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

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monochromatic and mesh style of 3d plotting

how to adjust the mesh and monochromatic plot to be same as this
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ParametricPlot3D crashes Kernel when called repeatedly in loop

I have a parametric function surf[u,v]. It can be plotted successfully like this: ...
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Label multiple Data in Set of plots

in this simplified example I defined several data and plotted them at once to reduce typing work. Unfortunately I cannot find the syntax or option to label/ name each data array, which all belong to ...
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Why Plot3D shows differently with almost the same data

I really can't understand this. I wrote two functions, one with Compile called funcom, one with librarylink to link a fortran ...
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Manipulate aborts the computation of NDSolve with the Piecewise function after curtain time [closed]

I'm facing the problem with performance: Manipulate is working fine till end time =60 sec, after that it aborts. There is NDSolve inside Manipulate with Piecewise function, and the plot of the ...
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Plot multiple functions with different but overlapping intervals

Suppose I numerically solve a differential equation by using sol = ParametricNDSolve[{y'[x] == b y[x], y[0] == 1}, y, {x, 0, 0.3}, {b}] And then I want to plot ...
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Visualize how a function varies as its parameters vary [closed]

I'm quite new to Mathematica, so maybe i havent figured out the right help file to look or the right function. I apologize if thats the case, but I would like to be pointed in the right direction if ...
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ListContourPlot and ListContourPlot3D use better interpolation for arrays of values than for lists of tuples (i.e. {{x,y,z,f[x,y,z]}..}

From reading the documentation, it seems that ListContourPlot3D should work equally well on an array versus a list of tuples, ?ListContourPlot3D ...
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Arrowheads cover the end of the ticks

When arrowheads are added to the axes, the ends of the ticks are covered by the arrowheads, e.g., ticks for $1$ disappear in the plot below, ...
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Is there a way to find the values of x for a graph in a given area?

Sorry for my wording, I'm not sure what the proper term for this is. I want to find the sections of x for which the graph of some function, f(x), is in a given area. For an example of what I'm ...
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BarLegend with two different scales (ticks&labels)

I am looking for a way to plot e.g. a legended DensityPlot with a BarLegend, where the colorbar shows two differently scaled ...
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Forcing equal scale in RegionPlot3D [duplicate]

I want the following 3D graph using RegionPlot3D. But the following code does not give me uniform scales on different axes. ...
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How to colorize curves intersection in a manipulate function

I need to show the intersection area of two curves, using the manipulate function in Mathematica. Here's a fully working example, and a preview below it : ...
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How to plot points in 2D without restricting their apparent positions to pixel grid?

Compare the two renderings of the same point in the following code (this is just a reduced example, I know I could just zoom in the scene, it's not an option in original code): ...
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Mapping a region [closed]

Suppose I have a RegionPlot, and I want to produce a second graphic, but with a function $f$ applied to every point. For example, I could have the region in the complex plane $\{z \in \mathbb{C} \mid ...
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Labels and tickmarks inside Frame

Is there a way to force Plot and related functions to place the tick labels inside, rather than outside a frame? For example, consider, ...
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Is it possible to position ticklabels on the negative y axis on its right side?

Is it possible to position ticklabels on negative $y$ axis on its right side? Ticklabels on positive $y$ axis should remain as usual:
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Styling ticks in a plot

I managed to turn the ticks inside-out but the ticks go now through the numbers. In fact I would like to have it like in the picture attached (ticks pointing outside the plot and no additional ticks ...
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Exporting a plot destroys plot style [closed]

I have a plot with $x$ and $y$ error bars, and when I export it with the Exportfunction Mathematica ignores the plot styles, so the quite small error cross does not ...
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How to plot the following function?

Say I have a function f(x,y,theta,xi) = x*y*c*theta*xi; where c is a function of theta ...
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Move framed label alongside y-axis

Maybe the answer to this question is trivial but I am stuck with my last modification for hours now. In my plot i added framed labels to add a certain distance of the labels from their axes. This ...
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Getting consistent tick lengths and positions of labels

Bug introduced in 7 or earlier and persists through 10.3.1 or later I'm trying to have identical tick mark lengths for both horizontal and vertical ticks and I wish them to look outside of the plot ...
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Plotting a finite series w.r.t. a parameter [closed]

So I would like to plot the series below: $$ S_q = k \frac{1-\sum_{i=1}^{W}(1/W)^q}{1-q} $$ where $k$ is a constant which I assume for now to be equal to 1 and $q \in \mathbb{R}$. However, for my ...
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Exists[ ] statement inside RegionPlot[ ] too hard to resolve?

