13
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4answers
430 views

HoldForm doesn't hold form

In Mathematica version 10, HoldForm no longer produces the same results as in version 8 (edit: I only have versions 10 and 8 installed, so can't compare to version ...
4
votes
0answers
68 views

Why does GridLines option fail with Function?

The Plot option GridLines can be specified either as a list of explicit values at which to draw the lines, or as a function that ...
6
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4answers
170 views

PlotLegend disappears if Plot is used with ColorFunction

Working some charts on V10, I discovered that PlotLegends disappears if used together with ColorFunction inside ...
3
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2answers
321 views

Transparency rendering problems in Mathematica 10 (Mac)

For some weird reason, they apparently changed the styling of contours in ContourPlot for 10.0. Here is a comparison of the results for V9 and V10 (first 9, then 10): ...
16
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1answer
281 views

Specifying non-conflicting PlotTheme options

I am trying out Mathematica 10 on https://programming.wolframcloud.com. $PlotTheme interested me a lot because it finally produces nice plots (probably) without the ...
5
votes
2answers
113 views

What is the syntax to conditionally suppress plotting in version 9?

In Mathematica 7 it is very easy to conditionally suppress plotting of individual lines using If: ...
7
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2answers
156 views

Why does StreamColorFunctionScaling refuse to turn off?

Consider this simple streamline plot: StreamPlot[{-y/10, x/10}, {x, -1, 1}, {y, -1, 1}, StreamColorFunction -> Function[{x, y, u, v}, Hue[v]]] The ...
8
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0answers
170 views

Strange filling

I observed some strange behaviour when plotting a function with filling. The code is as follows: ...
6
votes
3answers
225 views

How to use PlotRange -> All with ListLogLinearPlot?

I would like to generate a ListLogLinearPlot that automatically shows all the data points. However the option ...
6
votes
1answer
228 views

Why won't my function plot?

If I define ...
1
vote
0answers
60 views

Mathematica exit when calling plot. Bug?

I'm currently studing the behaviour of some integral for which I cant find an analytic solution. As this function depend on a vector on the unit sphere, I first defined it with 3 parameters before ...
0
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0answers
79 views

My plot is cut off if a frametick is “0” but resized if a frametick is “0.” Why?

I have been trying to customize the frame ticks and frame label around a certain contour plot and am running into very strange behavior where the graphics will get cut off by ...
7
votes
3answers
104 views

Disable rounding up of PolarAxesOrigin

How to disable rounding up the radius which is used to calculate the origin of the polar axes with the option PolarAxesOrigin? Example: ...
5
votes
1answer
185 views

ListDensityPlot crashes the kernel

ListDensityPlot[ Flatten[Table[{i, j, Sin[i + j]}, {i, 1, 20}, {j, 1, 20}], 1]] gives the expected result, but a linear scale crashes my kernel (please save your ...
19
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2answers
261 views

Plotting a defined function gives different results from plotting the function directly

Consider the following piece of code: function[t_]:=Exp[-9 t^2]; LogLogPlot[{function[t],Exp[-9 t^2]},{t,.01,100}] I expect the two plots to exactly overlap each ...
6
votes
3answers
344 views

ListPolarPlot not showing full plot range even with PlotRange -> All

I have a list of data dpdOt (given below) with associated angular coordinates thetaplot, which when plotted using ...
8
votes
2answers
216 views

PlotRangeClipping not working correctly with small ImageSize and PDF-export

Although Mathematica has some nice plotting capabilities, there are some things which are annoying me: I like to export a Graphics oder Plot to PDF for use in $\LaTeX$. I like to a have an ImageSize ...
8
votes
3answers
219 views

PlotMarkers don't change colour for different lines

I have a set of data and several function operating on the same data, that I wish to plot together in a ListPlot. I need different ...
10
votes
1answer
189 views

Why is my rasterized graphic blank?

