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ParametricPlot3D Plotting empty Graph [on hold]

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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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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142 views

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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2answers
210 views

Short form of Graphics

Sometimes I want to investigate the structure of Graphics/Graphics3D which is produced by ...
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2answers
113 views

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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2answers
200 views

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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3answers
315 views

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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1answer
213 views

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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1answer
83 views

ContourPlot is slow and unwieldy and generates a large-data graphic [closed]

I'm constructing a single contour showing the points in a plane that satisfy a function. The general form is ContourPlot[f[x, y] == 0, {x, 0, .5}, {y, 0.2, .5}] ...
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217 views

How to round tick line ends in the plots

I would like to have rounded ticks in my Mathematica plots. They look much better for thick frames ...
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1answer
66 views

Manipulate Parametric Plot [closed]

Is it possible to plot the values of x and y in Mathematica? ...
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327 views

What is my problem with MeshFunction?

I want plot the max value in a sine plot. We can use the following code ...
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1answer
98 views

How to combine Plot and GeoGraphics?

I want to combine this map as "background" of this combined plot. How can I do it? The documentation doesn't show any similar demonstration. ...
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1answer
170 views

How can I plot a circular region and lines?

I am having difficulty plotting something along these lines in Mathematica. I will explain what is going on here. Basically, I am solving an interval equation $ax=b$, in the first example $a = [1, ...
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1answer
112 views

RegionPlot3D run forever when plotting 3D ParametricRegion

when working with 2D, RegionPlot works fine with ParametricRegion as can be seen in this example: ...
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1answer
105 views

Extending a ternary plot to a tetrahedron (using ListPlot)

I have been making ternary plots of data that is a list of sets of 3 numbers, where the numbers in each set sum to one (call this "DATA"). To do this, I first transform DATA onto the 2D surface with ...
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1answer
39 views

how to use Tooltip with a Dynamic point

consider this example: ...
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2answers
91 views

I've some data points in Mathematica. I want to plot these in MATLAB. How to do that? [closed]

I want to export these data points into matlab and get a plot. Like I've to plot ft vs t. Through the following command- Table[{[Tau], ft[2, 5, [Tau]]}, {[Tau], 0, 15, .01}], i generated some data ...
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171 views

How to combine a plot with an image

I have an external data file data which contains the position of stars of a galaxy simulations and it looks like this ...
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1answer
53 views

How to make PlotMarkers constructed from Graphics track plot style?

In this plot the Disk[] markers are not colored according to the style of the line to which they belong: ...
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1answer
84 views

ListPlot with conditions

I have a data file containing the position of about $10^5$ stars of a spiral galaxy. Here is the plot and this is the corresponding code ...
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84 views

Exporting an overlay of two plots

I have a ListLinePlot and I'm trying to place a close-up of a specific range in the ListLinePlot. Using overlay I solved this problem with: ...
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2answers
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Extrude 2D cross-section to 3D shape with shrinkfactor

I would like to create a 3D shape from extrusion and scaling of a 2D contour. The 2D contour that I have looks like this: and it consists of a bunch of points (here plotted with ...
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2answers
112 views

Line Breaks in AxesLabel or PlotLabel?

Searching got me peripherally related threads, but not exactly what I was looking for. I'm making some graphs which I want to use on exams. Sometimes, labels (specifically in AxesLabel and PlotLabel) ...
3
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1answer
69 views

Radius Values not Displaying in (List)PolarPlot

I'm having troubles with the PolarAxes option in ListPolarPlot under Mathematica 8.0. To be more specific, when I run the ...
3
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1answer
66 views

How does epilog position work in logplots?

I'm trying to use Epilog in my plots but the position of the Epilog isn't making much sense. As a minimal example consider, ...
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161 views

How to simultaneously change the color and thickness in ContourStyle?

When plotting contours with ContourPlot, one can use the option ContourStyle to change the contours of the plot. With the ...
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3answers
94 views

Initial Image Size of dynamic plot

I have a dynamic plot. I want to set an initial image size and then be able to resize it by dragging with the mouse. When the image is updated, I want to maintain the "dragged" size. A naive attempt ...
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1answer
193 views

Why does GridLines option fail with Function?

