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Re: ContourPlot Problem

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  • Subject: [mg83129] Re: ContourPlot Problem
  • From: "Kevin J. McCann" <Kevin.McCann at>
  • Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2007 05:14:37 -0500 (EST)
  • References: <fh3qip$l1$> <> <> <>

YES!! That does it. Thank you. Strange though that one needs to specify 
both the contours and the plot range.


Jean-Marc Gulliet wrote:
> Kevin J. McCann wrote:
>> Yes, but I actually want to specify the contours, and it won't do it.
> <snip>
> Oh, I see. In this case, what one must do, in addition to specify the
> location of the contour lines, is  to control the plot range. (The
> original expression clips the region of the plot where the value of V
> are greater than one.) By specifying the desired range, say from 0 to
> 5, you will get all the desired contours. For instance,
> ContourPlot[V[0.9, x, z], {x, -L, L}, {z, -L, L}, Contours -> cntrs,
>  FrameLabel -> {"x", "z"}, PlotRange -> {0, 5}]
> Hope this answers (correctly this time!) your question.
> Regards,


Kevin J. McCann
Research Associate Professor
University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC)
1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250

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