Consider the following code: ...
5
votes
1answer
209 views

Error invoking Information on functions containing Legended

In adapting some plotting functions to utilize the PlotLegends option of version 9, I came across the following errors: ...
5
votes
4answers
185 views

FrameLabel not printing completely

Running this code: ...
3
votes
1answer
330 views

BarChart and Log Scale results in different bar origins

I want to create a bar chart from two different data sets. ...
3
votes
3answers
599 views

ParametricPlot and PlotLegends don't seem to cooperate

I noted that only part of the legend shows up in ParametricPlot using v9's PlotLegends: ...
8
votes
2answers
241 views

Strange behavior of PlotMarkers with ListLinePlot[] and InterpolationOrder->0

I want to create a ListLinePlot with InterpolationOrder->0. However, when using plot markers like in ...
8
votes
2answers
407 views

Problem with ContourPlot3D

The following line works fine: ...
7
votes
3answers
401 views

Plotting a 3D list causes kernel to crash if x and y axes have vastly different scales

I have access to two versions of Mathematica, version 7.0.1 on Linux and version 8 on Windows. When I try the following two lines on version 7, the kernel quits when it tries to plot. In version 8 ...
9
votes
1answer
244 views

PlotMarkers doesn't inherit PlotStyle when first argument to Graphics isn't a list

Could somebody explain, why Circle does not inherit the PlotStyle of the plot when used as ...
2
votes
2answers
238 views

Misaligned DensityHistogram, DistributionAxes & PlotRange

data = RandomReal[NormalDistribution[0.5, 0.1], {10000, 2}]; DensityHistogram[data, PlotRange -> 1, Method -> {"DistributionAxes" -> "Histogram"}] The ...
8
votes
1answer
252 views

Cannot plot Quantity values with DateListPlot

Is there a way to use DateListPlot with Quantity values? I retrieved the following time series data from WolframAlpha: ...
8
votes
0answers
184 views

Break[] inside ColorFunction

f[x_?NumericQ]:= (Do[Break[],{i,1,2}];x) Plot[x,{x,0,1},ColorFunction->(ColorData["Rainbow"][f[#]]&)] Break::nofwd: No enclosing For, While, or Do found ...
9
votes
1answer
326 views

LogPlot axes labels destroyed when working in high precision

(I'm using Mathematica 8.) I have a Taylor series: poly = Normal[Series[E^x, {x, 0, 10}]] I want to produce a log-linear plot of the error. This is easy enough ...
9
votes
4answers
884 views

Filling between two 3D surfaces

I know it is possible to create a filling in between two curves on a 2D plot, but is it possible to do the same in 3D? My attempt like this: ...
7
votes
1answer
373 views

Log-scale histogram bug

Not really a question, more a solution to what I call a bug in mathematica v8(.0.0.4). I already sent a bug report to Wolfram. Problem The documentation for the Histogram-function explains the ...
28
votes
3answers
777 views

No warning when extrapolating with Plot

One of the most annoying "features" of Mathematica is that the Plot family does extrapolation on InterpolatingFunctions without ...
10
votes
2answers
350 views

How can I prevent ColorFunction from disabling antialiasing in graphics?

When I use ColorFunction, the appearance of my plots is ruined, changing from this which has the normal smooth lines and antialiased fonts, to this in which ...
13
votes
1answer
611 views

Adding ContourLabels changes contour colors?

I have an array s5 I want to plot using ListContourPlot ...
3
votes
2answers
216 views

TreePlot EdgeLabeling Style

I am trying to control the style for edge labels in treeplot and have run into a problem. Consider these two graphs: ...
3
votes
1answer
196 views

Customizing FrameTicks in DistributionChart

So I have been fighting with this for a while. I'm trying to get custom frame ticks on both the left and right side of a DistributionChart. It's not going very ...
14
votes
1answer
331 views

Why do Arrowheads interfere with ImagePadding?

Bug still present in version 10 under Windows. In a recent posting, Belisarius solved a problem related to the display of arrows on the x and y axes by setting ...
4
votes
1answer
469 views

RevolutionPlot3D of 4 piecewise functions around X-axis crashing mathematica

I'm trying to rotate 4 piecewise functions around the X-axis using RevolutionPlot3D. The 4 functions I have are: ...
4
votes
1answer
415 views
9
votes
1answer
146 views
9
votes
1answer
203 views

Error Using Sow in DensityHistogram with ColorFunction

To find the color values used in a plot, I was using Sow as shown here: ...
15
votes
1answer
325 views

Why does LogLinearPlot sample its argument outside the specified domain?

I experience a weird bug in the function LogLinearPlot. If the input is an interpolation function, such as the one created like this, ...
16
votes
2answers
558 views

Exporting a dashed plot with a color gradient to a vector graphics format ruins the dashing

When exporting a dashed plot with a color gradient to a vector graphics format such as EPS or PDF, the dashing is partly ruined. For example, this command: ...
5
votes
2answers
279 views

Create self-contained plots when Ticks or FrameTicks require external functions

Let's say I define tick marks for a plot in a separate function outside of the plot: ...