# Questions tagged [plotting]

Questions on creating visualizations from functions or data using high-level constructors such as Plot, ListPlot, Histogram, etc.

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### How to save plots with opacity[0.5] with transparency?

How to save ParametricPlot with opacity[0.5] with transparency? When I save the image the transparency is completely lot. in both pdf and eps files. I use The following code for saving my parametric ...
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### How to show the value of $x$-axis based on $y$-axis and saved into table?

I have a code here to calculate the value of y-axis of each partition based on mx. What I would like to do next is: To show the value of each x-axis from the ...
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### Generating plot from a list of containing rules

Using Solve, I have produced the following list of solutions to an equation: ...
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### How do I plot a definite integral on Mathematica?

I am not sure how to put this in good format, but I want to plot this on Mathematica: $$u(t) = \frac{1}{4\pi t} \int\mathrm dy\ \mathrm e^{-y^2/(4t)}\ y\ (1 - y^2)$$ on the interval $[a, b]$ ...
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### How to draw $z =\rho^2+θ^2$ surface figure in cylindrical coordinate system

The following code is from here: ...
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### How to fill up the interior of the circles with red, blue and green colors?

ContourPlot[{x^2+y^2==1, x^2+y^2==4, x^2+y^2==9},{x,-4,4},{y,-4,4}, ContourStyle->{Red,Blue,Green}]
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### Simulating a partial differential equation, uniform vegetation and bare soil system (2 species)

I want to simulate a system of two plants ,woody and herbaceous species; with starting condition that half of the grid (square grid) is filled with woody specie, the herbaceous specie exist on the ...
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### Octahedra+tetrahedra filling tessellations in 3D

This is called the quasiregular space-filling tessellations in 3D: formed by Octahedra in RED and tetrahedra in YELLOW Are there any smart ways to do a Mathematica figure drawing this?
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### Why can't this density map show completely

The following code comes from this link: ...
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### How to customize color corresponding to specific values in ListSliceContourPlot3D

I am trying to make a 3D contour plot I calculated in c++. I read in the results as tables and used the function ListSliceContourPlot3D. This is what I got so far I want to highlight the zero ...
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### PlotLabels by numbers when plot a list of function

I have a list of functions, the length of the list is not sure. Maybe be just like: f = {x, x^2, x^3, x^4}; Plot[f, {x, 0, 2}, PlotLabels -> {"1","2","3","4"}] ...
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### Arbitrary correspondence between vertical axes

I am doing boxed contour plots of a quantity that depends on two variables. Let's call it f[A,B]. A will go to the lower horizontal axis, and B to the left vertical axis. I would like the two ...
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### How to adjust the the plots in a column

I have two plots p1, p2 How to reduce the size of the plot p2 such that it's heigh should be small compared to p1. And also I am interested in putting a common label for both the plots for the x-axis, ...
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### ListPlot points labeled in different way

I have plot a list of points by ListPlot, and I want to be able to label these points. Basic codes: ...
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### How to speed up this code with Bessel functions

I need to perform a ContourPlot on a function with BesselJ included. But my code is very slow, especially when I set the PlotPoints to be 100. I would like to know how to speed up this code. Any ...
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### Drawing Lines on Differential Equation Slope Field [closed]

I am supposed to create a detailed slope-field for x' = x + t/2 I have made a slope field using: ...
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### How to plot $\sin\theta$ in degree? [closed]

Please suggest how to plot $\sin\theta$ in degree. I am trying using the given below code but it is not working (It works if used Ticks without ...
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### Track a moving peak on a periodic ListAnimate plot

I have a ListAnimate plot and I want to track the position of the peak as it moves. Is there any way to do this which takes into account the fact that the peak of the wave moves past the window of ...
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### How to plot a series of arrows from a list of vectors?

Suppose I had a list of 3-vectors as a time series like the following: ...
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### problem with a CDF

I've just started using mathematica, I should import a .txt file and run an experimental CDF and compare it with Kolmogorov Smirnov tests to see if to analyze the disparity of points with a Gauss ...
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### Plotting of multi-lists function versus two variables of one list [closed]

How to plot 3D graph for the function Q Versus x and y given by the following sample code: ...
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### $x$ and $y$ coordinates in ListLinePlot [closed]

I'm trying to make a ListLinePlot with my randomly generated data, and I want one vector to be the x coordinates of the graph, ...
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### Finding total Period length of dataset

I've been tasked with trying to do some analysis on some data. I've been given 50000 points of data, which were claimed to have been collected at a discrete period of $1 m s$ Going under this ...
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### ParametricPlot Incomplete

