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I'm a graduate student in physics doing research in high-energy particle physics. I also have a hobby interest in computer programming.

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comment How do I eliminate the breaks in a 3D plot with a Max or Min function?
@kguler done, although are you sure? I do think in its current form it's certainly a good answer.
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comment How do I eliminate the breaks in a 3D plot with a Max or Min function?
Ah, this is indeed a duplicate. I didn't find that question when I was looking for prior work.
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revised How do I eliminate the breaks in a 3D plot with a Max or Min function?
add version information
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comment How do I eliminate the breaks in a 3D plot with a Max or Min function?
Version 8 on Linux (Gentoo). Let me try v7 and v9 (if I can get it to work) to see if it does the same.
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asked How do I eliminate the breaks in a 3D plot with a Max or Min function?
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comment Adding multiple Complex Numbers in Euler form
Well, it is lowercase $i$ in standard mathematical notation, but uppercase I or [Esc]i[Esc] in Mathematica syntax. (I think the current version of the question is actually unclear for this reason, though it's a minor thing.)
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comment Adding multiple Complex Numbers in Euler form
OK, but then what result are you looking for? What sort of simplification do you expect Mathematica to make? (Note that this sum can't be written as a single term of the form $Re^{i\theta x}$, if that's what you had in mind.)
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accepted Why is FindInstance finding non-instances?
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comment Adding multiple Complex Numbers in Euler form
Did you try just typing the sum into Mathematica and evaluating it? Is that result inadequate in some way?