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

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Plotting: Magnetic field lines

I have data which I am trying to plot as 3D field lines. I need to plot points at coordinates i, j and ...
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How do I set a PlotStyle when plotting a Table of functions? [duplicate]

I want to plot several functions each with its own color. A MWE is as follows : Plot[{2 x, 3 x}, {x, 0, 1}, PlotStyle -> {Red, Green}] which works fine. Now, ...
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Ratio of variables AxesLabel is messed up when plot exported to pdf

On the vertical axis of a Plot whenever I have a ratio of variables in a string as axes label, the exporting of the plot to PDF format messes this ratio up. Minimal working example: ...
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Plotting 4 separate lines on a graph

I want to plot 4 separate lines on my graph but for some reason Mathematica is linking all my points into a single lines. My data: ...
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mixing color of individual parts of a function in DensityPlot

I have a function which is a sum of three terms and I want to plot it in a DensityPlot. However, I would like that the ColorFunction would be the RGBColor resulting of the mixed R color corresponding ...
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ParametricPlot3D doesn't work with components of a vector input

I can't understand why ParametricPlot3D works, when the input is a vector and does not work, when the input is separated components of the vector (it returns an empty plot). The same happens for ...
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Click in a vector plot to plot several solutions of a system of differential equations

I am aware of the Locator button and I am aware of the Equation Trekker package, but they are not what I want to use. Here is what I specifically want to know how to do, if possible. Consider the ...
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Manually choosing colors in ListPlot

I have a ListPlot of 4 data sets (tables) and I want to manually choose what color each one has. data1 = Table1 data2 = Table2 etc. and then ...
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How to draw a family of planes and its envelope?

Motivated by a question in MSE, I have the following question: How can I visualize the envelope of the family of planes $$ 2ax+2by-z+a^2+b^2=0, a,b\in\Bbb{R} $$ which is given by the ...
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Plotting coupled equations with noise modeling with Ito Process

I have a system of two coupled equations which I have to simultaneously add noise to. I am choosing to use Ito Process and in the help section of Mathematica, I did find an example of them doing it, ...
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Trying to plot two coupled equations modeled through Ito Process

I have a system of two coupled equations which I have first examined without noise and have obtained a streamplot for it, to look at the trajectories. Code for this is here: ...
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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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axis label text rotation

I've got the following script: ...
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How to set the Y coordinates for a Graph with defined X coordinates to prevent overlap of nodes?

I would like to draw a Graph with defined x coordinates and variable node sizes. If I simply replace the x coordinates of a graph, then nodes can overlap and edges may cross each other. I would ...
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Including error bars on graph in Mathematica [duplicate]

Mathematica ListPlot function allows me to plot the above data with omega on the x-axis and CD on the y-axis 1) How do I incorporate the error bars in my data on the graph? 2) Are there any ...
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Positioning a subplot using Inset in the main plot with image or scaled coordinates

I have generated a plot and subplot fine, and I would like to position it in the top right corner of the main plot. Ordinarily I would use the position options. However, my notebook is used for ...
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Customizing output of Spectrogram[], units of Periodogram[]?

I am analyzing spectrum of recorded sound. For that purpose I am using Mathematica's built in functions Spectrogram[] and Periodogram[]. I have three questions regarding those: What is the way to ...
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how can I change the length/size ticks in a framed plot?

Err...Let me make clear the meaning of "the length of coordinate notation/marker". suppose I have frame1 by ...
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Plot financial data: timestamp + value

I have approximately 250,000 rows of data that looks like: ...
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Hexagonal Mesh on a 3D surface

I am new to Mathematica, and I am trying to create a 3D hexagonal mesh on a 3D surface. It is very similar to what was done in this post Create a torus with a hexagonal mesh for 3D-printing, but now ...
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Why does ListPlot ignore some global options?

Bug introduced in 7.0.1 or earlier and fixed in 8.0.1' Why does the following plot no use the global PlotMarkers option? ...
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How can I make a 3D Plot with NDSolve?

I have a system of coupled ODEs which I am solving using Mathematica. I am solving these using NDSolve: ...
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Paired Bar Chart with negative values

Dear Mathematica group I want to plot negative values using PairedBarChart in V9 However, with this code ...
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How to draw dots at beginning and end of range when plotting [duplicate]

I'm trying to plot a Piecewise function which should look like this: How can I have similiar dots (filled or empty) at beginning and end of range? ...
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How to plot multiple yearly data in one graph

There is a dataset: for each year a single data for 6 seas. I would like to have a graph to visualize paralel changes. This is what I attempted to reproduce ...
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Graphing rational functions showing asymptotes and holes [duplicate]

Is it possible in Mathematica to input a rational function and produce an output of a graph of the function showing asymptotes and holes?
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How to solve Laplace equation in 3D?

