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

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Filling graph between lines and plots

I would like to create a filling delineated by the plots and lines as specified below: ...
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Bincounting multiple data

I have 5number of single column data files and I imported all of them using data = Table[Import["hist501" <> ToString[i] <> ".txt", "List"], {i, 5}]. Now I want to determine the bincount of ...
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Bug with DateListPlot with ToolTip with NumberForm?

Is anyone able to confirm if this is a bug in version 10.1 on Windows 7 Pro? I am attempting to produce a DateListPlot with ...
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How to draw an ellipse [duplicate]

I'm new. I just started learning how to use Mathematica. I'm trying to draw an ellipse given by the implicit equation $y^2 = 1/625\,(330 625-529x^2)$. I cannot figure out how to do it.
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Iterator variable not blocked in ParametricPlot

Bug introduced in 10.0 and persisting through 10.2 or later It appears that perhaps the iterator variable r is not Block-ed ...
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Question RE DiscreteMarkovProcess Graph Labels

I'm trying to label the arc's of my Markov chain with symbols like $\alpha$, $\beta$, etc., to show how the Markov chain looks abstractly. So, I did this... ...
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How to Fill ContourPlot

Given a contour plot such as function = Cos[c] + Cos[a] pltc = ContourPlot[function == 1/2, {a, 0, 4 Pi}, {c, 0, 4 Pi}]; How can I color the regions in which ...
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Fixed colors for fixed values in contourplot legend

I am trying to make a contour plot of a gravitational potential, consisting of a sum og different potential.s. I would like to plot them separately with a BarLegend that has the same colors for the ...
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Plotting six chosen rows of a matrix

I have a matrix,W, whose dimension is n x n, each entry is a number. I need to plot only the values of six rows, namely those ...
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blank part in the contour plot [duplicate]

Why did my listcontourplot have some blank part like the below? I've checked that my data is in the range of [2.5, 4]. Is it because that it changes so fast??
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How to draw a tropical surface?

By definition, a tropical surface in $\mathbb R^3$ is the set of points $(x,y,z)$ where the maximum $f=\max(f_1,f_2,\dots,f_n)$ is attained at least twice, here $f_i$ stand for some linear functions ...
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Problem with using GraphicsColumn

I have three plots defined as: ...
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ContourPlot looking choppy [duplicate]

I want to plot a simple curve, the bifolium (x^2+y^2)^2-yx^2=0. I entered n=1/2; ContourPlot[(x^2 + y^2)^2 - y x^2 == 0, {x, -n, n}, {y, -n, n}] into mathematica and got the plot which looks very ...
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listcontourplot on a sector of a circle [duplicate]

s = Import["Desktop/tension.xlsx"]; ListContourPlot[s, Contours -> 10, PlotLegends -> Automatic] In fact, it is a contour of a circular part from (2,0) ...
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Vector Plot of a linearly varying cantilever

I want to drawing with Vector Plot a deflection and slope of a linearly varying cantilever. And with Contour Plot it works but with Vector Plot it didn't. Here is the code: ...
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Setting Fixed Axis

Is it possible to prevent the values of axis of a 3D plot from moving? If I run this code: ...
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Customizing X-axis label for groups of 7 (weeks)

I have a set of data organized as a list where each list entry represents a day of the week. The data starts on a Sunday. It represents about 5 months of data. Each element of the list is ...
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3D box dimensions

How can I set the dimensions of the box of a 3D function, without influencing the function? For example I want to see this function ...
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1answer
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Problem with AxesOrigin option in ListPlot

Please compare the output of these two similar codes: ...
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Streamline Plot from velocity discrete values

I solved Navier Stokes equation in C for lid driven cavity flow and extracted converged values of u velocity and v velocities in ...
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Strange artifacts on graphics saved as PDF

I have a problem when plotting 3D graphs. Plotting any graph with the default settings using Plot3D, e.g. ...
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Draw sample functions from Gaussian Process prior

Previously, I have written implementation codes of Gaussian Process regression in Python and Matlab. However, for better interaction and visualisation, I am currently working on implementation in ...
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Stability Boundaries via Routh-Hurwitz Criterion

I'm attempting to determine the stability boundaries of a 2nd order system via Routh-Hurwitz stability criterion. That is to say, I need to compute when a polynomial, which is in terms of variables ...
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Why does Plot try symbolic values?

