Re: Importing external grid file to do contour plot

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg13057] Re: Importing external grid file to do contour plot*From*: Hans Staugaard Nielsen <hsn at mi.aau.dk>*Date*: Sat, 4 Jul 1998 16:45:00 -0400*Organization*: Departments of Mathematical Sciences, University of Aarhus*References*: <6nc6vu$fbb@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Sophie Hon wrote: > > I'm trying to read an outside grid file into Mathematica in order to do > a contour plot. It's a 50 by 50 grid, so that the data is arranged as > 50 strings of 50 numbers. > Here is what I have so far, which I know does not work: > > ReadList["Macintosh HD:Mathematica 3.0 Files:fish:aqc.grd", > Array[Number,{50,50}]] > > I would appreciate your help very much. Sincerely, > Sophie Hon. Try ReadList["Macintosh HD:Mathematica 3.0 Files:fish:aqc.grd", Table[Number,{50}]]