Questions on the Manipulate function of Mathematica, a function that allows the interactive manipulation of certain parameters in a Mathematica expression.

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How to do a parametric histogram?

Is it possible to draw a spectral histogram from two random sets ? More specifically, I have these two random functions (fmin, ...
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Nested parameter selecting in Manipulate

I have the following code, stripped down from the original to the bare essentials: ...
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How to manipulate this? [duplicate]

I tried to code this, but everytime I code I failed. Im not sure what I did wrong and Im fairly new to Mathematica. Can you guys check it out? ...
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Manipulate (Linux version of Mathematica)

I'm runnning Mathematica 9 on Ubuntu 11.10. After installing CDF player I still have problem (most of time) with Manipulate. Only way I'm able to change value of a ...
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Solving Partial Differential Equations using NDSolve

I'm trying to solve the following partial differential equation: With the boundary conditions: I could use another way to resolve this, like the finite volume method, but after I solve the ...
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Strange Manipulate behavior

Running the following code and pressing the play button under b will input -2147483648 in b. ...
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Use of Manipulate Function + Iterative Method

I created this topic yesterday, but since it was lacking my code and further explanations of the problem I needed to address, the topic have been put on hold. Anyway, now I'll add the article I'm ...
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Manipulate Plot Sliders Not Working [duplicate]

I'm trying to use Manipulate on my function so that I can adjust parameters a, r, and ...
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Dynamic update with manipulate is buggy

Try to reproduce the following code: ...
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Animating ballistic movement

I was tasked with creating a 3D animation of the movement of a ball through space, while taking into account influences such as the magnus effect, air drag, and rotation. In order for this to happen a ...
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Animating Differential Equations [closed]

I was tasked with creating a 3D animation in Mathematica, which aims to describe the movement of a football through space as it's kicked. There are several differential equations regarding this matter ...
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Plotting the results from Solve in a Manipulate expression

I am a self-taught Mathematica user, trying to make some progress. This is my code: ...
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Changing Type of Equation To Graph Through User Interface

I'm new to Mathematica. I am trying to create a graph that can change through user interface in more than just the variables. Ideally, I want the user to click a button and have the equation change ...
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AnimationRate not a Manipulate option? [duplicate]

I was trying to set the speed of the Manipulate play button, following this question. Namely, I wanted to specify the option AnimationRate when I have two or more slider controls. However, it seems ...
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Manipulate changing controls

Is it possible to use Manipulate and Switch to change the Manipulate controls? ...
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Show and lighting options do not work together

I am trying the example from this demonstration, but it is not working properly. ...
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How could I make visible the convex hull of 3 point inside this region?

Small version of the question How can I control the color and the Thickness of this graph?? ...
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Manipulate controls don't work

I find one solution to make +/- buttons near Slider Control of Manipulate. But I don't understand why it works so bad. ...
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Response to user interaction inside Manipulate [closed]

I'd like to create a Manipulate with custom objects in the control area (like a circuit diagram) that reacts to the user interacting with the manipulate controls (e....
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How to expand the parameter bar in Manipulate?

When running Manipulate the parameter bar is initially not expanded. How can I make all the parameter bars expanded all at once like the image below?
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Insert new points at specific places in the Locator Pane?

I am trying to make some BSplineCurve examples for my students. For fun I created the following Manipulate that draw an elephant using ...
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Dynamic expression (or plotting) in Manipulate [duplicate]

I just want to see dynamic evaluation inside manipulate. I have long equations inside manipulate. And want to see dynamically my listplot. I make simple example. But i see only dynamic controls, but ...
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Need help with making an interactive 3D plot

My main problem is to generate a manipulatable 3D plot, combining three functions and two of those functions depend on another variable Theta (which shall be the manipulateable variable). To explain ...
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Dynamic locator: update to new position inside `Manipluate`

I'd like the locator to update to its new position when k is altered: ...
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Scrollable table (Grid) as control in Manipulate?

