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Re: Plotting Surfaces from data

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  • Subject: [mg24414] Re: [mg24386] Plotting Surfaces from data
  • From: steffenz at
  • Date: Tue, 18 Jul 2000 00:58:12 -0400 (EDT)
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> Date:          Wed, 12 Jul 2000 23:13:27 -0400 (EDT)
> From:          Derek Stoll <dcstoll at>
To: mathgroup at
> To:            mathgroup at
> Subject: [mg24414]       [mg24386] Plotting Surfaces from data
> Organization:  IBM Global Services North -- Burlington, Vermont, USA

> I have data of the form, {{x,y,z},...}.  I am trying to plot it on a 3D
> surface where the color is a function of z.  I have been able to plot it
> in several ways, but none of them will allow me to set the color as a
> function of z using the ColorFunction->Hue or any other means that I can
> come up with.  Can anyone tell me a way to do this?
> Thank you,
> Derek

Hi Derek!

I am always konverting the data into a function.

Try this:

f = Interpolation[data]
Plot3D[funk[x, y], {x,.. ,..}, {y,.. ,.. }, ColorFunction -> Hue]



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