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

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Interpolation steeply drops to 0 beyond data

I use Interpolation on unstructured 3-D-Data to visualize different regions via RegionPlot. A problem I run into is that the interpolating function steeply drops to zero beyond my set of data. This is ...
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Why are the two shades of the same color in this figure?

Given $S \subseteq \mathbb{C}$ I am trying to plot $f(S)$ for given complex valued function $f$ Looking at other answers on this site for similar questions, I came up with this ...
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Plotting region $f(S)$ for given complex function $f$ and $S \subseteq \mathbb{C}$ [duplicate]

I have a function $f: \mathbb{C} \rightarrow \mathbb{C}$ and I want to be able to see the effect of $f$ on any particular region of $\mathbb{C}$ e.g. what happens to the unit disk under this ...
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How to produce multiple plots from a multiple data sets

I have a number of lists and want to plot all of them vs each other. E.g.: l={ {a,2,5,4,6}, {b,4,6,6,2}, {c,2,8,3,5}, {d,1,5,2,5} } Now I want multiple plots ...
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Why doesn't Mathematica divide out the Kelvins?

I thought I understood Mathematica V9 units. However, I can't get these numbers to plot, or even to come out to a nice clean unit of mass (say grams). The Kelvin's ...
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Using two color functions in a MatrixPlot

I'm trying to use two color functions within one MatrixPlot in Mathematica. Is it possible to do this? For example, using a very simple matrix: ...
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Mathematica not plotting whole logarithmic function

I am trying to use the following input Plot[Log[E,x+1],{x,-50,50},PlotRange->50] however the output is: How can I adjust it so the line goes down to ...
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ListPlot under conditions Part II

I have a data file containing several columns and thousands lines of data. Below I present a small portion of it, in order to express my issue: ...
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How to show multiple images with a for loop

I wrote a simple application(I put the code in the end) to detect the parallel line pairs in the following picture: It returned three pairs of parallel line: ...
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How to set a zero offset for the frame origin?

I want to set a zero offset for the frame origin. In other words, the horizontal axis should start at exactly the lower bound, instead of having a small offset. For example, in the figure below, ...
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ContourPlot Legend with colorbar for arbitrary contour values

I have a ContourPlot in which I have specified the contour-values myself as Contours->{0.01, 0.05, 0.1, 0.2, 0.3}. I would like to get the corresponding contour-values to be shown in the color-bar in ...
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Mathematica 8: ContourPlot finding out max and min function values [duplicate]

I have a ContourPlot where I have let Mathematica draw the contours automatically. I would like to extract the zmax and zmin contour values that have been determined internally so that I can pass them ...
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RevolutionPlot3D: revolving around a line NOT an axis [duplicate]

Is it possible to revolve a function around a line instead of an axis? For instance I would like to revolve the quadratic function: f[x_]:=-0.45(x-1.5)^2 ...
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Manipulating Frame labels when legends are also there

I am plotting a few curves inside a frame with labels on three of its sides; left, right and bottom. I want legends to be places at the top. The problem which I am facing is that the top label ...
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ArrayPlot and non-integer PlotRange

There seems to weird bug regarding non-integer PlotRange in ArrayPlot. For example... ...
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Parallelize plotting

I'm using Mathematica to make a few 3d plots. For the sake of generality, let's say they are unrelated to each other (so I can't imagine making a table out of them). However, the machine I'm using has ...
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Legends for multiple curves

Dear users I am a new member here and I would like to ask a question about PlotLegends. I have multiple curves and want to make their legends bit more visible. ...
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Can BoxWhiskerChart show both the median and outliers at the same time?

Is there an easy way to make BoxWhiskerChart show both the outliers and the median line? g1 below shows outliers but not the ...
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Tooltips with Popupmenus, can't supress the popups prior to clicking

I'm trying to add popupwindows to tooltips for points on an ErrorListPLot but all the popupwindows appear on screen immediately when I run the command below that plots the graph. After closing all ...
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Manipulate showing the trajectory of a particle along a parametric curve

I have a particle which follows a certain trajectory given by rx and ry ...
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ListLinePlot not showing filling

My code is ...
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Why don't rules applied inside ContourPlot3D work?

