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

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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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Export to PDF on OS X, font missing on Windows

Here is another problem with Mathematica plots and PDF. I have Mathematica 9.0.1 on Mac OS X. I want to export my plots to PDF to include them in a LaTeX document. If I export the plot with the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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ArrayPlot copied to PDF shows blurred mesh

Certain (but not all) images displayed in ArrayPlot, and then copied to PDF, show what appear to be fuzzy mesh lines in white areas. An example is shown below. I ...
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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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Invisible plots

Im trying to plot the following. ...
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How to get grid lines at all (log) tick marks in Version 10?

In Version 7 using GridLines -> Automatic (or All) would put a grid line at every log-spaced tick mark: ...
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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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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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Point Renderings Slightly Off in Mathematica

The Mathematica code ...
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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 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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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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Plotting data points: Optimizing size and visuals

The following problem is one that may have showed up to you while plotting a large data collection. Suppose you have a data set of say 1 million points. ...
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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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How to set PlotLegend Number Format

Is there any way to make Mathematica to show the legend labels like a real number rather than in fraction form? I read the BarLegend options, however they are just ...
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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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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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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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Generating 2D models from a 3D model

I have a model of cube with randomly distributed spheres included there. ...
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How can I make DensityHistogram obey the lower bound in PlotRange in version 10?

Bug introduced in 10.0.0 and fixed in 10.0.1 In version 9, DensityHistogram worked with PlotRange as expected: ...
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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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Why GridLines->function does not work with LogPlot?

Bug introduced in 10.0.0 and fixed in 10.0.1 Version 10: This works: ...
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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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Strange Behavior in Barchart LabelingFunction

Bug introduced in 10.0.0 and fixed in 10.0.1 BarChart formatting algorithm make me loose some time today in V10. Now, ...
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HoldForm doesn't hold form

Bug introduced in 10.0.0 and fixed in 10.0.1 In Mathematica version 10, HoldForm no longer produces the same results as in version 8 (edit: I only have versions ...
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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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Problems with PlotStyle in mathematica 10

Bug introduced in 9.0 and fixed in 10.0.1 The simplest way to ask is to post the code of what I'm doing: ...
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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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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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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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Is it possible to change the color of plot in Show?

For example: p = Plot[Sin[x], {x, 0, 1}] Is it possible to write options in Show to change the curve's color for example into ...
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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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Strange opacity behavior

I edited my question and included the code: here I make the general definitions for the parametric plots I have to do later (these are simply the definitions of the x and y coordinates of the points ...
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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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High-quality RegionPlot3D for logical combinations of predicates

Unlike RegionPlot, RegionPlot3D copes poorly with logical combinations of predicates (...
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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 ...