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Re: Vector field plotting on Mathematica ??!

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  • Subject: [mg4162] Re: [mg4077] Vector field plotting on Mathematica ??!
  • From: Robert Pratt <rpratt at>
  • Date: Sat, 8 Jun 1996 13:24:56 -0400
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Check out the standard packages Graphics`PlotField` and Graphics`PlotField3D`

Rob Pratt
Department of Mathematics
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
CB# 3250, 331 Phillips Hall
Chapel Hill, NC  27599-3250

rpratt at

On Fri, 31 May 1996, Jeff wrote:

> Hi,
> I keep seeing these mathematica graph of vector fields (you know, with the
> arrows, and sometimes even with colors for more information) but I have
> yet to find the damn reference in a Mathematica book on how to do it. How
> how how? And why would the Mathematica manual have a picture of something
> they won't show me how to do? To torture me, I assume!   :^)
> Please please please help me - it's driving me crazy.
> This should be a pretty standard graphing procedure.
> (I'm trying primarily to plot vector fields in electrodynamics.)
> -jeff


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