Questions on creating visualizations from functions or data using high-level constructors such as Plot, ListPlot, Histogram, etc.

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ListLinePlot scientific notation in y axis

I am working with mathematica 9.0 and I want to make a plot importing data from a .dat file. My issue is that I don't know how to show y axis in scientific notation. My values run from 0 to approx ...
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ListContourPlot3D blank box?

I have a (long) list of {x,y,z,f} values generated using a finite element software package. I've tried using ...
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How to change the filling color under a plot according to a value?

Mathematica has an option to fill the space under a curve with a value: ListLinePlot[Transpose[data][[1]], Filling -> Axis] I have a dataset ...
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Individual ColorFunction with RGBColor

I want to create a special ColorFunction with RGBColor for my DensityPlot. A nice example is ...
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Plot solution of NSolve depending on the parameter

I would be very grateful if someone could help me with this: I have an equation (which is quite difficult one involving PDFs, CDFs of some distributions etc.). The only way it can be solved is ...
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Hyperbola plotting near real boundary

Plotted region above x-axis is jagged due to presence of Sqrt for y coordinate entailing delay in determining onset of real values. There is some improvement with higher number of points chosen,but ...
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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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How can I plot the frequency of list items?

How can I plot the frequency of list items such as?: ...
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Invisible plots

Im trying to plot the following. ...
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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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Plot Epilog FindMaximum

So I have this: a=14; max = FindMaximum[x^3 - a x^2 - x + 1, {x, -2, 15}] (* {1.01781, {x -> -0.0355787}}*) And I plotted this: ...
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How to plot a Circles-and-Squares fractal

The Circles-and-Squares fractal is produced by iteration of the equation $\quad \quad z_{n+1}=z_n^2\ ({\rm mod}\; m)$ which results in a Moiré-like pattern: Source: Wolfram MathWorld In ...
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Show command missing red dots from one of the function

I am facing an issue when trying to use Show command to show multiple graphs within one graph. Show command only shows red dot from one of the graph. ...
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Custom SmoothHistogram3D

I decided to make my own SmoothHistogram3D function because I wanted to be able to specify my own bin sizes and not rely on their distribution functions so taking a cue from this answer and bringing ...
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Why legendmarkers shifted a few pixels after opacity is specified

In below simple graph, if an opacity is specified in the legendmarkers, the plot marker shifted a little bit, can someone please shed some lights? ...
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How to draw the trajectory of a moving particle

I want to draw a 3D graph showing a nanoparticle movements in liquid environment. Basically,the code is like the followings. I used Table to generate the position coordinates instead of using the ...
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How to draw multi curves in a graph with errorbars

The curves are composed by several 2*n nested lists. I want these curves be placed in a 3d way, like the xy plane is for the data, different curves are located in several parallel xy planes with ...
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Plotting graphs with different values of parameters

I am having trouble in Plotting the graph of f'(t) which involves parameters K,Ha and s. I have to fix $Ha=.5$ and $s=-.5$ and give variation to Ha. I don't know what is the problem that mathematica ...
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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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Some major and minor ticks are not shown in Plotting functions

I am using Mathematica 10.0.1 on Windows 64-bit machine. I have two 1D lists as follows. ...
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Filling a curve towards toward the top of the plot

I have a curve. If I want to color fill or shade, not towards axis but upward form the curve, what command can I use?
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Continuous 3D Arg Plot

I have a problem with jumping phase plots using the Arg function in mathematica. I have looked at the other questions already asked here (e.g., continuous phase/Arg ...
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Generating 2D models from a 3D model

I have a model of cube with randomly distributed spheres included there. ...
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How to plot a series using different colors depending on the y-value

I have a sequence of numbers ${x_1,x_2,\ldots,x_n}$. I would like to plot the sequence using ListLinePlot but use a different color depending on if the values $x_i$ are within $a_i<x_i<b_i$. ...
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Vertical (mis-)aligning of plotmarkers and legend text in V10 PlotLegends

