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Asymptote: How to draw surfaces with more than four vertices without “seams?”

In Asymptote 3D, I need to draw surfaces with more than 4 vertices, but when I do, either it simply doesn't work (I can't reproduce this in a simple example, but can provide a more complicated case ...
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Are there any other methods left to create a spiral of equidistant segments?

I want to create a spiral that is composed of equidistant segments as shown in the following figure. I tried to draw it with various methods. The colors are used to distinguish each method from the ...
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Package for drawing cell decompositions/cell complexes/triangulations

Is there a package that helps to draw abstract gluings such as those used for cell complexes/triangulations in topology? (Tetrahedral triangulation of a sphere) (Torus)
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What is a good BPMN tool in Tikz

I'm looking for a nice package (or tool) to write BPMN diagrams directly into my documents. However, I had no luck so far. I found several tools that may help doing the diagrams, and then exporting ...
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LaTeX package for typesetting computer science diagrams i.e. linked list

Could you suggest a package designed specifically to typeset different types of diagrams in computer science, such as linked lists, stacks, queues ? What i'm looking for is something similar to the ...
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TikZ path decorated with coil or snake

A recurrent question on the forum is... How to draw a decorated path without a straight segment at the end? Usually the path described are straight lines (See post1, post2 or post3), but there are ...
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Tikz equivalent for axisratio

I want to externalise all my tikz figures. I currently create them by \begin{filecontents}{images/spring.tikz} \begin{tikzpicture} %tikz picture code \end{tikzpicture} \end{filecontents} ...
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Is there a predefined bandpass filter block in tikz?

I want to create this block diagram. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{circuitikz} \usepackage{pst-solides3d} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,decorations} ...
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First package for typesetting commutative diagrams

What was the first package for typesetting commutative diagrams in Latex and when was it made available?
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Draw a tRNA diagram

I am new to TeX. I want to draw a figure with many tRNA secondary structure Which packages to use to draw the tRNA itself? Are there any guides or tutorials?
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Problem with overwriting diagram files using feynmf

I've just installed feynmf package and tried working with a standard example. I'm working with MikTeX 2.9 on Windows. The compilation worked fine and I got the diagram in the PDF, but when changing ...
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How to create a blanks diagram for counting problems?

How can I create a blanks diagram for simple counting problems? What I have in mind is something like this: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{ccccccc} ...
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Generating On-Shell Diagrams

There is a paper called "Scattering Amplitudes and the Positive Grassmannian", and they have diagrams that they call "On-Shell Diagrams". (See pg. 10 of http://arxiv.org/pdf/1212.5605v2.pdf). I am ...
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pgf-Tikz code generator for Latex

LatexDraw is a PSTricks code generator for Latex. LatexDraw generates PSTricks codes of any fugure are drawn. Are there any such tools that will generate pgf-tikz code of any figure for latex? If ...
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How to force LyX to convert a GraphViz file into a vector format

In the "Converters" section in LyX preferences, I have the two following converters automatically defined for GraphViz: Graphviz Dot -> PNG Graphviz Dot -> EPS When I export my document as PDF, ...
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polar chart heat map

I was wondering if anyone could help me with making a polar heat map. To the template i chosen is http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/polar-coordinates-template/ what i would like to do is to colour ...
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(not)implies sign as edges in tikz graph

I would like to make a graph in tikz as in However I would like to have an implies symbol instead of an arrow. How can I make a figure such as above but with implies (as well as not implies signs) ...
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Videos in beamer inside boxes?

I'm absolute beginner in bearmer not latex. I would like to add videos insides boxes as the following picture. How possible is that?
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Making a black hole and information

I would like to make the picture similar to the following to represent information in a black hole horizon and black hole inside the sphere in tex. I can make a sphere but making the discrete bits ...
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Wrapper box for TikZ picture

I am trying to wrap a tikzpicture node inside a box, so that I can refer to this "bounding box" from inside the picture for positioning the nodes relative to that box. I am looking for a command ...
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Qcircuit: Different shapes or colors for multigate

I have a noise term that I am implementing as a Multigate. Is there a way I can make this specific multigate stand out: such as different shapes or colors for this specific gate? Or even a dashed or ...
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Wrapping Lyx Graphic

I'm very new to this whole LaTeX system, but I love the typesetting, it looks so much better than Word, but i'm currently preparing an article with multiple columns using a \start{multicols} script i ...
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Convert image to code (TikZ? PSTricks?)

I have a ... pdf file, which contains figures of plots such as the following: Now the second plot isn't too hard to draw on TikZ (I assume... I hope? I don't have any experience apart from ...
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feynmf vs. feynmp: What's the difference?

