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LegendMarkerSize value equivalent to special character size in LegendMarkers

I am trying to find the equivalent LegendMarkerSize value to the size specified for special characters when using LegendMarkers. So far I found LegendMarkerSize 14 generates symbols close to 22 set ...
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Generate Matlab figure

I am currently working on a project. Because of lack of communication between my team mates and I, I did most of the work (and the graphical figures) in mathematica. Now, I have to pass all the ...
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Calendar view outline

How to compute the outline of a calendar month like this D3 example. (D3 is a functional language built on JavaScript developed at Stanford and used by New York Times to deploy interactive ...
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Parts of Plot3D / ListPlot3D obscured by non-transparent tick labels (v10.0.1)

I am running v10.0.1 on Win7 64. There appears to be a problem with rendering 3-d graphics. For example: Plot3D[Sin[x] Cos[y], {x, -π, π}, {y, -π, π}] Parts of ...
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Plotting polyhedra faces with polygons removed from the interiors of the faces

I have dozens of vertices and dozens of faces which is why I use the v={};i={} and Graphics3D and ...
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Graphics3D not rendering Ball as a filled object

Mathematica V10 introduced the built-in function Ball. The documentation page, Ball, says ...
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Mathematica 10 Linux - no symbols when exporting in PDF

When I make a simple plot of Sin[x], right click and Save as PDF there are no text at all, only empty boxes (▯) instead. Plus, ...
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How to highlight image edge with spline/bezier when mouse moved over?

It is known that EdgeDetect can find image edges in an image. Suppose the image edges consists of sets of lines. Can the detected edge line near the mouse pointer be highlighted as spline/bezier when ...
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Can any function give a draggable closed curve on feature edge of an image like “EdgeDetect” found?

I've posted the question, but hardly describe it clearly, now let me show it this way: I don't know the algorithm for "EdgeDetect". Suppose the detected image edge consists of single line pixels at ...
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Adding arrows in curves

Let's consider the following case ...
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Plot a Point on Graph at Minimum

I have two functions re and rm, for which I computed the minimum distance between them. Now I would like to add a point at the ...
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How to highlight the feature edge of an image with draggable select lasso?

As shown in the picture, i want to know if it is possible to: 1) recognize the feature edge like face,nose,eyes,mouse,etc. 2) highlight the feature edge with draggable select lasso, 3) return the ...
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Graphicsrow title [duplicate]

I made the following graphic with Mathematica 9.0: Does anybody know how to put a title on the top of the whole graph? (not in each single plot). Basically I used ...
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Around the Clock

I want to produce with Mathematica something like this Or this 12 hours should be arranged in a pleasing ("rotated") style around / within a rectangle. I don't ask for the hands - depending on ...
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Is there a way to logically test an optional color input inside a module? [duplicate]

Suppose I create a Module that is expected to return a graphic that I will later use in a plotting procedure (e.g., with ...
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Adding labels and numbers in axes

Let's see the following test case ...
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graphicsgrid white space

I'm working with mathematica 9.0 making a graphic grid. Here's my image: I'd like to know if it's possible to make the two cells from right only one and if there's some manner to rid of the white ...
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graphics grid legend

I'm working with mathematica 9.0 and I want to make a graphic grid containing 3 different plots. My problem is that when I use plotlegend to label the plots the legend does not show up or the left ...
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Tube and CapForm

I am using version 10 to draw tubes. With the CapForm set as Butt the first pipe is as expected but the bent pipe has one rounded end. Is this a bug? How can I fix this? Thanks ...
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Help in Bifurcation Diagram

My dears, I need to plot a bifurcation diagram for the following non-linear systems represented by the next Mathematica code ...
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Joining ordered set of points with splines in spiral

I have a collection of points ...
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Weird output of DistributionChart

I have a larger data set and want to display it using DistributionChart. ...
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Visualization/colorization of many outliers in a BoxWhiskerChart

Imagine a larger data set which I want to display using BoxWhiskerChart. ...
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How to edit some properties of a figure with show function once we get the handle [closed]

I have a basic question here, I often have a figure like fig=ListPlot3D[] etc, then want to change some options of the figure, I know I can use the Show[fig,Options] to do this, but it often won't ...
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How to select default graphics device for charting?

