Search All of the Math Forum:
Views expressed in these public forums are not endorsed by
NCTM or The Math Forum.


dpb
Posts:
9,521
Registered:
6/7/07


Re: filling plot symbols with a gradient?
Posted:
Jan 31, 2013 2:47 PM


On 1/31/2013 12:33 PM, Peter Mao wrote: > is it possible to fill plot symbols with a gradient in the color, > instead of a flat color? > > For a presentation, I'd like to put on my plots a circle representing a > 3sigma error with the color going from black to white with the grey > level correlated to the gaussian amplitude as a function of radius. > > my fallback is to just show the 1 and 3 sigma contours
You'd have to draw the individual markers unless the error is constant as there's only a single marker object for the line. There are the 'Marker[FaceEdge]Color' properties; whether it accepts the range of options a patch object in general does I've not investigated specifically.
It's certainly doable as a standalone addition to the plot of course if you're willing to work on it some...



Date

Subject

Author

1/31/13


dpb

1/31/13


dpb


