"someone" wrote in message <email@example.com>... > "Ko" wrote in message <firstname.lastname@example.org>... > > I'd like to write a Matlab code that would create a cylinder standing on a plane. > > > > Radius = 0.5 > > Height = 3 > > x-coordinate = 20 > > y-coordinate = 15 > > > > Any suggestion will be greatly appreciated.... > > Well, you've just defined it above. So, what do you mean by "create" it? If you mean plot it, then at the MATLAB command line type: > > doc polar > > You may also want to look at: > > doc cart2pol > doc pol2cart > > or some of the others at the bottom of the help document in the "See also" section. > > You might also search the MATLAB FEX at: > > <<http://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/index?utf8=%E2%9C%93&term=cylinder>> > > There are programs for "plot a cylinder" and "draw a cylinder" to name a few.
In the file exchange, search 'geom3d'. This will lead you to a full 2d/3d toolbox that I use and works very well.