not by computer) sequence of length 2000 of 1's and (-1)'s. I used it to plot a 1-D random walk where +1 is step up, (-1) is step down, ...
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Using Periodogram to investigate the seasonality of the data

After asking how to get rid of the seasonality of this set of data, I'd like to ask how to investigate the seasonality in data using Mathematica. Which tool would you use to study seasonality? I.e. ...
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Deseasonalize the data of traffic growth for the past data

In another question (Using TimeSeriesForecast for forecasting the traffic growth) I asked to use the TimeSeriesForecast on this set of data the answer provided the plot with and without the ...
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How can I create a 3D representation of an object with known coordinates and adjacency table in mathematica?

Basically I want to create an object with specified coordinates and adjacency table, like in page two of this article. I'm completely new to using Mathematica, any help would be great! EDIT: So I ...
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Data Table Manipulation in Mathematica 10

I would like to select columns from a table by column name. I tried the solution described here: Data Table Manipulation in Mathematica: Step 2 . I am using Mathematica 10. (I would write a comment ...
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How do I find local minimums in data? [duplicate]

Mathematica easily allows you to use FindPeaks to find local maxima in your data is there any equivalent function for finding local minima?
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Entropy of the elements of a general data set

I have the following data set, and wish to track the evolution of the entropy of each element within the set. I have evaluated the entropy for some elements, but how does one evaluate the entropy of ...
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System stochastic nonlinear differential equation, Ito process?

I'm trying to solve a system of nonlinear stochastic differential equation. It is a discrete nonlinear schrodinger system of n equation, with n independet weiner process. I'm actually using the Ito ...
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Working on a certain column after importing data from a file

I'm trying to import a file with 2 columns, in TSV format. Something like this: ...
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Read data from file starting at a certain point

I have files of data that come with a whole bunch of junk in the beginning before the actual columns of data start. Is there any way to tell Mathematica to start putting the data into a table from ...
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Selecting elements from a list [duplicate]

I have the following array of numbers: a = {{0, 2, 5}, {3, 5, 1}, {4, 0, 5}, {8, 3, 4}, {0, 8, 6}}; then I make a list of the first row with ...
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Entering coordinates of 2D points using the keyboard

I am studying the singular points of a triangle. I need to get the vertices of the triangle and then work with them. I have worked with the function Input, but I ...
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Fitting data in form $f = f_0 + c A^x$

The Fit[] function in Mathematica can fit data in form of $f = f_0+c_1x+c_2x^2+...$ ($f_0$ and $c_i$ are unknown constants), is there a function can fit date in ...
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Plot a table of lists

I want to make a point plot of a table with lists in it. Assume I have data like this: data={{1,2,3,4},{5,6},{1,5},{2,4}}; and now I want to make a point plot ...
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A bug won't let me import JSON files

I have been working on a project and I have been using JSON to build some networks, the code I use is: ...
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Export generated mesh

Say I have generated a mesh using ToElementMesh, following one of the examples here: http://reference.wolfram.com/language/FEMDocumentation/ref/ToElementMesh.html ...
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How to efficiently read data from any part inside huge file

I have a data file (over 2.5 GB) and I want to do calculations on the data. At first I used. data=ReadList["file", Record,n] I still have three problems: 1- ...
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Plot a bunch of lines in 3D from point data

I have a 12*25 array, wherein each entry is of the form $\{x,y,z\}$. So 12 different $x$ values, 25 different $y$ values and 12*15 $z$ values in all. I'd like to plot 12 curves of various $x$ values ...
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how can sent data to Mathematica and get result in java? [duplicate]

I try to develop an math script calculator in java. My script has advance math functions and I can't calculate them in java.(for example limit, plot, ... ) Is any way for sending script to ...
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Is there a limit for DensityHistogram data amount?

I'm trying Mathematica for first time and while trying to do a Density Histogram with around 300 000 points, I get an error "THE INPUTED DATA is not a valid dataset or list of datasets." Maybe it's ...
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Is Mathematica's (v10.0.2) NetCDF exporter broken?

I'm trying something very simple, namely: Export["file.nc", {"Datasets" -> {"seqs" -> {"AAA", "BBB"}}}, "Rules"] And getting Java errors about "illegal ...
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Finding periodicity of multidimensional data?

