Linked Questions

153
votes
8answers
17k views

List of compilable functions

Is there somewhere a list on the functions that Compile can compile, or the cases in which a particular function can be compiled that I haven't found? I'd be glad ...
63
votes
3answers
5k views

Torn edge paper effect for images

In my answers to Plotting Error Bars on a Log Scale I used a so called "torn edge" effect from on one of the images. @SjoerdC.deVries commented: "BTW I liked the ripped-out look of your InputForm ...
25
votes
5answers
2k views

How can I make a 2D line plot with a drop shadow under the line?

You often see plots styled like this (ignore the bar chart component): i.e. with a small drop shadow under the line. (I'm assuming Excel is being used to produce these plots). How could you make ...
16
votes
3answers
945 views

Apply an image as a texture to text

I have the following equation eq = Sum[x^2, {x, 0, 10}] and an image ...
7
votes
1answer
762 views

Compile nested Sums

I want to compile an expressions that contains nested Sum-expressions. A simple example that gives me problems is: ...
7
votes
2answers
219 views

Multiply integrand with -1, and the precision changes?

"After multiplying the integrand of NIntegrate with -1, the Precision of the output will ...
2
votes
2answers
212 views

How to draw a shaded elipse using drawing tools?

I'm trying to draw the following picture using drawing tools, but I could get just the arrows and points. As you can imagine, I'm a begginer at mathematica, but I use LaTeX. I'd like to know if there ...
3
votes
2answers
144 views

Creating a drop shadow table

I'm working with a consumer math class on wages and earnings, and came across the table below. As a learning exercise, and to create future tables where I can easily modify the information, I ...
4
votes
1answer
300 views

How can I add drop shadows to the text of non-input/output cells?

Inspired by simon woods's wonderful shadow function, I want to add drop shadows to all the text of non-input/output cells in a notebook, something like this: By using simon woods's shadow function, I ...
2
votes
1answer
170 views
0
votes
1answer
157 views

Follow up: how to evaluate this double sum quickly

This question is a follow-up to my previous question. The code I use at the moment is the following: ...