I have the following code: Test[a_] := (Print[a]; a*2) Plot[Test[a], {a, 0, 10}, PlotPoints -> 5, MaxRecursion -> 0] This should plot ...
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RegionPlot returning a number

Bug introduced in 10.0 and persisting through 10.3 or later I had updated my mathematica to version 10 few days ago. And I had been shocked by the following fact: ...
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How to make a 3D plot of $(x^2+y^2-1)^2+(y^2+z^2-1)^2+(x^2+z^2-1)^2=0$ [closed]

How can I make a 3D plot of $$(x^2+y^2-1)^2+(y^2+z^2-1)^2+(x^2+z^2-1)^2=0$$ Does the above equation describes the same region as $$x^2+y^2\le 1\wedge y^2+z^2\le 1\wedge x^2+z^2\le 1$$
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How to make a ArrayPlot/MatrixPlot in polar coordinates?

in fact, I want to plot a image like: Fig1 The picture above is from a paper Zhou K.-J. et al. 2014 about ion up-flow of ionosphere. In MATLAB, there is a specialized function ...
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Different Order of Magnitude on Distinct Interval Plot Axes

I have a function as defined below: y[x_] := 9*10^-9*(Exp[x/(2*23*10^-3)] - 1) I am trying to plot this function for the range ...
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Some problems about ListPlot3D, plot 6 faces of a 3D region [duplicate]

I get the data of six faces of a 3D region. ...
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Plot roots of polynomial system of equations in 3 variables

I have the two equations $x^2 + 2y^2 + z^2 = 1$ and $xz -y^2 = 0$ I want to plot the roots in 3D. i.e the coordinates $x,y$ znd $z$
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How to change the radius markers and number of concentric circles in a polar plot?

I'm using PolarPlot to plot a function in [0, 1] in a log scale plot, capped at -40 dB, as in the following example: ...
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How do I apply a conditional append rule to plot randomly chosen points?

I'm working on an attempt at forming a sort of "Mandelbrot" set using Newton's method and randomly chosen points. Effectively I need to define a loop for Newton's method to determine whether my points ...
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random discrete data 3D plot

I get the random discrete data as follows ...
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Right-aligning variable-length rotated tick labels

I have a list of data where each point should have a label. I would like the labels to be below the plot, where tick labels usually are. This is what I have so far: ...
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Dashed 3D plot: dashes run together

When I use the Dashed option in my 3D parametric plot, the dashing looks very muddy and the dashes are running together. For example, I plot the below code, right ...
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Plotting solutions of systems in complex plane

I'm interested in plotting solutions of systems of polynomials in the complex plane, in the following way. Let $f_1,\ldots f_s$ be complex polynomials in variables $x_1,\ldots x_n$. I know how to ...
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Make a colored ListPlot

Basically I have a set of 3D points, such as {3,4,3} or {4,1,4}. Instead of plotting the points in a 3D space, I want to plot the x,y coordinates of the points on the 2D plane and use the z coordinate ...
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Improve appearance of ListPointPlot3D with respect to Plot3D

I solve a PDE of which solution is physically a probability density $p$. Due to the algorithm the result is a $n\times m$-matrix which will be plotted by ...
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Plotting a 4dimensional spherical function In mathematica [duplicate]

Im trying to plot the results of the schroedinger equation for hydrogen in mathematica this is the function I defined: ...
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Plot a function of multiple variables, with all but one are fixed

I have a function of multiple variables that I want to plot. The function is a bit complicated as this ...
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How can I project a Torus along the x-axis?

Making a Torus seems simple enough, but how do I project it along the x-axis? For example, I want to rotate this: And make it look like this: Thanks for who can help!
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Plotting curves with different filling styles and gridlines? [duplicate]

Here's a plot of some lines with different styles of filling and one gridline displayed: ...
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Tooltip pointer in ParametricPlots

ParametricPlot[{ Cos[u]^v , u}, {v, 0, 1}, {u, 0, Pi/2 }, Mesh -> {5, 5}] ParametricPlot[Tootip[{ Cos[u]^v , u}, {v, 0, 1}], {u, 0, Pi/2 }] How to introduce ...
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ContourLabels issues

The ContourPlot generated by ...
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Behavior of TimelinePlot with multiple datasets of associations

Bug introduced in 10.1 and fixed in 10.3 The following TimelinePlot behaves as I would expect: ...
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How to plot three related differential equations in Mathematica?

Eq1: $ \frac{1}{3\phi}=\left[\frac{x}{x+1}\frac{d^{2}}{dx^{2}}+\frac{2x+1}{(x+1)^{2}}\frac{d}{dx}\right]{\phi^{2}} $ Eq2: $ ...