I've got a very complicated existential boolean expression, call it $\exists x: condition$, involving variables $p, q, $ and $x$. Is there a way to plot the region in which this statement holds ...
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Ploting a parallel graph for an animation

I am sorry that my attempt to obtain a fully functional plot as I want failed badly because I am not able to integrate the features to the graph. Here is my simple code: ...
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Arrows from GraphicsComplex not converted to Normal form correctly

Bug introduced in 7.0 or earlier and persisting through 10.3.1 or later Show @ Graph[{1 -> 2, 2 -> 3}, Frame -> True] Normal @ % Is this a pure bug, ...
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Draw Vectors in Spherical Shell and then Animate

I want to draw three vectors inside a spherical shell. One of the vectors will be moving, the others will be stationary. However, the animation is the next step. For now, I would like to get the ...
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ListPlot3D Link Tick Range to color gradient

i am pretty new in Mathematica but upt to now i am nearly done with my first higher plot. I just want to use the whole range of my 7 z-values linked to the 7 colors in my defined blend for #3 (z) ...
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Distorted graphics when using custom ticks and AspectRatio -> Full

Bug introduced in 7.0.1 or earlier and partially persists through 10.3.1 or later I am having a problem using custom tick specifications along with ...
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RegionPlot with Rotated Insets are Unreadable

When adding rotated insets to an empty plot in Mathematica 10, the text looks fine: And when adding them to a ListPlot, the text also looks fine: Add them to ...
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Errro in plotting the results of FindRoot [on hold]

I would like to plot the results of FindRoot over certain range of one input. First of all I am sorry that the equation is a bit long and messy. I have tried to ...
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Basic 2D convolution with mathematica

Can anyone tell me why the following keeps burning my CPU without ever producing the desired plot? ...
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What are the default Frame / Axes styles and how can I find them?

I'm sure this must have been asked before but I am unable to find anything here on SE or on Google in general. I simply want to know what the default color and thickness are for a ...
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How can DateObject handle calender weeks

I have dates given for a TimeLinePlot. These dates are in {year,week} format. DateObject ...
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plotting eigenvalues with devoted level coloring

I am about to plot eigenvalues of a matrix versus varyingj's. ...
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planar Conic Sections plot

Among answers of ConicsAssemblyQuery, I posted images that are not pretty. In particular, the parabola is elusive due to large parameter step. Please help. The program attempts to translate and ...
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DateListPlot failing on Inflation Adjusted TimeSeries

Ran across this (possible bug) today. Here's historical West Texas Intermediate oil prices: ...
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How can I labeled points in a list plot?

In John Robert Stinespring (2002), Mathematica for Microeconomics, p.76, LabeledListPlot is used. But in Mathematica 10.3, ...
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How do I create plots of rotated conic sections? [closed]

Mathematica works well with many kind of plots, but I cant figure out how to plot conic sections with rotated axis. For example "plot $y = (3x + \sqrt{x(16-7x)})/4, y = (3x - \sqrt{x(16-7x)})/4$" will ...
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TimelinePlot - Handling dates prior to Year Zero

Interested in Using TimelinePlot to help me understand/remember important time periods in Earth prehistory and history. Following an a simple example in the Documentation I create a TimelinePlot for ...
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Change the height of a function being plotted

How do I alter the height of any function plot using the Plot function? Mathematica seems to limit the height of the plot up to the range of a function and distort ...
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Quick Question - ContourPlot a Rectangular region [duplicate]

I have been using the contourplot command to illustrate the eigenfunctions of a 2x1 rectangle. However, the contourplot scales the y axis to make the region square, which is distorting the image. ...
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Plotting a graph on a torus and another surfaces [duplicate]

I'm trying to figure out how to plot a graph on a surface. My goal is to represent a planar embedding of $ K_5$ in a torus. I have encountered this post, where you can find an explanation how to plot ...