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Topic: Axes in Plot3D and ListPlot3D
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Bob Hanlon

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Re: Axes in Plot3D and ListPlot3D
Posted: Jun 19, 2013 1:22 AM
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Just include the coordinates in the Table

data = Flatten[
Table[{x, y, Sin[x + y^2]}, {x, -3, 3, 1/16}, {y, -3, 3, 1/16}], 1];

ListPlot3D[data, AxesLabel -> {"x", "y", "z"}]

Bob Hanlon

On Mon, Jun 17, 2013 at 6:25 AM, Ray Koopman <> wrote:

> Plot3D[Sin[x + y^2],{x,-3,3},{y,-3,3},AxesLabel->{"x","y","z"}]
> gives a plot that I thought I could duplicate by creating a table
> z = Table[Sin[x + y^2],{x,-3,3,1/4},{y,-3,3,1/4}];
> and then using ListPlot3D:
> ListPlot3D[z,AxesLabel->{"x","y","z"},MeshRange->{{-3,3},{-3,3}}] .
> That gives a different view of the same surface, with the wrong labels
> on the axes. To duplicate the Plot3D result I must transpose the array:
> ListPlot3D[Transpose@z
> ,AxesLabel->{"x","y","z"},MeshRange->{{-3,3},{-3,3}}]
> That seems unreasonable. What have I missed?
> Is it mentioned somewhere in the documentation?

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