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

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How to make a filled Ellipsoid?

I want to make a filled Ellipsoid, but it seems Filling options doesn't work in Graphics ...
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How to plot periodic function's graphic?

How to plot periodic function's graphic? For example, f(t) = t when -5<t<5 && f(t+10) = f(t) ...
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ContourPlot shows only part of the contours [duplicate]

Consider these contour plots: f[x_,y_]:=Cos[x] + Cos[y] ContourPlot[f[x, y] == 0, {x, 0, 4 Pi}, {y, 0, 4 Pi}] ...
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can someone how to plot $x = c$ in a different color scheme? [duplicate]

Exactly as title says. I do not know why I am having so much trouble with this. I have googled many solutions and I cannot find a straightforward answer. Also, the only method I know is "Gridlines" ...
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Plotting data with 4 columns!

I'd like 3Dplot a list of data with 4 columns (these are mesh outputs): x1 y1 z1 Dose1 x2 y2 z2 Dose2 . . . which command i ...
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Combine 2D images perpendicular to each other [duplicate]

I would like to create a slice plot from multiple density plots in Mathematica. A solution for this probem has been posted in this forum before (Is there something like DensityPlot3D?). But how would ...
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Labelling of multiple BarChart elements with “Stacked” layout

I am trying to create a stacked BarChart where each BarChart has different ChartLabels. ...
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Plotting a matrix in 3D With specific ticks [duplicate]

I have matrix and I want to plot it in 3D ...
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Reducing quality of Graphics3D scene to improve performance?

ProteinData["SERPINA1", "MoleculePlot"] gives the detailed Graphics3D plot below. I'd like to make many small copies of this ...
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Is there a TwoColoring function of Graph object?

The following code shows the GraphUtilities package makes a problem for Graph object. I want to use a ...
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List plot joined with stair steps instead of diagonal lines

What's a simple way to plot a list of points so that they're joined with stair steps instead of straight lines between the points? I'd imagine something like... ...
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How to make a scatter plot from 2 images [closed]

How can two images be used to create a scatter plot, image 1 being the x axis, image 2 being the y axis, and the color of each plot point being the bin count?
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Can a large Grid of 3DListPlots be rotated by a single Dynamic control?

So I have a few hundred plots in a grid, that I thought would be nice to adjust the data view with a Dynamic slider. I'm using Jens solution for the Grid plotting here . Manipulating multiple plots ...
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How to combine multiple Graphics3D scenes into a single Graphics3D scene?

ProteinData["A2M", "MoleculePlot"] gives you a Graphics3D object below. I'd like to display multiple of these proteins in a ...
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Color Histogram3D by Bin Location

I am using a Histogram3D plot to view the correlation of the R & G of an RGB image. Naturally, I want the bins to have a color corresponding to their $x$, $y$ ...
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Plotting blends of colors over lists of lists in 3D

I have a list of lists containing spectral data, many thousands of points long. Each sublist contains 13 parts, and I need to plot them in 3D with a blend of RGB colors derived from the spectral ...
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Plotting an epicycloid

I am fairly new to Mathematica and I cannot figure out how to plot an epicycloid. I have plotted some neat looking things in my attempts, but can't make one. I am not looking to make an animation, ...
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How to exclude some points to make them more evenly distributed in a figure

If there are some points in a figure, how can I exclude some points to make them more evenly in the figure? 'Evenly' here can be defined as the number of points in each $0.01*0.01$ box is at most one. ...
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Intersection of two functions in SphericalPlot3D

How do I draw the intersection of these functions? ...
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How to plot a polygon and a line on the same graph?

I have to plot the line 1 + 4 t, 2 + 5 t, 1 + 12 t and the polygon with points {2, 3, 4}, {1, 4, 5}, {3, 3, 3} in the same graph to see if the line goes through the polygon. I was able to get them to ...
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Is there something like DensityPlot3D to visualize atomic orbitals?

I'm visualizing some hydrogen like atomic orbitals. For looking at plane slices of the probability density, the DensityPlot function works well, and with something ...
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Coloring Bifurcation Diagram

I have the following Pitchfork bifurcation: f[x_, r_] := r x - x^3 I was able to find some nice code on this site to draw up the Logistic Map. I have the ...
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Can't force UnitConvert to be evaluated in Plot

I'm trying to use new units support in Mathematica 9. When I Plot Quantity functions everything is OK. ...
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How to get the coordinates of the point that the mouse touch?

