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Re: Mathematica equivalent complexplot


There are two well-known ways of graphically representing functions 
having complex inputs and complex outputs:  CartesianMap (or PolarMap) 
from Standard AddOn package Graphics`ComplexMap` that comes with 
Mathematica and various functions in David Park's excellent 3rd-party 
addon package Cardano3.

But your function is ostensibly a function taking REAL inputs (and 
complex ouputs), so it's not clear just what sort of graphical 
representation you even expect to be able to produce!

raf . wrote:
> This is a newbie question, I suppose. I've read as much as I can but cannot
> find a straight forward way to implement the complexplot in
> Mathematica 5.
>  
> An example call could be complexplot(sin(x+i),x=-Pi..Pi) where sin(x+i)
> is a typical function f(x) that maps real to complex and -Pi..Pi is the
> domain of f, a..b.  Of course, there are various plot options which can
> follow and would be included before the closing paren but I think I can
> handle that.
>  
> So any help would be appreciated.  
>  
> Thanks much for the response.
>  
> Ron Francis
> 

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