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Typing (and executing) expressions with multiple superscripts

I am trying to type (and evaluate) expressions of the following form: $$ G^{a,b} $$ into a mathematica. I've tried the obvious G^(a, b) or ...
0
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1answer
90 views

Replacing powers of $n$-th partial sums in the output of a function with $S[i]$ for $i = 1,\ldots,n$

I've written some simple code that, for various $N \geq 1$ and $k = 1,\ldots,N+1$ computes the $n$-th derivative of $\log S_N$ where $S_N(z) = \sum_{k=0}^N \frac{1}{k!}z^k$ as follows: ...
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1answer
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2answers
94 views

Listplot imaginary part of complex numbers

I have the following list w={{0.01,99 +0.00001414 I},{0.15,6.6370108 +0.003144129 I},{0.25,3.9515722 +0.00854493297 I},{6,0.10041 +0.28132187 I}} and I want to ...
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3answers
140 views

I need to remove a line from a ParametricPlot

What happens is that when I make this ParametricPlot: ...
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1answer
140 views

Plot one set of “x” with at least three sets of “y” in different scale

I'm sorry if the question is too obvious, but I haven't been able to find a straight answer for Mathematica. I have 1 set of "x" with at least 3 sets of "y" in different scales. I need to plot them ...
7
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167 views

Why PlotLegends doesn't give the legends ?

I am using Mathematica 9. The problem I have is with plotlengends, in particular, ...
0
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1answer
56 views

Getting message DSolve::conarg:

I want to solve a simple linear PDE about $p_0$ which is a function of ξ, ζ and τ. However, the boundary condition is defined at ζ = h, which is a function of ξ and ...
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0answers
62 views

Dsolve implicit solution to a Differential Equation [on hold]

I would like to know if there is a form that Mathematica can give me the implicit solution to an ODE. When I use Mathematica of Alpha it it always seem to solve it for y (the dependent variable) but ...
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1answer
46 views

Finding minimum value of an integrated function over an interval [on hold]

I am novice user of Mathematica and I am stuck with this question. I have to find the minimum value for this expression. where x[1,3]. I figure that to find the minimum I just need to ...
9
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4answers
411 views

Set of integers not divisible by smaller set of primes

Let $p_n$ be the sequence of prime numbers, and $s(x,n)=$ the set of integers less or equal than $x$ that are not divisible by $p_1,\dots,p_n.$ I can define it as follows: ...
3
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1answer
44 views

How to make DocumentationTools palette useable?

I am writing the documentation for my package using Wolfram Workbench 2. But when I open DocumentationTools under Palettes, I get this unpolished piece of junk: The top half is a total waste of ...
5
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1answer
113 views

Computing the Hurst exponent or fractal dimension of fractional Brownian motion

The Hurst exponent is related to the fractal dimension by noticing that the fractal dimension $D$ is equal to $2-H$, where $d$ is the intrinsic dimension and $H$ is the Hurst exponent, for 1-D ...
2
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1answer
116 views

How to solve three equations with four unknowns iteratively?

I have three equations of the form $\quad \eta = f(N1L, N2L)$ $\quad N1L = g(\eta, R)$ $\quad N2L = h(\eta, R)$ I want to eliminate $\eta$, so that I can get $N1L$ and $N2L$ for a range of $R$. I ...
0
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0answers
56 views

Differential equations with a complex variable

Is Mathematica able to handle ordinary differential equations where the variable itself is complex? I am looking for solutions of ODE systems of the form $$\left\{ \begin{align} i\frac{da_1}{dt} ...
0
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1answer
336 views

Searching for roots of complex function

I'm searching for roots of complex function $$ 2\imath q \ln(-2\imath k)+\imath\pi-2\imath \Im(\ln(\Gamma(1+2\imath q)))+\ln(\frac{\Gamma(1+\imath q-\imath q x/k)}{\Gamma(1-\imath q-\imath q ...
2
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1answer
63 views

ContextPath and autocompletion with subpackages

I'm developing a larger package which includes several subpackages. My problem is, that I can't introduce the symbols in the subpackages to the autocompletion by loading the main package, but by ...
0
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1answer
68 views

How to evaluate integrals over matrices [on hold]

Is it possible at all to evaluate integrals with respect to a matrix (dA, where A is a matrix) in Mathematica?
0
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1answer
65 views

Hypergeometric function with a matrix argument [on hold]

I am looking for the evaluation of a Hypergeometric function with a matrix argument as for example in Ploev and Edelman or as showcased in this Wikipedia article. From what I understand from ...
0
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0answers
34 views

Data acquisition from NI USB-6008, NI-DAQmx

I want to connect an interface from National Instruments to Mathematica in mac, i already download the driver Ni-DAQmx_Base_3.6 from NI page. How to tell Mathematica to dump data from the interface?
3
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1answer
74 views

Import iTunes xml data and convert it into a dataset or table

I have an xml file with song data from iTunes (https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/1012958/iTunes%20Library.xml) and I'd like to import it to Mathematica to do some statistics. I get an XMLObject like ...
5
votes
2answers
90 views

Advanced SQL-type select statements (filtering) on Datasets

I'm trying to improve on mathematica's handling of datasets. I'm currently writing this function that should do the following. Suppose I have a dataset with columns, e.g. ...
0
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0answers
49 views

Approximate the largest and the smallest values of the integral [migrated]

How do I solve this:approximate the largest and the smallest values of the integral for
0
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0answers
55 views

Frame ticks not showing in ListLogLogPlot [on hold]

I want to make the following plot: ...
5
votes
2answers
252 views

Plotting spherical surfaces

I am trying to make surface plots of squashed spheres. The spheres are defined by a list of points. For simplicity, consider the round sphere: ...
11
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2answers
326 views

Find maximum value of interpolation function - obviously wrong result

Minimizing and maximizing interpolation function has already been asked and answered, see here for example. Yet, I observe a strange behaviour. Well, I can understand that the wrong guess of ...
1
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0answers
64 views

CPU usage remains at 13% even after I quit the kernel

I use Mathematica 10.0.0, and after I run it for a while (a few simple commands for example) the CPU usage (Mathematica.exe) remains at 13% even after the calculations are over. I quit the kernel but ...
3
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2answers
220 views

How to create a 'shortest-path link matrix'?