What is the difference between feynmf and feynmp? By very basic understanding is that the former somehow makes use of raster graphics whereas the latter makes use of MetaPost. Moreover, I have read ...
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radar graph in latex pleas help me

I want to delete dash line and change line that adjusted with my shape similar the below picture the code I use for drawing ...
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Quiver Diagrams in Tex

How can I draw Quiver diagrams (for a specific gauge theory) in Tex like the followings? Diagrams has been taken from the following thesis: A Pedagogical Introduction to the AGT Conjecture Any ...
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Electric network one-line diagrams

I'm looking for a way of drawing one line diagrams of power distribution grids. So far I've come across CircuiTikZ, but this package seems to be oriented to a different kind of circuit diagram and ...
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Import pictures that requires annotation

I am submitting a paper to a journal where the document class svjour3 is required. Inside the paper, I want to include a picture (circles, lines, etc.) and I am going to need to mark the intersection ...
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How/Where can I commission diagrams for my *TeX papers?

Suppose I want to pay someone to draw one or more mathematical/scientific diagrams for a paper or book using TikZ, Asymptote, PSTricks, Sketch, MetaPost, or another TeX-friendly system. Preferably, I ...
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media9 and remote web image

Hi guys I need to put a remote image on a pdf. Such that if the remote picture changes then also the pdf when opened changes its content. I am trying to use media9 package but I am getting nowhere. ...
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Lines in epsfig have corners

I have a problem with epsfig. I want to draw some graphs. I created the picture with xfig and got the following code: \setlength{\unitlength}{4144sp}% % ...
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One page caption one page picture

I'm searching for a way to create a book of figures as next: left pages contains captions of the images in right pages | caption || image | and if two images are in one page at right, I want ...
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Beamer–PSTricks Diagram “Wiggling”

I am working on a presentation using Beamer with diagrams done in PSTricks. I would like to animate one of my diagrams, and have achieved this by using various \only, \uncover, etc. statements. ...
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Animation for discrete-time convolution of two sequences?

How can I animate a convolution sum of two discrete-time sequences using LaTeX? It can be done? An example of how the convolution sum works can be seen here: Wolfram Demostration Project, ...
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Is there an extensive library of arrow tips with a standardized naming convention?

I am drafting diagrams where I need a lot of different arrow tips to indicate different types of directionality. Currently I am using a mixed set of libraries, which I mainly found through detexify. ...
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pictograms, Iconography, scalable shapes, custom nodes, shapes

Hy, I'm building up my own iconography, a set of pictograms that represent ideas so that i can connect them to illustrate more complex systems. I would like some suggestions of which is the best ...
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Moving arrows and nodes in tikzcd for Mayer-Vietors sequence

I encountered the problem, that for the direct sum, I want the arrow to go down, starting from the first summand, and not from the middle. No Problem, I can xshift the arrow. But what about the target ...
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Feynmp-auto: why is the diagram not included in the pdf file?

When trying to draw a Feynman diagram using the feynmp-auto package, there simply is no result, the pdf comes out as a blank page. I use TeXstudio and MikTeX, and run the file with pdflatex. I have ...
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How to use latex symbols in SciDAVIs graph

How can I use latex symbols in SciDAVIs graphs. Is there any way I can export the SciDAVIs graph to TiKz compatible TEX files? Please Help
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collision with fonts in EPS graphics

I am using \Pisymbol from the pifont package to make item markers for lists, as shown below. Here I use the bullet from the Symbol font (psy): \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{article} ...
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Latex Tikz drawing

I am trying to draw following diagram on a latex using Tikz library but unfortunately the nodes are unable to be moved around. Its always centered on the center and cannot be moved. Can anyone help me ...
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Drawing a logo using some specific package

I am using this logo in my document as a picture. Could anyone guide how I can draw this logo in my document?
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How to create a figure of our own

I want to create the following picture in LaTeX. How can I do this?
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What package(s) are recommended for making algorithm block diagrams in LaTeX?

I am in the process of writing a conference paper for IEEE, and I was wondering what packages might be recommended for making good looking (but simple) block diagrams for algorithms? I am relatively ...
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How do i create this graph on latex?

So…i made this graph using paint(!)…and it looks horrible. I have used tikz to create similar graphs but this one seems to be more difficult.
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Reconstructing this website's banner / heading?

I'd sometimes like to generate some desktop wallpapers; in particular, I'd like a design like this website's banner (bg-graph-top.png): Grayish vibe Bit of mathish 2D lines/surfaces Some fleuron art ...
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want to make table in latex command

to make my cv, to give educational information in a table with box box, I have used this \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw[help lines] (-5,0) grid (4,4); \end{tikzpicture} and ...
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Make a 2cell diagram more beautiful (or less ugly)

I want to draw a two-cell diagram using xypic, the problem is that the bigone label is to long, how can I make the following diagram: looks like this one: using exclusively the two-cell feature ...