Bug introduced in 10.0.0 and fixed in 10.0.1 The Plot option GridLines can be specified either as a list of explicit values ...
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ParametricPlot - Problem with ColorFunction

I am unhappy with the following mapping: ...
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1answer
513 views

What is wrong with triangle PlotMarkers in v.10.0.0?

Bug introduced in 10.0.0 and fixed in 10.0.1 In Mathematica 10.0.0 we have built-in graphical triangle PlotMarkers. Let us look closer on them: ...
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1answer
44 views

Using Show to place a ParametricPlot on a LogLog scale

I wish to have a few plots on the same graph: ListLogLogPlot, LogLogPlot and a ParametricPlot drawing lines perpendicular to the x-axis. The problem is however that ParametricPlot doesn't seem to have ...
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1answer
129 views

Wavelength, wavenumber, energy and frequency in a ruler

I would like to generate set of four axis relating wavelength, wavenumber, energy and frequency in an arbitrary range. Like in this image but without the labels such as "RADAR". The selection of ...
3
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1answer
114 views

Arranging and combining multiple plots and graphics

I have 4 plots/schematics. They are either created with ArrayPlot[], ParametricPlot3D[] or Graphics[]. As I play with calculation resolutions their absolute sizes will change. I would like a neat way ...
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1answer
87 views

Why Plot3D does not accept Epilog option [closed]

I am trying to visualize 3D points with Plot3D using the option Epilog. If you check the options of Plot3D ( Options[Plot3D] ), it can be seen that Epilog is one of ...
3
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3answers
170 views

Connect each point in the plot with all adjacent points

I have the following simple code. I need to connect each point in the plot with all adjacent points in vertical or horizontal line. ...
3
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1answer
103 views

Combining ArrayPlot and Plot

I have two plots. plot1 is a colour graph generated using ArrayPlot. plot2 is a function plotted using Plot. I want to do two things. Scale the axes of plot1 to be the same as plot2 (instead ...
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1answer
288 views

Plot has red 'film', no error message

I am encountering really strange behavior: I wrote a function that plots values some data. After executing the code the resulting plot has the red 'error' colour, but only momentarily (maybe 0.1 sec). ...
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1answer
117 views

Smarter way of manipulating plot style?

Say, I have a colorlist listColor={Black,Brown,Red,Cyan} Now, I have some Plot function that I can use this list: ...
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1answer
38 views

How to add more than one label to Histogram automatically

I have a huge data and I want to add two labels to the Histogram. the problem here is that the labels are calculated and added automatically to the histogram. for example if I have the following ...
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1answer
180 views

How to make custom discrete color data function

Attempting to make custom discrete color data function: my custom color: is it possible to use my custom color ...
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4answers
119 views

How to place more than one ChartLabel in a BarChart

I have the following data: ...
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159 views

3D isosurface plotting

I have a matrix of data of the form of 3 vectors R, Z, M1, M2, M3 ..., cylindric coordinates representing a measurement M of an axisymmetric hypersonic flow at the position R, Z (I don't measure along ...
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How to change the number of markers in Plots?

Two questions, but I am not sure whether they are already answered or not. How can I create PlotMarkers (in ListLinePlot) with ...
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4answers
88 views

Label each panel of Grid

I have a set of figures that I would like to show as grid for a publication. I currently just export the figure as an eps and use another software package to add Labels (A,B,C,D) to each panel of the ...
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1answer
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Combine a contour plot of a conic and an inset with an polygon such as all its vertices are on the conic

I have a difficulty to programmatically adjust the size of a polygon within an inset of a conic (here I limit myself to a circle) in order to have all its vertices on the circle: ...
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GraphicsGrid command

When we merge some colorful plots to a single image, with the command GraphicsGrid, the quality of output image will be lost, slightly. That is, for instance all ...
3
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1answer
77 views

ArrayPlot of square matrix: how does ColorFunction -> Automatic work?

Suppose you have the following: tt = Table[{i, j}, {i, 0, 10}, {j, 0, 10}] The table tt is a matrix of pairs, ...
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1answer
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Showing Two Manipulated Plots Together

I want to show a scatter plot and bar chart next to each other in order to show the change in both factors for each county. The scatter plot shows life expectancy per county on the basis of income, ...
0
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2answers
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Edit Automatic PlotRange

if I have a plot let us say Plot[x^2 - 5 x - 10, {x, 0, 8}] I want o check if there is a way to know the automatic plot range and to add or subtract from that ...