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Cluster entities by attributes

I can plot the population of zip codes in NY with something like ...
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Is there a LogBeta function like the LogGamma?

In a computation, I need Log[Beta[alpha+j,beta-j+n]] of some kind. Is there a LogBeta function built-in to avoid any under/over ...
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Sum over multiple indices

I would like to be able to enter the following left hand side of an identity. I can write the right hand side (i think) but am not sure about the left. The Left hand side is ...
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1answer
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Random Variate from a transformed Distribution

I would like to simulate random variates from a transformed distribution of a joint distribution and a constant. i.e. ...
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Get rid of lists (and curly brackets) inside recursive calls [on hold]

with proceeding further in Mathematica, I constructed a some functions, that I want to evaluate. The problematic one looks something like this: ...
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Trouble understanding NeumannValue and Inactive/Formal PDEs

I read all documentation about the Finite Element Method in Mathematica 10, and I read some questions here, but I'm still unable to properly understand how to use the ...
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Importing sobj sage objects?

I have a sage-math object . It used to be sage could send data to Mathematica directly but the function appears to have broken with Mathematica 9 (http://trac.sagemath.org/ticket/13892). How can I get ...
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Centering histogram bars over axis values

I'd like to center the bars in my histograms over the correct values of the x-axis. Here is a simplified example: The most common value in the dataset is zero, but glancing at the histogram this ...
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version 5 & OS X 10.9

Can I use V. 5 mathematica on my MacBook Air with OS X 10.9?I have this old version of Mathematica which I bought when I was using OS X 10.4. I cannot now afford to upgrade to V. 10. I have not ...
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InverseFourierTransform of simple function takes forever

i'm quite new to Mathematica. I'm trying to do something along the lines of: ...
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Coefficients of a polynomial in powers of 10

Can I express a polynomial function in Mathematica in power (ScientificForm) ? I was trying: ...
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Return the incomming expression on false

when I have an expression, that is unknown to mathematica, it is returned exactly the same, as it was called. For example SeeFlyingPigs[1,2] called on the line ...
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RegionPlot of a function determined from NDSolve solution

I am trying to make use of RegionPlot for the numerical solution obtained via NDSolve. I have seven coupled equations(RG equation) where I want to vary the initial condition for ...
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3answers
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Find Unconnected Subregions

If I have a region, how can I identify sub regions that may be disconnected, if any exist? region defines a rectangular region given two diagonally opposed ...
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solving singular matrix [duplicate]

Hello I have a matrix that is singular, and i wanted to use linear solve to solve it but that doesn't work with mathematica. The matrix given as a list looks like this: ...
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parsed matrix not deleting elements in adjusted matrix

I have a matrix that has been parsed to delete certain rows and columns, as well as delete certain elements on the diagonal on the matrix. The problem is that it does this in theory when i take the ...
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1answer
45 views

How to select a list from a list?

I have a list contains three vertices of a triangle. ...
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Prevent Simplify from using cot

I have the following problem. I got a huge equation to simplify and in there are numerous $\cos(x)$ and $\sin(x)$ terms and now it happens that Simplify changes terms like $(...+\cos(x)*a+...)$ to ...
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Get rid of Error Function: How to get rid of sequential appearances of error function?

We have a function as e[t_] :=(E^(-t^2)) Cos[0.1 t] and we must evaluate below integration (However I used the variable x ...
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BSplineSurface problem

Why does the result of this function is straight line.If problem is in the order of my points, what order is correct? ...
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Find $\phi$ as function of $\theta$ for Villarceau circle in a torus

May I request for your indulgence, to enable Villarceau circles visualization made by the tip of a line rotating inside a circular torus if possible based on unification of parameters. Villarceau ...
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1answer
107 views

Write Integer powers as products

I need to wirte all occasions of (a+b)^3,Ftp^2, Sin[th]^2, ...etc as (a+b)*(a+b)*(a+b), Ftp*Ftp, Sin[th]*Sin[th], ...etc ...
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Help to numerically solve ODE

http://math.stackexchange.com/questions/912076/time-period-of-ode Trying to numerically compute and compare the time period of an oscillation with the analytical solution suggested by Robert Israel. ...
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Using assumptions when calling Simplify from Collect

I am quite new to Mathematica, so please be patient ;) I have a very long equation that I have to sort for powers of a variable called e and that I want to ...
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Polar Plot Confusion [on hold]

