Re: Axis in two scales

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg92596] Re: Axis in two scales*From*: Jean-Marc Gulliet <jeanmarc.gulliet at gmail.com>*Date*: Tue, 7 Oct 2008 07:06:19 -0400 (EDT)*Organization*: The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK*References*: <gcchas$s1q$1@smc.vnet.net>

Nacho wrote: > I have a dataset in pairs (x,y) that I would like to plot. The main > problem is that the data set has interesting parts in the beginning > that I would like to view clearly. > > As an example, create the following table: > > t = Table[{x, If[x < .5, Sin[100*x], Sin[x]]}, {x, 0, 5, 0.001}]; > ListPlot[t] > > You have a very detailed sine in the beginnng and the rest is less > interesting. > > I would like to "split" the X axis in two, so the left half of the > plot covers x={0,0.5} and the second half x={0.5,5}] in the same plot > and with the right ticks. > > It is like a piecewise axis... is it possible? Not exactly a piecewise axis but the function *ListLogLinearPlot* should produce something close enough to what you have in mind. t = Table[{x, If[x < .5, Sin[100*x], Sin[x]]}, {x, 0, 5, 0.001}]; ListPlot[t] ListLogLinearPlot[t] Regards, -- Jean-Marc