I have a data set consisting of measurements of an $n$-dimensional vector $\mathbf{x}(t)$, at $N$ distinct time points $t_i$. The time points $t_i$ are equally spaced. I need to find the dominant ...
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Cloud cover fraction

I need to make use of Mathematica's WeatherData functionality, the CloudCoverFraction property, specifically. However, it does ...
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Binomial Regression where n > 1

I am not well versed in Generalized Linear Models, but am trying to use this approach to model some discrete data. I have binomial data where the sample size for each observation is the same size, ...
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How to fit this data to be used in NIntegrate later?

I have a list of data points that resemble a chi-squared distribution (long tailed gaussian) that I am having trouble fitting or finding an equation with. The goal is to use the fitted equation in an ...
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Import data from first/last 100 rows of a file

If one wants import data from the first three rows of a file "myfile.data", one can use the command Import["myfile.data",{"Data",{1,2,3},All}]; However, if I ...
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How to assign the array data to variables?

A very basic question but puzzled me for long time on how to assign array to variables. For instance, we have array {{t1,x1},{t2,x2}...{tn,xn}} how to assign the first element to variable t and ...
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Most efficient searching algorithm in a table

I am completely new in Mathematica (and in data analysis in general) and I find it really useful, although I still do not use it properly. I have the following question related to data manipulation: ...
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Implementation of Partial Least Squares (PLS)?

I'm looking for a PLS implementation for Wolfram Mathematica. I just cant seem to find any implementation for it - do you know one? In general, I'm a bit confused that there exist only so few ...
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FindClusters memory exception problem in dealing with 1Dimensional data?

data=RandomReal[10,{30000}]; FindClusters[data,2]; Why in this little data set, FindClusters Load so much memory? and ...
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List Manipulation and Removing Cases

I've imported a large data set, manually removing headers in the .rtf file where it originates. However, when I import this data, I receive this output: ...
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FinancialData Input

What does the function FinancialData require as input for natural gas: http://finance.yahoo.com/q?s=NGG15.NYM Is it easier to export the natural gas data to ...
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How to obtain the best possibe NonlinearFit

Here is some sample data ...
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Building bounded polygon around heatmap (or points)

I have a set of data for world marine piracy. I'd like to build polygons encircling areas of active piracy. So to start with I get piracy data and make a heatmap from it. ...
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Visual representation of a Ranking over time (image provided)

[Disclaimer: I initially posted this question on stackOverflow 2 months ago and think it might be better suited for this forum (link to original question)] The graph below shows a ranking of ...
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Mixture coefficients and Parameter estimation for moving Normal distributions

I am searching for a way to do the following steps below. I am stumped and I have stumped a few profs too. Any help would be appreciated. I would like to import data from, say, excel or a .txt file ...
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ReadList can't read “.csv” data with correct line number?

Well, the problem was solved today. Since "testAll.csv" is generated by Java/Eclipse, and I noticed that the LineSeperator is ...
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How to detect outlier in data of an unknown function $f(x)$

Suppose I have an unknown function $f(x)$ that is monotonic, convex and nonlinear by definition. I somehow evaluated it at 1000 nonuniform $x$ points. By ploting these data, I found a very obvious ...
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Fitting data with inclusion of constraints

How do I find a fit for the dataS (see below) with the constraint that the parameter np is an integer, and that the parameters la+lc = 100. A weak attempt at this is provided below for a specific ...
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Forcing NonLinearModelFit through a point

Like the title says, is there a way to make an NLM fit pass through a specific point.
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Country density plot of lines (highways)

I love solution from question (histogram as well as distrubution) http://mathematica.stackexchange.com/questions/31948/show-density-plot-on-us-map#=. But both cases are a bit more difficult in my ...
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How to determine if a point is within a geopositioned RegionMember

I have a KML file which contains an area of interest, I also have a number of lat/long geo positions. I'm trying to filter out the points not within my AOI. So I have my KML file. I convert it to a ...
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How to import files with headers?

R has excellent header supports such as read.table with header options. I don't want to mess up with text-processing or stream-processing. I am looking for a similar tool as in R because it saves a ...
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Statistical Analyzis of Observed Data (Queuing Process)

Basically I have a process that belongs to a certain state at any point of time. However, the time intervals are not fixed (in fact they are exponentially distributed). Essentially, the data points ...
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How to append data in an already existing data .txt file in newline or in tab separtion?

Say I have an already existing .txt file containing data in the following format. $a \qquad b$ Now at different times I will successively have data like ...
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Struggling with FindFit

I'm trying to fit a sinusoidal wave to some numerical data. I can do it by hand using manipulate, so I know roughly the sort of parameter values that I should get back, but functions such as FindFit ...