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

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Draw generalized k-ellipse using “the locus of points so that sum of the distances to the foci is constant” deffinition

My goal is to draw a family (for different distances) of 3-ellipse for equilateral set of foci. 3-ellipse definition is: "the locus of points so that sum of the distances to the three foci is ...
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Plotting solutions of differential equations with different parameters

I want to plot x[t], when i manipulate w from 0.1 to 1.5. Here is what I've attempted, which does not work as expected. ...
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Plot graphs in different colors

I am generating a set of plots and exploring how changing a parameter affects the plot shape. I want each plot to be a different color, but the color rule i'm applying seems to only work for the last ...
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intersection between function and plane

I try to solve a ODE system of equations and i want to plot the intersection of the 3D solutions with a costant plane. To do this i use the follow code: ...
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Plotting a list in real time

I would like to use Mathematica for a presentation and have a list plotted in front of my audience, one coordinate at a time. How would I go about plotting a list progressively in real-time, ie the ...
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For loop in Mathematica

I have set of statements ...
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MathLink Graphical Output (Plots) to File

In a custom Mathematica frontend based on MathLink I try to make use of plots produced in Notebooks. The idea is to write them to files whenever they get produced. According to C-code snippets I ...
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How to assign Subscript[C, i] to a Sum?

What I want to show is: Plot3D[ Sum[1000*Subscript[C, i]^2/(1000*Subscript[C, i] - 600)^r, {i, 1, k}], {k, 1, 30}, {r, 0.1, 1.5}] And, I want the list of ...
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Draw grid with points

How would I draw a grid with dots on specified intersections? The image below shows the basic idea: If I wanted to label the grid lines with index numbers or letters, how would I do that?
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LogLogPlot giving many error messages [closed]

I'm trying to do a LogLogPlot of the following function: ...
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2 Equations continuous at a point

I want to get continuous point between two equations. My equations are: ...
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Visualizing how the zeros for this function change as its input parameter changes?

I'm trying to explore how the zeros of a certain parameterized function change as its parameter changes. ...
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Cannot Plot Function

I cannot plot this function as I am getting errors. I am not sure what I am doing wrong. Seems to work when $$n \rightarrow 1,$$ but when $$n \rightarrow 2,$$ I get a whole bunch of errors and ...
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Errors when plotting Exp[-x]/x for large values of x [duplicate]

I am trying to plot a very simple function f[x_]:=Exp[-x]/x on a log-log scale like this LogLogPlot[f[x], {x, 10^(-5), 10^7}] ...
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Setting plot size within vector; dynamic slider (two part question)

I have a question about the size of a plot in mathematica. I'm working on some differential equations (a simplified model of heat transfer in a building). I've programmed it so that you can set ...
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3D Point in Epilog of Plot3D [duplicate]

When plotting in 2D you can add a Point to the plot using Epilog: ...
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Histogram plot with descriptive statistics on the plot

I am wondering in Mathematica Can we generate histogram plot with descriptive statistics, such as mean, median, and skewness, attached to the plot ? For example, we may place all the statistics to ...
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How can I change label colors in a colored chart?

I am trying to make a chart with labels, but I would like for the labels on the chart to be white for purposes of visibility. I am aware of the ...
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Parallel numerically integrated function can't be plotted

I've been working on a problem where I need to integrate a function numerically. The function is quite complex and it takes almost an hour for Mathematica to make a plot. To speed the process up I ...
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How to plot the output of a calculation with a changing variable

The following code successfully manages to plot the cross-section, and give me the maximum depth of a weld pool, for a given set of parameters. What I would ideally like to be able to do is to plot a ...
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Controlling ListPlot Line Colors

I am using ListPlot to display from 5 to 12 lines of busy data. The individual time series in my data are not easy to distinguish visually, as may be evident below, ...
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Plot periodic function from Dirac delta function [duplicate]

Sorry for my bad english. I need to plot periodic function from dirac delta: δT(t)=∑δ(t–n*T), where T - is a constant, and n=-20..20 And after them, plot new function fd=f(t)*δT(t) - discrete signal ...
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Extracting polygon color parameter from another variable [closed]

I'm a beginner with Mathematica, so this may seem like a simple question, though it's got me totally stumped. I'm trying to display several polygons and have the color of each polygon depend on the ...
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ListContourPlot3D doesn't use all points