Basically I want to solve Laplace equation for truncated octahedron in a cube matrix. The boundary condition is Concentration u=200 at surface of truncated octahedron and u=15 at boundary of cube. I ...
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Range errors when plotting solutions of systems of equations

I would like to plot the points $(a,b,c)$ that simultaneously satisfy the equations $$a^2+b^2=1,\qquad ac+b\frac{1+bc}{a}=0,\qquad c^2+\frac{(1+bc)^2}{a^2}=1.$$ I attempted to do this with ...
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Adding a plot to a DynamicModule

How can I add a Plot or Plot3D to my DynamicModule (on the same panel) without having a negative impact on the original function? I tried different (for me) logical ways to add the Plot function, but ...
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Straightforward way to make a multicolumn line legend?

I have a plot showing 8 curves, and I'm able to define a line legend styled in either a column or a row version. I have the following code: ...
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plot sum of two function

I am trying to illustrate sum of functions. I have one function x*x - 8*x + 7 and another Log[2*x + 4.5] I understand that I ...
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How to put triangle graphics on a plot of two seperate related lists?

For 7 different discharge energies, I have two gases (1. pure helium, 2. a helium oxygen mixture) being heated up. Those 14 settings then enter a tube, in which the system cools off. In the list ...
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3D Plot for Attractive and Repuslive Field Functions [closed]

I am using Mathematica to plot the total potentials (which is the sum of an attractive potential field and a repulsive potential field) - This is related the Artificial Potential Field Method in ...
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How to use ContourPlot3D with a constraint

I want to draw $$G=G(P,T)=-k*T(1+\log{\frac{(V-1)T^{3/2}}{\Phi}})-\frac{a}{V}+P*V$$ but $V$ is an implicit function of $P$ and $T$, which is $(P+\frac{a}{V^2})(V-b)=k*T$ I tried to solve for $V$ ...
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Finding the equation of tangent lines where a function has a specified slope [closed]

A function is defined as f[x_] := 3x^4 + 8x^3 - 24x^2 - 48x + 19 I need to find the equation of the tangent lines at the points where the tangent line has a ...
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Package for nonlinear plot coordinates

Is there a package for plotting in nonlinear coordinates? I mean that I provide coordinate transformation functions {xi(x,y), eta(x,y)}, for example ...
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Combining 2D slices into a 3D plot

I am currently trying to combine several 2D plots into one big 3D plot. The 2D-plots are simply input-results from calculations (so these things have 2D coördinates (x,y)). The results depend on an ...
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PlotLegends for ListPlot with more than 15 curves?

I'm running into trouble getting the right PlotMarkers in the legend of a ListPlot of many curves. Simple example: ...
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Drawing a pair of lines to the x-axis and y-axis from a point along a curve

I have some plot like the following: Plot[Cos[x], {x, -10, 10}, AxesLabel -> {Style["x-axis", 12], Style["y-axis", 12]}, ImageSize -> {650, 650}] I'd like ...
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How can I modify text in a Graphics produced by Plot?

I have a Plot in a cell of a Mathematica notebook. The Plot was made with data that I no longer have. I want to modify the label of one of the axes, without running the plot command again (since I ...
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ListAnimate for nested lists with two sliders

I have a very complicated function of three variables (a,b,c). Now I want to plot the function value as a function of a while ...
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Place legend without border above the plot

I use Mathematica 7.0 and as far as I know, there is not method PlotLegends, only PlotLegend. I want to set my legend - without background, shadow and frame - above my plot, as in the example belowe: ...
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multiple or variable x scales in [list]plot

I need to make a plot (in this case a ListPlot) in which the x (horizontal) scale varies: either piecewise linear or a single nonconstant function. The purpose is to plot data for graphs like this ...
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Options from Graphics command [duplicate]

What do it mean $[[1]]$ in the following command? Graphics[...][[1]] How about the following command? ...
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How to rescale the axes on a 3D graph?

I currently have a graph in which the x and y axes take values on the order of 10^-4. Which looks messy, ...