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

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Why setting PlotPoints make my 3d contour plot broken?

I'm trying to make a iso surface plot from some data using ContourPlot3d. My data is a 3 dimension data with form like {{x,y,f[x,y]},...}. I first make this data ...
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Why does StreamColorFunctionScaling refuse to turn off?

Consider this simple streamline plot: StreamPlot[{-y/10, x/10}, {x, -1, 1}, {y, -1, 1}, StreamColorFunction -> Function[{x, y, u, v}, Hue[v]]] The ...
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Controlling what is plotted in a multi-curve plot

My question is on trying to cut off certain plots within a Plot with multiple expressions being plotted. I want to be able to stop the two dashed-line plots at ...
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3D plot of a solid of revolution

I'm trying to rotate the area between the graphs of $y=3$ and $y=x^2$ around $y=1$. I'm not attempting to just find the area as that would just be ...
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ListVectorPlot3D invalid dataset [duplicate]

I have generated a dataset which seems to fine according to the help page of Mathematica for a ListVectorPlot3D but, it says it is not a valid set. I have given the data set below, could someone ...
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How to assign special colors to the output of DensityPlot?

I have created the following function for plotting ...
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scatterplot from 3d table

I am using this code: ...
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More stream lines in a ListStreamPlot

To provide a bit of background, I have a set of wind flow data from a two-dimensional computational fluid dynamics simulation in an urban environment. The data that are returned from the simulation ...
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Piechart-how to wrap the words

In my pie chart, it's almost there. Can I wrap some words? like putting "Profit versus Objectives" t0 three lines, but still in the right sector. ...
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Plots using TextAlignment with SwatchLegend to left align multi-line items

I have Legends that stretch over multi-lines and the only way I can get them left aligned is by adding white space to the end of the legend item. Does anyone know if there is a way to use ...
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Strange filling

I observed some strange behaviour when plotting a function with filling. The code is as follows: ...
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Plotting bipartite graph from adjacency matrix

I have an $m\times n$ matrix $A$ representing the adjacencies between the nodes of a bipartite graph. Specifically, the nodes are arranged in two partitions, of $m$ and $n$ nodes respectively, such ...
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ListDensityPlot with discrete bins [duplicate]

We consider a table of the form data = Flatten[Table[{i,j,f[i,j]},{i,1,ni},{j,1,nj}],1] The function f[i_,j_] has been made ...
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plot Contourplot simple

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Preparing 2d plots for publication

When it comes to plotting a data my general attitude is to avoid post processing (say with adobe illustrator) as much as possible. To follow this strategy I would like to prepare publication-ready pdf ...
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Contour coloring and (List)ContourPlot projection

I have two questions concerning (List)ContourPlots. Since they are related to a single visualization desire, I have combined the questions into a single post. I'm hoping that they will be easy to ...
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Plotting attributes of vertices in WattsStrogatzGraphDistribution[n, p, k]

I have a graph WS = RandomGraph[WattsStrogatzGraphDistribution[n, p, k]]. I need to plot several characteristics of each v: the ...
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How to plot this function?

I'd like to plot the function $f$ in this answer http://math.stackexchange.com/a/788818/66096 Let $h(x) = \begin{cases} e^{ -\frac{1}{1 - (1-2x)^2}} & \mbox{ for } 0<x < 1\\ 0 & ...
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Componentwise Addition of TemporalData

I'm a little confused with the TemporalData structure in Mathematica, in the sense that it doesn't seem to behave like a list. What I'd like to do is plot the sum ...
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Plot solution of equation with shift

For example I have an equation $F[x,y]==0$. Let $S$ is a set of solutions of equation. $(a,b) \in S \leftrightarrow F[a,b]=0$. I wanna draw a set $\{(a,b) + \operatorname{grad} F (a,b) : (a,b) \in ...
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ListDensityPlot

In Mathematica help it's written that: ListDensityPlot[array] -> generates a smooth density plot from an array of values. ...
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How to create Line Chart with real third coordinates?

I would like to generate something like 3D Line Chart in Excel. Like the following figure but including third coordinates. Example I have a set of 2D data combied with 1D spatial data. ...
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Label x-axis of Plot with power of two values

I want to make a plot similar to LogLinearPlot, but with power of 2 ticks instead of 10 on x axis. ...
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Perspective transformation of a 2d streamplot

I have a two-dimensional streamline plot from a fluid dynamics simulation. I am wondering: is it possible to somehow allow Mathematica to treat the streamline plot as a plane in three-dimensional ...
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How do I make the color of arrowheads in a graph different from the colors of the arrows?