Is there a way to tell Mathematica to use a specific graphics device for charting? My laptop has two graphics devices; an on-board Intel chip and a Nvidia graphics card. I noticed in Mathematica's ...
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ParametricPlot3D Plotting empty Graph [closed]

I am trying to plot a position function r(t)= sin (2[Pi]t)i + (t^3)j +cos^2 (2[Pi]t)k by inputting ParametricPlot3D[{sin [(2 [Pi]t)], t^3, cos^2 [(2 [Pi]t)]}, {t, 0, 2}] into Mathematica 10.0. ...
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How to generate a cartoon of a face

I want to use Mathematica to generate a cartoon of a face. For example, some thing like this: I think it can be done using Mathematica, but I really don't know how to do it. How can it be done, and ...
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Creating a foggy image

I want to create foggy images like this one (produced with Adobe Photoshop): Not at least familiar with Mathematica's Image processing capabilities, the only ...
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Rotated Rectangles

I would like to produce an image similar to the upper half of this graphics by Victor Vasarely. All I could produce so far is this dilettante image: ...
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Fractal dimension of a large networked molecular system

I am trying to determine the fractal dimension of this complex biomolecule (figure attached). Any clues as to how this can be done. In trying to determine this quantity, I wonder how its ...
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Are there more pre-existed ColorFunction options?

I mean such as "DarkRainbow","Rainbow","BlueGreenYellow" and"NeonColors",If yes,Please tell me how to find them. Sorry for my poor English.
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Creating a three dimensional fullerene molecule

How do I modify the following program to create a nice coloured molecular plot of C60 or fullerene as shown in the attached figure This figure was retrieved from ...
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Short form of Graphics

Sometimes I want to investigate the structure of Graphics/Graphics3D which is produced by ...
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An inverted pyramid

I want to draw a pyramid approximately like this ...
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A question regarding “DiscretizeGraphics”

I want to find the volume of a torus torus = RevolutionPlot3D[{2 + Cos[t], Sin[t]}, {t, 0, 2 Pi}] ...
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drawing core-shell structure [duplicate]

I am pretty new in Mathematica drawing. I am trying to draw a core-shell structure, it means a core sphere with a shell sphere, like this It can be in 2D or preferentially in 3D. Does someone can ...
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How to specify units for ImageSize Option? [duplicate]

I'm trying out making a CDF and I want it to print within the margins of Letter paper. There is an ImageSize option that I would like to set; some plots will be in ...
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ListContourPlot is blank

This is probably very simple. I want to do a simple ListContourPlot. ...
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Generalize WASD Function First Person Viewing

How might I generalize the following WASD question such that it works with any Graphics3D object and includes q and ...
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Accurately distort graphics

I would like to accurately distort this plot of $\sin(x^{1/2})$ (and others like it) so that the wavelengths are evened out (ie - "inverse-square root" it). I should like to do the same to "de-log" ...
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Attaching a legend to BallAndStick picture

I am looking for a way to add a legend showing the identity of various atoms (with different colours) to this picture. Any Clues? ...
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What is the equation to plot a vertical line?

Please help. Trying to find area between three curves, e^-x, x = 2, y = 1. Can't find out how to plot x = 2. Don't want to use ...
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How do I plot the images of oriented curves under complex transformation?

I'm working on a complex transformation sketch that I'd like to create via mathematica. I'm working with the function $$w=z^2\tag{0},$$ where its real and imaginary parts are $u=x^2-y^2$ and $v=2xy$, ...
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How to obtain the GIF by Mathematica?

Is it possible to create such GIF illustration amination by Mathematica? and the rendering effects of each trigonometric function curve. UPDATE I have mainly two puzzles: 1) how to obtain the ...
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How can I export graph as PDF with metadata such as Title and Author fields

I want to export a figure from Mathematica in PDF format. Moreover, I want to fill Author and Title fields of the PDF. For example, to fill Author field, I use the following code: ...
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Plots in version 10.0 look washed out compared to previous versions

Recently installed the new version but I can't get the graphics to look the way I want them to. If I run this code Plot[x^2, {x, -5, 5}, PlotStyle -> Thick] ...
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Force change in aspect ratio of Inset image

I have an image that I want to place in the background of a plot and stretch it to cover the entire plot area. However, the aspect ratio of the image does not match the aspect ratio of the plot, and ...
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Show graphics content in front of frame

Consider some graphics which spill over the plot range, like these: ...
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Graph embedding and edge weights [duplicate]

Does functions like GraphPlot take in to account edge weights in case of springelectrical embedding? In case of spring electrical embedding I expect the vertices connected by heavy edges to be pulled ...
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WindowSize error message when saving Graphics object as PNG

When I try to save a Graphics object using the menu File ▶ Save Selection As... or via right click and Save Graphic As... the Messages window pops up with the ...