Make a Manipulate that places a green point on the rose r=a+Sin[θ] at the point {r[t] Cos[t],r [t]Sin[t]}. You do this by using ...
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MathematicaPolarPlot Question [on hold]

Using this as an example PolarPlot[{1,Sin[3 θ]},{θ, 0, 2 π}] Now consider the family of polar curves r=a+Sin[3 θ] as we vary ...
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1answer
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Compiling If statement

I have this code: ...
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Method options for DensityPlot and ContourPlot

What Method options are allowed for DensityPlot and ContourPlot? I am unable to find this ...
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31 views

Background color does not display in InputField unless Appearance option is also specified

I get the same behavior for v.10.0.2 and v.9 with OS X (10.9.5) : No background color is displayed in InputField if I just set properly the option. For example, ...
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1answer
104 views

How do I plot results of complicated calculations in Mathematica?

I am new to Mathematica and am struggling with making plots of how features of solutions vary with parameters. For example, I can find the eigenvalues and zeroes of a Sturm Liouville problem (showing ...
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1answer
82 views

Time Series Analysis - How does it Difference?

In languages other than Mathematica (especially R) if you want to do any time series analysis, you must always difference the series according to some feature of the series in order to satisfy at ...
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2answers
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Touble Discretizing a ParametricRegion; Joukowsky Map and Wing Profiles

I'm trying to compue a mesh of full 2D region delimited by the a circle transformed with a Complex map. ...
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1answer
60 views

(Tree) Graph Layout

I am trying to draw a graph in a tree-like form. I can't use TreeGraph because what I am drawing is not properly a tree (has loops) so TreeGraph won't draw it. Here is the code: ...
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1answer
148 views

How can I improve ContourPlot to get smooth curve?

I am working on the ContourPlot to creat contour line of a InterpolatingFunction recently. This is my data. This is my simple ...
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1answer
44 views

Normalize centrality measures

How I can normalise centrality measures? Can I use Normalize function? I give example of unnormalized measures ...
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103 views

Can I define an axiomatic (Boolean algebra) system and prove theorems using Mathematica?

The general question is Can I define an axiomatic system and prove theorems using Mathematica? The more concrete one is about Boolean algebra. I consider this axiomatic Boolean algebra system ...
3
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Headings, subheadings, text cells etc and Alt+n

This is a minor point but annoying. I have just upgraded to version 10.0.2.0 and discovered that you must select a bracket before doing Alt+1, or Alt +7 to make a cell a heading or text cell. This was ...
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How to export a vector of vectors (Mathematica 8)? [on hold]

I would like to export the object type: { {{"a", "n", "y"}, {"a", "s", "k"}}, {{"b", "y"}}, {{"d", "a", "t", "e"}, {"d", "a", "y"}, {"d", "r", "y"}} } and then ...
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How can I define a metric in xAct?

I'm using "xAct" package and I want to define a my metric, that is a non standard metric. For example, my metric is diagonal ...
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225 views

Plot of Implicit Equations

I've read Cool Graphs of Implicit Equations recently. In the article, it mentioned a software GrafEq which can draw graphs of arbitrary implicit equations. For example, And I've tried several ...
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1answer
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Fitting higher order ARIMA models hangs, never completes

I'm working with some data that is 12 month seasonal. However, when I try to fit it to an ARIMA(12,1,3) for instance, my PC's CPU cranks up to 100% and the job never finishes. Here's some sample code. ...
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2answers
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Power[__] Pattern works like Level

I came across this case: ...
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Remote Kernel configuration works in v9 but not in v10

I have both v9 and v10 currently installed on my computer (Windows 7). For reasons that are not entirely clear, if I create a new remote kernel in one version, it is accessible to the other; however, ...
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1answer
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How to check if Integrate solved the integral?

This seems something that must have been asked before, but I am not able to find something. Integrate does not return status nor throw error when it can't find antiderivative. It just returns the ...
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What are the differences between these functions when used for NMaximize?

In short, the question is how to construct the function you want to optimize? ...
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987 views

Buying a new computer (specifically for Mathematica)

My current computer is a MacBook Air, the mid-2011 version: 4 GB RAM, 1.7 GHz Intel dual core. It runs Mathematica 9 smoothly, but a bit too slowly for my taste. I use Mathematica almost exclusively ...
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Shifting Columns in an Array Efficiently

I am trying to find a more efficient way to shift the columns of the partitions of an array according to a defined slope and fill in the shifted regions with zeros I have done it below but, I know it ...

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