The output of the following code is the same as the input. ...
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Use the same scale for two ListContour plots [duplicate]

I have two ListContourPlots which have different min and max height values. ...
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How can the behavior of InterpolationOrder->0 be controlled?

In ListPlot and Interpolation, the option InterpolationOrder->0 uses two different ...
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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 ...
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Extracting the coordinates of a point of interest from a ListDensityPlot

How can I extract coordinates from a list density plot. Example plot of interest: I need to place two points on either side of the center white circle and calculate the distance between them. My ...
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How to plot 2D plot against two functions [closed]

I need to Plot two functions one is on x-axis and second on y-axis, both function have common variable $x$. The two functions are ...
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How Do I Plot Histograms and Binomial Distributions Side by Side?

Here is the code I thought might yield up two histograms and two binomial distributions plotted side by side: ...
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Combination of a Contourplot and a Graphics Object

I want to combine the following to graphs. ...
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Color of a plane in Contourplot3D

I have the following code example: ...
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Plotting function with Dynamic parameter

I'm trying to get this code working: a = 2; func[t_] := Dynamic[t + a]; Plot[func[t], {t, -5, 5}] The idea is: I'd like to have the dynamic parameter a change ...
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Plotting list-valued interpolating function [duplicate]

I have an interpolation function which returns a list, e.g.: f=Interpolation[{{1,{1,2,3}},{2,{4,5,6}}}]; When I try to plot it, I get single-colored curves. ...
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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 ...
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How Do I Plot A Binomial to the Right of the Origin?

I'm having a seven element binomial distribution: BinomialDistribution[7, 0.5], x],{x, 0, 8}] I would like to locate to any arbitrary point on the X axis. Mathematica will let me have eight columns on ...
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Plotting a dynamical NonlinearModelFit Function

Currently I'm playing around with dynamics and the NonlinearModelFit function. To be precise, I want to fit a function the data, which range I want to specify ...
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How do I append a graph to last column of a table?

rmsdata= Partition[ReadList["RMStabledata.txt", Number],29] ...
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How to find the zero of a function?

I want to find out when a function has a real root. I first made a RegionPlot3D when the function is zero. ...
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How to increase font-size of Text in ShowLegend

The default font-size of Legend text generated using ShowLegend[] is too small. How does one increase this? The code I am ...
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how can I convert a Grid object to a Graphics object?

I have a figure (which is by combining different plots) that I generated using Grid[]. The problem is, I want to specify the ...
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How can I plot a polynomial at a specified set of x values?

I want to plot the following polynomial: ...
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How can I build a GraphicsGrid of fixed size that rearranges the empty plots?

OK, let's make one final attempt; they say the third time is the lucky one! Following @rm-rf 's suggestions, I will try to be as clear as I can. My Mathematica code reads and plots simultaneously ...
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Plot of a function which includes numerical integrals

I want to make a 3D plot of two variable i1 and b1. The dependent variable results from a pay-off function ...
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Epilog->Text placement on LogLogPlot

Hopefully this is a simple question. I'm trying to overlay some text on top of a LogLogPlot using Epilog and ...
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How to plot results of Dsolve

I could not figure out how to get a plot of the results of my coupled differential equations. I am sure that the equations are written correctly. I tried solving a basic Lotka Volterra set of ...
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ListDensityPlot controlling the number of colors

Is there a way to set the number of colors used in ListDensityPlot. I am using "Rainbow" as follows: ...
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How to change the LabelStyle only for one axis?

I want to modify the style of just one axis, but I'm stuck with something like Plot[x^2, {x, 0, 3}, LabelStyle -> Red] which of course modifies both axes. How ...
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plotting hypergeometric functions

Does anyone know why a plot of a hypergeometric function turns out differently in Mathematica than in Maple? The function I'm plotting between x=-30 and +30 is: ...
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how to change the distance between tick mark and tick label

On similar lines as Is there an option to change the space/distance between tick labels and axes labels for plots? but I would like to reduce the distance between the tick mark and the tick label that ...
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Convert a number to a string to use in plot axes label, but keep the exponent

This seems to be a simple, but useful question. I am plotting a basic function: ...
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Plotting a 2D shape along a 3D parametric function curve

Say I have a 3D curve that is parametrically defined. How would I be able to plot shapes like figure 8s whose centers are aligned along the 3D curve? Say the curve was: ...