I have a problem to reproduce a graph. Follows the commands used: ...
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### How to draw the corresponding part of the projection mesh of this surface

I want to divide a surface f[x_, y_] := (1.4025 - (-0.2 + x)^2 - (-0.2 + y)^2)^0.5 + 0.15 into meshes corresponding to the region x0y ...
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### Draw a truncated octahedron packing in 3D

Consider a truncated octahedron composed by 24 vertices (4×6) 14 faces (contain 6 squares and 8 hexagons) 36 edges (4×6+6×82=36). This truncated octahedron can pack and tessellate the 3-dimensional-...
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### HIghlight integer coordinates in continuous plot

Suppose I have the plot of some function y = f(x): Plot[f(x),{x, x_min, x_max}] Is there any option to highlight all coordinates (x,y) when both of them are ...
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### Make a 3d plot of 2d “slices”

I have two 2D plots which came from taking slices of a 3D data set of the form (x,y,z,intensity). I manually "sliced" the data set to get the slices I wanted from two planes of interest and plotted ...
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### How to draw scatter diagram according to {month, day} time format

I want to plot in the {Month,Day} time format, but the DateListPlot function seems to only accept the {Year, Month, Day} format. What can I do to draw the time ...
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### Plotting a complex function under transformation

I am trying to plot the unit circle $\vert z\vert=1$ under the transformation $z\to z+\frac1z$ using mathematica. In general I want to plot a complex function $f(z)$ under the transformation $\phi(z)$....
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### Retrieving boundary points of concave hull (or alpha shape) in 3D

I am trying to find the boundary points of some concave 3D region which is described by a list of points. If the region were convex I would take the convex hull and simply extract the coordinates ...
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### Animation of an oscillating ball

I need to represent the oscillation of a ball within a well. The well is represented by y=x^2 on [-1,1] and the position of the ball is x=Sin[t]. How can I overlay the animation on a static graph? ...
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### Plotting: Change colour scheme and line thickness at the same time

Some stylistic attributes of plots are independent of colour, e.g. thickness, dashing, etc. I can make the lines thick in this plot without having to specify a separate style for each line: ...
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### Plot nested integration of an InterpolatingFunction efficiently

Suppose we have an InterpolatingFunction from NDSolve ...
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### Mathematica image won't display

I need some help getting RegionPlot to display. Running this code: ...
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### How to show two (or more) plots, but only evaluate one in Manipulate? [duplicate]

I have a lot of spectral data in .csv format and I need to assign each spectral line to the respective sinusoid. The general idea was to load the dataset in Mathematica, ListPlot the data and then use ...
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### Why do GridLines/Ticks in TimelinePlot not make sense in some cases and what to do about it?

A support case with the identification [CASE:4383277] was created. Background Following up on how TimelinePlot can be used to plot GanttCharts (176012) I noted ...
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### How to use MatrixPlot as a DensityPlot?

I have a 1000x1000 matrix the MatrixPlot of which gives this graph: The code is ...
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### Automatic generation of filenames from column values and automatic PlotLegends labels from file names?

I have a two-part question about the automatic generation of file names and Plot Legends, Labels. Part 1: I typically work with very large matrices of data with columns of the form: MASTERdataset: ...
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### Plot Arc Length Parametrization

I want to plot the parametrization of the curve with respect to arc length. It is all known that we have to find the inverse of the arc length of the original function i.e. $F(t)$, and ...
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### How do I make exponential graph show only one trend-line with two lists of data?

Below is my code containing two lists of data, I need the graph to show one exponential trendline from an exponential equation, but it currently shows one trendline per item in the list. I am sure ...
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### How do I overlay two different 3d plots in manipulate?

I have two different 3D Plots that I what to be overlayed and manipulated at the same time. Specifically: ...
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### Little confused about taking transformation

I have a function f, the value of the function at x=0 is zero and at x=2 it is one. I am trying to interchange this, meaning at x=0, f should take the value of one and at x=2 f should be zero. ...
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### 3d plot of young's modulus for anisotropic material

can anyone can help me in plotting 3d plot of young's modulus for anisotropic material. For input i have 6*6 stiffness tensor matrix and hydrostatic pressure value. I am trying with the following ...
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### Plot3D - Rugged surface at the boundary

I am trying to plot a function over a tirangular region ...
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### Help with implemented Piecewise in Module

Suppose we have an ODE in the form: f''[r] + f'[r] == t f[r]+h[r] where ...
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### How to plot trajectories of the Rossler System [duplicate]

This is my current homework problem. I have completed parts a and b, but am now stuck on part c. I'm not sure what it means by plot the trajectories with different initial conditions, nor am I 100% ...