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How do I add arrowheads to circular arcs?

I have figures containing several arcs showing the extend of angular measures, and would like to indicate the directions in which angles are measured with arrowheads. How do I add an arrowhead at the "...
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30 votes
3 answers
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Plotting a set of trajectories (not a vector field) in 3D

Consider a set of trajectories in 3D space, that possibly converge. By visualizing trajectories as arrows the result will look crowded as each arrowhead will be placed where the attractor is. In 2D, ...
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29 votes
2 answers
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Where can I get detailed information on how the Plot command works?

The command Plot[x^2, {x, -3, 3}, PlotStyle -> Arrowheads[{-.025, .025}]] /.Line -> Arrow produces this output. What I don't understand is what ...
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24 votes
3 answers
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Plotting vectors originating from the origin in 3D

I have an array of data with 3D elements. Ex: x = {{1,2,3}, {3,4,5}, {5,6,7}}. I want to show this data in 3 dimensions, such that each point in the space is shown ...
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1 answer
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Adding arrows in curves

Let's consider the following case ...
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2 answers
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How to visualize slope fields of differential equations without vectors?

I'm looking to visualize slope fields of differential equations for my differential equations course. Every example I see draws them as vectors, adding unnecessary "arrows" that, to me, are visually ...
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5 votes
4 answers
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Arrowhead as MeshStyle or PlotMarkers for ListLinePlot

Is it possible to use the Meshstyle option of the PlotMarkers option in ListLinePlot to have ...
Cameron Murray's user avatar
7 votes
3 answers
2k views

How do I plot the images of oriented curves under complex transformation?

I'm working on a complex transformation sketch that I'd like to create via mathematica. I'm working with the function $$w=z^2\tag{0},$$ where its real and imaginary parts are $u=x^2-y^2$ and $v=2xy$, ...
Black Milk's user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
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Placing many arrowheads on curves

I can't find anything anywhere on the web to help me with this. My plot: ...
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1 vote
2 answers
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NDSolve ensemble of initial points

I want to illustrate how the differential equation depends on the initial conditions. First if all differential equations: ...
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0 votes
1 answer
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How to draw a picture like this?

That is what l want,but l can only use Show,Plot3D to get something just like this What should l do?Thanks~
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