Re: ListContourPlot3D bug?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg102333] Re: [mg102285] ListContourPlot3D bug?*From*: Patrick Scheibe <pscheibe at trm.uni-leipzig.de>*Date*: Thu, 6 Aug 2009 06:28:54 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <200908040827.EAA26802@smc.vnet.net>

Hi, No, I think you just recognized the *feature* of table. Does Table[{x, y}, {x, 0, 5}, {y, 0, 5}] really give what you expect? Cheers Patrick On Tue, 2009-08-04 at 04:27 -0400, markus wrote: > Hi, > > I think I've found a bug in the ListContourPlot3D function (Mathematica 7.01): > the following command should give a cylinder along the z-axis: > > ListContourPlot3D[ > Table[x^2 + y^2, {x, -1, 1, 0.1}, {y, -1, 1, 0.1}, {z, -1, 1, 0.1}], > Contours -> {0.1}, Mesh -> None, AxesLabel -> {x, y, z}] > > However, the cylinder is aligned along the x-axis, which is not > correct. > > The command > > ContourPlot3D[x^2 + y^2, {x, -1, 1}, {y, -1, 1}, {z, -1, 1}, > Contours -> {0.1}, Mesh -> None, AxesLabel -> {x, y, z}] > > gives the correct output. > Of course, for a single plot like above, the solution would be just to > exchange the axes label. But this becomes awkward when you, for > example, want to combine multiple plots (via Show). > > -Markus >

**References**:**ListContourPlot3D bug?***From:*markus <markusg.phys@googlemail.com>