How to get the coordinates of the point that the mouse touch? When my mouse touch the picture that the Mathematica touch ,I hope it can return the coordinates?
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Manipulate and global assignments [duplicate]

I've a (perhaps too) basic questions that has been bugging me for a while. Manipulate seems to ignore global assignments. For instance the following does not result in the obvious output one would ...
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how to plot and animate an hyperbole? [duplicate]

I am an new user of Mathematica and learning basics so please guide me I tried to use this code ...
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Why is CountryData function failing?

I am unable to get the CountryData function to work. I have tried FinancialData, CityData, ...
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Plot above desired region

I would like to plot a real-valued function $f$ of two real variables $x,y$ but only over the region of the $x$-$y$ plane satisfying \begin{align} x>0, \qquad -x^{3/2} < y < x^{3/2}. ...
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Grid Lines in ListPlot

Why is Mathematica plotting a horizontal line at $y=2$ in the following example: ListPlot[Table[i,{i,1,10}],Frame->True,GridLines->None] How to get rid ...
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Several questions on how to make a ListLogPlot look pretty

1- I have the following curve which is the result of evaluation of some calculation. the curve should have value at zero. but in the plotting I can see there is a gap between the y-axis and the ...
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Method -> {“AxesInFront” -> False} for Graphics3D

I'm aware of two ways to manage positioning of Axes for Graphics3D: AxesOrigin and ...
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Adding a Sphere onto an existing 3D plot

I have a 3D plot. I need to add a small sphere marking the starting point, r[t] == 0. I'm pretty new at Mathematica and would greatly appreciate some help. ...
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ListPlot with PlotRange -> Automatic giving unexpected results in V.9

There seem to be a problem with ListPlot auto ranging in Mathematica 9. Here's my code: ...
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Labeling points of intersection between plots

There are several answers where Mathematica used mesh points to show graphically where curve intersections exist. For example: Marking points of intersection between two curves or Is there a better ...
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How can I convert colors to grayscale?

I want to change the above colored plot into a grayscale plot. I have tried this: CCGray[pic_?ImageQ] := Module[{}, ColorConvert[pic, "GrayScale"]]; but it ...
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Linking two differential equations

The solution and plot of the Differential equation is $\frac{d^2S(r)}{dr^2}+\frac{1}{r}\frac{dS(r)}{dr}-S(r)+3S^3(r)=0$ ...
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show density plot on US map

I have a bunch of data points in the form of {latitude,longitude}. How can I plot their density on a US map? Single points on the map do not show clearly their ...
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LogPlot of the calculated data in For Loop in Mathematica

I have the following loop, for calculating a data for different values of inputs. How I can plot the result at the end of For loop? Its not matter if the plot is inside or outside the loop, I just ...
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plotting the solutions of system of differential equations [duplicate]

The following code include the system of differential equations: ...
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Indicating the axes [closed]

I want to scale the $x$ axis of the plot by $x^0$ and the $y$ axis by $\tan x$. Is this possible ? Plot[Tan[x], {x, 0, 10}, PlotRange -> Automatic] EDIT: ...
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Specify values for X-axis and Y-axis ticks and control their format

I have following problem: I want to set the values for the X-and Y axis by myself, but the values (e.g. 0.800) are not plotted as I defined them (see image 0,8), mathematica removes the zeros. ...
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How to extract data from contour plot as a text file?

I have the following expression from which I want to extract data for a contour plot. ...
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How to fill between abscissa values?

How can I produce a fill (in a plot) that extends between two given abscissa values, and "infinitely" in the ordinate direction? (Of course, here "infinitely" just means "up to the top and bottom ...
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How to keep markers as dots in a joined ListPlot?

Consider the following typical interactive sequence. First I produce a ListPlot: OK, not bad, but I want those dots to be bigger, and also joined. First, I ...
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How to disable differential styles/markers/etc. for multiple entities?

For functions that can produce multiple "style-able" entities, Mathematica by default will give each such entity a different style. Similar conventions apply to other features, either by default, or ...
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Setting OperatorSubstitution to false causes Plot's labels of sufficiently small size not to appear in the specified typeface. Is this a bug?

If I set OperatorSubstitution to False, the labels of Plot will not use the typeface ...
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Position of axes labels

I have a 2D parametric plot like the following: ...
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Blank VectorPlot

I'm trying to draw a VectorPlot of a function that admittedly probably is not very well suited for such a plot. But at the moment I just get a white sheet and I ...
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Using Tooltip with Joined data on a plot

I have some data partitioned into three sublists: ...