I'm graphing a Markov process mp = DiscreteMarkovProcess[{1, 0, 0}, ({ {0.6, 0.1, 0.3}, {0.2, 0.7, 0.1}, {0.3, 0.3, 0.4} })]; and would like ...
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How to use PlotRange -> All with ListLogLinearPlot?

Bug introduced in 8.0 and fixed in 10.0.0 I would like to generate a ListLogLinearPlot that automatically shows all the data points. However the option ...
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Suppress negative y-axis in ListLinePlot even if all values are zero?

I have some lists that will always contain non-negative values, sometimes all zeros. Whatever non-negative values appear in the list, I would like the plots to appear without a negative y-axis. I'll ...
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Strange opacity behavior

I edited my question and included the code: here I make the general definitions for the parametric plots I have to do later (these are simply the definitions of the x and y coordinates of the points ...
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How to plot a consecutive set of data?

I want to plot a series of data point: ...
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ParallelTable and plotting result of own define funtion

I define function which return a list of numbers ...
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“Legended” not working with “Plot” or “LogLinearPlot”

Version 9 has a new option Legended, which I find appealing since it should allow me to add individual expressions/curves to a legend, but it doesn't seem to be ...
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Having problems with ListPlot and a PaddedForm wrapper

I defined a function f[x_] = x^3 2 x. Then I had to construct a table showing vertically, the values of f corresponding to x on ...
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Can't plot recursive function

I am new to Mathematica and now I could use some help. Trying to plot any of these functions generates a $RecursionLimit exception and I am wondering why. ...
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Switching the plot variable when plotting a two-variable function as a single variable function with a parameter

I would like to make easy to change the variable for which I am making a set of plots. Say I want to plot Sin, Tan, Cos and other functions of the same argument. To quickly switch from plotting it as ...
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How do I plot two Gaussians/normal distributions with 2 different means and 2 different standard deviations?

This is probably very easy for someone with more experience, but I am trying to plot only two Normal distributions, but for some reason my Method plots 4, instead of 2. I have: ...
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List density plot for non-uniform data

I am trying to make a density plot to show the data that can found here. I tried with GNUplot previously. The result of GNUplot density plot for a rectangular set of data. I am able to do this only ...
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Why does Dynamic for PlotRange in ListLinePlot prevent the proper range from being used?

I am using Manipulate to simulate Brownian motion. I want to be able to zoom in. Thus, I want to use Dynamic for the ...
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How to make lines in Plot Legends wider?

1.- How to put DASHED lines in the Legend? 2.- How to give Style to {20,Bold} to all "Expressions in Legend? (I use LegendMarkSize for make lines wider than default fine style ) ...
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Zooming into animated plot

Let's say I have the following animation: Animate[ParametricPlot[{Cos[a t], Sin[a t]}, {t, 0, 1}], {a, 0, 2Pi}, AnimationRate -> 0.1] Is there a way to ...
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SmoothHistogram with sharp boundary [duplicate]

When using SmoothHistogram (to plot probability distribution function), I noticed that the edge of the figure is automatically smoothed towards zero probability. ...
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How to put the values/points in a loop into a plot? [duplicate]

I've already make the do loop..it has 200 points..how am i going to put those points into a plot?do i need to make a list@table before doing the plot?here's my loop example, ...
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LogPlot and LogLogPlot do not output their legends correctly

When I give lists of functions to LogPlot or LogLogPlot with the option of PlotLegends, ...
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Stacked Line Graph with fragmented data

Let's start with what I already found on the internet: ...
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Adjust the opacity of the lines in a ListPlot

Here is what I am trying to plot: ...
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How to save the results in an identical Excel file (.xls) in each iteration of a Do loop

Assume the following code (Below code is just an example to clearly illustrate my problem): ...
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Plotting plain data (single value lists) in 3D

Some Chemistry data sets I am trying to plot some titration data with Mathematica. I have done 4 experiments and gathered around 70 pH points (one for each milliliter) during each session, and ...
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How to make list plot when all information is in a single list

I want to make a plot , where the data is structured like so { {"l1", "l2"}, n1, n2, n3} } The values in the inner sub list are labels which are associated with ...
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Multiple plots on same graph for different parameter?

I would like to be able to Plot a function (with an implicit Integrate command) with various values for a certain parameter ...