I am currently struggling with a problem in Mathematica. I have a randomly generated weighted Barabasi-Albert graph and a corresponding demand matrix of the same size. I'm generating the graph with ...
10
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1answer
540 views

Mathematica 10 'Formatting Notebook Contents'

Mathematica 10 freezes while 'Formatting notebook contents'. This happens already during the startup of Mathematica and it takes a long time for Mathematica to recover. It can also happen when I am ...
0
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0answers
62 views

Is this the correct method in using bootstrapping to determine a lower confidence bound?

Quite often in industry, due to cost and schedule constraints, decisions must be made on small sample size data. I have 4 cycles-to-failure values resulting from running samples to failure in a ...
4
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2answers
137 views

VectorPlot differences between v9 and v10

The following code displays differently with v9 & v10: ...
5
votes
1answer
202 views

Optimizing Monte Carlo simulation of a Pred-Prey model

My assignment and code As part of an assignment for one of my classes, I'm trying to run a "massive" Monte Carlo simulation in Parallel on the follow model: ...
3
votes
1answer
99 views

Is undocumented \.bd = ½ bad to use?

I want to use \.bd which leads to ½ as part of the name of a symbol in the front end (e.g. ...
6
votes
1answer
198 views

Integral of x^p

Can anyone explain why Mathematica does not return a conditional expression that handles the case of p=-1 for Integrate[x^p,x]? ...
1
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1answer
86 views

references in a nested matrix

I have a nested matrix n: ...
5
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4answers
203 views

Speed up Schwarz-Christoffel mapping

I would like to ask your advice how to speed up Contour and Parametric plots in the following example. Let as start by defining a function ...
0
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0answers
28 views

DelaunayTriangulation in Mathematica V 7.01.0 [duplicate]

I have a list of 2D point coordinates in the form of {...,{xi,yi},...} and want to make a triangular mesh for it. By using DelaunayTriangulate function in Mathematica V7, it gives me something that ...
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0answers
42 views

Help with NDSolveValue

I have a small problem solving Schrödinger equation. Here's setup: ...
8
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1answer
134 views

ImageTransformation: polar to cartesian

I am working on something that requires the polar transformation of some images. I implemented this transformation with ImageTransformation: ...
3
votes
2answers
58 views

Adding Text to a ListLogLinearPlot [duplicate]

I have a problem with adding text to a ListLogLinearPlot plot. The text just doesn't show up anywhere. If I use the normal ListPlot, the text coordinates go perfectly wherever I want them to: ...
10
votes
1answer
164 views

Neumann boundary conditions in NDSolve over nontrivial region

The problem I would like to solve involves diffusion in the following region ...
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4answers
1k views

Time-series decomposition in Mathematica

I'm studying time-series in R with this book, and there is a nice command in R that creates decompositions. Inside Mathematica 9 the command can be executed as: ...
1
vote
1answer
137 views

Mapping points on the unit circle

I have a set of points P that are evenly spaced on a square grid of length 1... I would like to map these points to the circle of radius 1 as nicely as possible, while preserving relative positions ...
5
votes
1answer
170 views

Making flash cards with Mathematica

I've been trying to make flash cards to help me memorize some concepts in my technical classes this semester. Since Mathematica's (mathematical) type setting is so superb, I attempted to make flash ...
4
votes
1answer
86 views

Menu item “Interrupt Evaluation…” missing in V10

The menu item “Interrupt Evaluation…” seems to have disappeared in Mathematica 10 on OS X. Well, this is a bummer. I personally use Mathematica for very long calculations, and I was using this ...
5
votes
2answers
91 views

How to lookup by a string key after GroupBy? Inconsistent data type handling

This is relates to a bug was introduced in 10.0.0 and shall be fixed in 10.0.1 It also relates to an issue that has yet to be corrected. After applying GroupBy ...
2
votes
1answer
73 views

Plotting a region with thin cusps in high-definition via RegionPlot

I want a high-definition picture the real solutions $(s_1,s_2,s_3)$ of the system of inequalities $3 s_1^2 < (s_2 - s_3)^2 + 2 s_1(s_2 + s_3)\\ 3 s_2^2 < (s_1 - s_3)^2 + 2 s_2(s_1 + s_3)\\ 3 ...
2
votes
1answer
52 views

How to select elements with a specific style of a list?

Suppose I have a list: where 3 'up's of the list are red(I've made it to Cell Expression as follows). ...
3
votes
2answers
68 views

Why does Assuming[…] work in one case but not in another?

Why does this work Assuming[α > 0 && ϵ > 0 && t > 0, FullSimplify @ Integrate[(z^2 Exp[-α t (z^2 + ϵ)])/(z^2 + 1), {z, 0, ∞}]] ...
6
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1answer
58 views

Problem constructing Association tables with some operators

First, set up the example Dataset from the documentation: titanic = ExampleData[{"Dataset", "Titanic"}]; Why does this fail: ...

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