Edited thanks to @Kuba: In the following example, ListContourPlot3D accepts an array of points spaced at intervals 0.1 apart throughout the volume, but seems to choose an arbitrary number of points ...
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How do I overlay multiple graphics on one plot? [duplicate]

I am plotting n spectrum using: ...
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Derivative of Interpolating Function [closed]

Let's assume that Sol is the solution of NDSolve, given as an InterpolatingFunction f InterpolatingFunction[{{0.,10.},{0.,100.}},<>] If I want to plot it, ...
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Question about a ParametricPlot with a shading grey family of lines and/or different sizes [duplicate]

So, I have this function of the polar angle $\theta$, with a varying parameter $t$: {Cos[\[Theta]] (1 + Sin[t]), Sin[\[Theta]]} and I want to draw it in a ...
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Formatting an equation on a plot

I am trying to label a plot with an equation. The problem is that Mathematica formats things almost well but not exactly. The parenthesis are of the wrong size, and the powers are not high enough. ...
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Implementing a Beeswarm plot in Mathematica

I am looking for a Beeswarm plot implementation in Mathematica. Consider the following data: ...
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Plotting lists, exact color values

I read some descriptions of similar problems but I cannot make them work in my example, I don't know why. I have list of 3 dim values to plot: x, ...
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Change ticks from number to hours

I have an unidimensional array (let's call it list)ranging from 0 to 86400, each one representing a second of a day (a day has 86400 secs). For example, ...
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Plotting the results of a system of equations

I believe this is a question of more list manipulation than plotting, but I hope you could help me. I solve numerically a system of equations of 3 variables, take only real solutions where one of the ...
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PlotRangePadding that's a fixed fraction of a plot's longest dimension

I am trying to produce plots of a region which can alternately become very long or very tall, and I would like to have some padding around it which is uniformly thick in both the horizontal and ...
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Error bar plot - no bars but rather point size determined by errors

Looking for a way to create an ErrorListPlot (x,y,error) with the radius of the PlotMarker ...
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Custom BoxWhisker Plot

I’d like to figure out how I can show my entire dataset overlaid on a box whisker plot. ...
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invert system of two parametric ODEs and plot results of do-loop

I can solve this system of parametric ODE (u is the parameter,while g,e and ...
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Line of best fit on LogLog plot

I have a LogLog plot, and i'm unsure about how to fit a line to it. The data represents a calibration curve. ...
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Changing Plot order for 3D printing

Alright, I got a my first 3D print done of a pseudosphere using parametric plot and a deflated sphere using a contour plot, but when I try ...
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How to change the format of FrameTicks

Here is a plot with the default frame ticks S1 = Plot[Sin[x], {x, -7, 7}, Frame -> True, Axes -> False] Now, if I define myself the range as well as the ...
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Multiple curves plotted with different colours [duplicate]

I am trying to use ColorFunction for 2 functions on the same plot. I only want the cubic equation to change colour. ...
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How to make list density plot in polar coordinates?

I have a matrix like this {{r1,a1,f1},{r2,a2,f2}...{rn,an,fn}} where r,a and f are the radius, angle and the function value at this given r and a. I want to make a density plot, but it seems that I ...
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How does PlotLegends actually work with ListPlot3D?

I'm sensing this might be a rookie mistake but normally I roll my own legends but decided to try the built in legends for a ListPlot3D. ...
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How to plot an implicit equation with separate dispersion lines of Lamb waves

I'd like to plot (to try reproduce) dispersion curves of Lamb waves as in http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lamb_waves But I can't to separate each lines. I was reduce the dispersion equations as X=ωd/Vs, ...
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ListLinePlot problem

OK, so here I got the solution of a numerically-solved PDE. I wish to plot in a graph, for a given time, the point x where the solution reaches 1/2. So here's the relevant string of code: ...
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Tick labels above axis [duplicate]

Is there any way to place tick marks on the x-axis above the axis? Note that I am talking about marks on the axis, not on a frame (because my graph has no frame). To be more specific, here's the ...
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Problem With 3D Contour Plot

So I am very new to Mathematica and I'm using version 9. I need to plot a function $f(x,y)$ such that $f(x,y)$ is equal to $y^2$ when $x > y$ and equal to $10 \sin(x)$ when $x < y$. I want two ...
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Highlight Pie in PieChart

PieChart has the nice functionality of highlighting a single pie when you click on it. It is then sticking out a little. See the following example: ...