I'm trying to implement a "fancy control" in my .cdf using Manipulate... My intention is to have a control in form of a table of values (I would prefer Grid), with ...
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make a surface plot that changes with time from csv data

How can I plot 4d data from a csv, using a slider for the 4th variable? I would like to use var1 and var2 as x-y corrdinates, var3 as surface height, and var4 as the time slider. If I have a csv <...
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Manipulate required to manage 3 parameters one which is a function

Let f(x)=ax(1-x) and I=[0,1]. Then f(I) is contained in I for 0≤α≤4. Take any *x*0 in I and study the iterations *x*1=f(*x*0) etc. Convergence or otherwise around the one or two fixed points (...
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Moving label with manipulate [duplicate]

In the following Manipulate, I would like to plot a distinct comment in each distinct zone which will move with the manipulation. Is it possible ? ...
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Moving a plot label along with a moving threshold line

Here is a simple Manipulate expression with a threshold. ...
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Preventing LocatorPane Locator from moving when PlotRange changes

I have a LocatorPane within a Manipulate such that the range of the plot behind the Locator ...
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How can I create an interactive ColorFunction using Manipulate?

I am trying to specify my own colors and scaling for the ColorFunction in ListDensityPlot. I have several lists of 2D values ...
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Manipulate a Show [duplicate]

It takes me a long time to construct the following picture: ...
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Getting rid of duplicate controls when using PaneSelector and Manipulate

I'm using PaneSelector in my Manipulate controls to change the limits on a variable for 3 (or more) different selections. Here 2/...
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TrackingFunction not working properly if range containes a mathematical constant

Bug introduced in 10.0 and persisting through 10.4.1 or later Answering this question I had to realize that TrackingFunction isn't working properly if at least ...
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3D Plotting of numerical solution

Numerical solution (f(t)) is obtained by solving coupled ODEs. I have used 'Manipulate' to vary the values of two parameters in the couple ODEs and plot the solution (f(t)). How to display the same ...
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Having trouble plotting. Here is my code:

Nothing is plotting when I try to run the code
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Can I improve this sloppy code used with Manipulate?

I'm not an advanced user of Mathematica, and yet I managed to get the Manipulate command work to do something interesting. The problem I have is that I have the ...
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Mathematica hang on a Manipulate expression

Manipulate[Plot[Erfc[x/(2 Sqrt[t])], {x, -5, 5}], {t, 0.1, 5}] With a fresh kernel, after evaluating this, Mathematica will hang immediately if I try to drag the ...
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Manipulator reset bug

Bug introduced in 10.3 or earlier, fixed in 10.4. When the + opener is opened, two things happen: ...
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Bad behavior of Manipulate with a Greek variable inside

I'm getting bad behavior from Manipulate in Mathematica 10.4.1. A very basic demonstration: ...
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CDF Player and CloudObject`Private` Problem

I'm trying to generate a simple Manipulate[] example showing Taylor expansion. However, the following code shows ...
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How to calculate the slope in a data set plotted in ListPlot?

I am working with a large set of data that follows an exponential behaviour. My challenge is to create a function in Mathematica with these objectives: Retrieve the information from an Excel File ...
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Particles bouncing in a 3D box

I made this Manipulate code which shows a pack of particles randomly moving inside a box. It has a huge performance issue. What should be the best way in doing "...
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What's wrong with naming a rule?

Please have a look at the code below. The second Manipulate uses the name rl of the replacement rule given in the first line, ...
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Manipulate a plot with display of a condition

This is a how to question --- the example is without importance. I want to manipulate the plot of say a x^2 + b y^2 for (a,b) belonging to a specific set, but a + b > 0. Is it possible to make ...
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Periodic boundary condition trick

I'm plotting a curve on a compact space which is having periodic boundaries on the left and right parts. Currently, the code I'm using is working great, but I'm wondering if there's a simpler and ...