Consider this example, taken from the docs and modified for a larger font size using Style (V10.0): ...
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Overflow problem [on hold]

I am Rajat, working out a fluid flow problem using shooting technique with 4th order Runge Kutta method. The problem wants me to guess 3 initial values simultaneously. for this i used 4 nested FOR ...
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Manipulate a parameter within the PlotLabel

Very similar to Parameters in plot titles in which I want to call a parameter from an array using PlotLabel in my plot using ...
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Kernel crashes when plotting $z=\sqrt{(x^2 + y^2)^0}$

Bug introduced in 7.0.1 or earlier and fixed in 10.0.1 I'm plotting a 3d-function, which makes Mathematica9 (at windows 7) crash all the time. Is it only for me or for somebody else as well: ...
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Is it possible to plot a List of functions with different colors in Manipulate (or with substitutions)? [duplicate]

I'm trying to use Manipulate[Plot[... to do two things at once: Plot the multiple forms a function can take depending on the chosen value of a root inside the function, and 2. show how the functions' ...
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Finding root and plot it on the graph [closed]

Trying to Plot a function and find it's root and mark it with a red dot. ...
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Replace $z$ with interpolated function and plotting

I start off with this equation $z(x,y) = sin(xy)$. I create an interpolation from $0 < x < 5$ and $0 < y < 5$. I then use this interpolation on a simple function $w(x,y) = x + y + z(x,y)$ ...
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Contour plot plotting problem [closed]

I was trying to make a contour plot with the following code and it is giving me error message: ...
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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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Changing the length of the vectors in vectorplot [duplicate]

I have the following code, and I've tried almost everything I can think of, even VectorColorFunction to describe magnitude. I am trying to make the length of the vectors proportional to r^{-2}, and ...
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How to remove selected wire frames from bounding box in 3D plots?

In 3D plots one can eventually hide the whole bounding box by the use of option Boxed -> False. How to remove only a selected part of the wire frame that ...
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Why I can not get the plot when I use NDSolve`ProcessSolutions?

Why I can not get the plot when I use NDSolve`ProcessSolutions? Anyone can give me a clue. Thanks a lot! ...
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Defining a Gaussian Distribution Fit to data

I am given a set of data and told ahead of time that the data will need to be fitted to a Gaussian Distribution. I know that Mathematica has preset functions for linear, quadratic, and cubic fits, but ...
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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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How to get an Excel-like surface plot with ListContourPlot3D

I'm trying to create an Excel like surface plot from an import of data from an Excel workbook. I get the data without issue. It is a set of percentages in bin ranges over a series of dates. I'd ...
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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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Selecting from Manipulate for ParametricPlot3D

, Referring to yesterday's "Switching parameter lines on/off in a 3D parametric plot" (Switching parameter lines on/off in a 3D parametric plot) From reply by Bob Hanlon for example, can we pick up ...
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ListLinePlot of data imported from an Excel file [duplicate]

This is a continuation of another very similar question about how to plot structured data using ListLinePlot. Here is a sample data imported from an Excel file: ...
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(Very) ill-behaved Piecewise Plot

I am interested in defining a function (with arguments: a symbol for a variable and a list of 6 points) that represents a quadratic interpolating spline of the points. Here is my attempt ...
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Switching parameter lines on/off in a 3D parametric plot

In a classroom demonstration for ParametricPlot3D [{f[u, v], g[u, v], h[u, v]}, {u, ... }, {v, ... }] I want to show u lines only without v, v lines only ...
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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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X-axis offset for LogLinearPlot

I want to set a zero-offset not only for the y-axis like i did with PlotRangepadding, but also for the x-axis. That means i dont want the white offset left of 1E-4 and right of 1E-1, and the ...
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StreamColorFunction ignored when setting to the RGB color

Recently I needed to color streamlines with exact color (e.g. RGBColor[0.1,0.478,0.5]). The help (http://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/StreamColorFunction.html) suggests, that this can be ...
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Excluding a Region in ParametricPlot3D

Suppose I have a torus and a closed path on said torus: ...