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

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Scatter Plot of Lists

This is very similar to Make a scatter plot from two lists I have executed a = Import["file.csv"] b = Import["file2.csv"] and now have a {{1,2,3}} and b ...
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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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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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How to plot vector function r(t) = i + j + t*k

How can I plot the vector function $r(t) = i + j + t\;k$, where i, j, k are unit vectors, and t is the parameter of the function r.
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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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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 multiple lines with different filling styles and gridlines?

Here's a plot of some lines with different styles of filling and one gridline displayed: ...
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How can I create a phase plane? [duplicate]

I want to make a phase plane for an equation system. I want it to look something like a Mu-Space in Stat-Mech. Basically I want it to show the same system with various different initial condition ...
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ContourLabels issues

The ContourPlot generated by ...
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Plotting FindRoot solutions against one parameter, varying another

I'm writing my question wholly anew as it has changed its form a bit and I've got some actual code attached as well. I've got a system of equations for which I find numerical solutions with FindRoot. ...
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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: $ ...
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Plotting Intersecting Circles On A 2-D Plane

I am new to Mathematica and I would like to plot a number of circles all onto the same graph. I would like to visually observe which circles intersect each other. One constraint on all the circles is ...
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How to change the axes' origin and direction?

I have manipulated an image and want to ListPlot it. However, the result is not to my liking because the conventions for drawing images and plots are different. ...
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White Lines in Contour Plot and 3D Plot

This is a follow up question to the original question here (has a solution). I am plotting another different total potentials and for this particular case the repulsive potential is a rectangle (open ...
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“Stacked” BarChart with BarOrigin $\to$ Top makes y-tick marks negative

Bug introduced in 7.0 or earlier and fixed in 10.0.0 When BarChart layout is "Stacked", setting ...
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Plot of a R -> R^2 fuction [closed]

I have an algorithm that when you insert the parameter B, the function gives a solution {x,y}. How can I plot that? I tried ...
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StreamPlot slow in version 10

In version, 10 StreamPlot seems to calculate many more points along each streamline than necessary, compared to version 7. For example, from Mathematica ...
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Aligning multiple TimelinePlot's: PlotRange problem

Is there an effective method to specify PlotRange in TimelinePlot? ...
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Labels strangely rendered in PDF

I'm new to Mathematica so I apologize if this is obvious to answer. Anyway, using the following code (most of it is extraneous, to make the plot look the way I want) I plotted the Morse potential, ...
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PlotMarkers problem in ErrorListPlot, Mathematica 10

Bug introduced in 10.0.0, fixed in 10.1 I recently upgraded to Mathematica 10, very excited about the multiple undo function of course. However I very quickly noticed that if I specify a setting ...
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Bug(?) in version 10: Tooltip and ListPointPlot3D

Bug introduced in 10.0.0, persists through 10.1 The coordinates of a point in a three dimensional graph can be shown in a tooltip: ...
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Functional defined Ticks of LogLinearPlot does not work

Bug introduced in 10.0.0 and persisting through 10.1 or later version 10 $Version "10.0 for Microsoft Windows (64-bit) (June 29, 2014)" Consider three ...
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Glitch in Filling?

Bug introduced in 8.0 and persisting through 10.1 or later I ran into a problem while plotting and I was able to narrow it to this. Before I start "spelunking" I'd like to know if I am overlooking ...
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More Ticks::ticks errors in AbsoluteOptions in v10

Bug introduced in 10.0.0 . Bug remains as of 10.1 While the specific bug affecting Plot described in AbsoluteOptions prints error messages in V10 has been fixed ...
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Bug in plotting function using FindMinimum?

Bug introduced in 10.0.1 (or 10.0.0) and persisting through 10.1 or later While working on an answer to RegionPlot from NDSolve, I came across this strange behavior of ...
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Kernel sometimes quit after second evaluation of ListVectorPlot

But introduced in 10.0.0 and persisting through 10.1 (update: bug remains in 10.1 on windows) In Mathematica 10.01 Linux x386 execution of the expression ...
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PlotLegends in Show with listlog

I am struggling with proper plot legends in Show command for two plots created by LogListPlot command. ...
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Changing the width of BarLegend

Bug exists in 10.0.2 Is it possible to change the aspect ratio of the BarLegend in Mathematica? The option LegendMarkerSize, ...
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PlotLegends for ListPlot with more than 15 curves?

fixed in 10.1 (windows) I'm running into trouble getting the right PlotMarkers in the legend of a ListPlot of many curves. ...
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Why is my rasterized graphic blank?

Bug introduced in 7.0 or earlier, and persisting through 10.1 or later (OSX 10.10.2) Consider the following code: ...
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Missing tick in plot

Bug is present as of version 10.1 on OS X 10.10.3 update Still have problem in version 10.0.2 Consider this ...
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Save as pdf broken in version 10.0.2?

Fixed in 10.1 It looks like the save as pdf is broken after I update to version 10.0.2. The labels in the plot become a mess. Are there ways to fix it? The ...
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Label point on plot with image instead of text [closed]

I can use this code to label my points with text. ...
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Function for importing and plotting data from excel spreadsheet

I know this must be a very basic question, but I could not find any answers. I need to create a function that: 1) imports data from an Excel Spreadsheet, 2) assign specific information from this xlsx ...
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How to use Epilog with Tradingchart

I am making a Tradingchart with data returned from Financialdata. I find I cannot add a line to the chart by giving the option ...
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Barlegend with a different z span for ListDensityPlot

I would like to rescale the colors in a plot and to do this in the same way for the color bar. (So this enables me to have the color bar span a (z) range larger than than the data itself.) I got this ...
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Set fontsize using setoptions not working in DateListPlot

I'm trying to use SetOptions to set the global font size for DateListPlot plots. My problem is that this is not working. Event this simple test does not change the font size: ...
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Filling between more than two boundaries

Here is a simple example of what I am trying to do; fill the area described by the three inequalities: $$ y \le 11 + x \label{1} \tag{1}$$ $$ y \le 27 - x \tag{2}$$ $$ y \le ...
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Coordinates of MeshPoints

The output of a set of differential equations solved with NDSolve produces a series of curves and I need to obtain the spacing between these curves at a given level ...
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Why is there always a horizontal tail line on the parametric curve?

I am trying to create a smooth, piecewisely continuous and differentiable curve by using Mathematica's Floor function, which is as in: ...
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Plot a parametric equation in cylindrical coordinates

I'm looking for a way to plot this parametric equation on cylindrical coordinates. r = e^t theta = t+1 z = e^2t Any help would be appreciated
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How can I increase plotting resolution with RegionPlot3D? [duplicate]

I am trying to plot a region with RegionPlot3D, but I have some problems. Here's the code I use: ...
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Trying to plot solution curves on top of a direction field

I'm trying to do some diff. eq. homework that requires taking a general solution to a differential equation and graphing a series of possible solution curves over a direction field of the general ...