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Re: isocontours on sphere

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  • Subject: [mg6745] Re: isocontours on sphere
  • From: David S Tuch <dtuch at>
  • Date: Tue, 15 Apr 1997 02:52:15 -0400 (EDT)
  • Organization: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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David S Tuch wrote:
> Any suggestions on how to plot isocontours of a function f(theta,phi) on a sphere?  Thanks in advance.
> Dave Tuch
> dtuch at

A number of people wrote to me expressing an interest in this problem. 
The solution I came up with is as follows.  


There might be another way to do it with something like ImplicitPlot3D. 
I would be interested in hearing how other people tackle this problem. 

Dave Tuch
dtuch at

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