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Opacity of images in TikZ with beamer

I'm creating some slides and want to integrate a (pixel) graphic in a TikZ picture with opacity less than 1. I expect this code to work: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz,graphicx} ...
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Drawing an echo state network

I've already asked a question for drawing nodes in ring form but this one here seems to be much more sophisticated. Is there an "easy way" to draw such a network in LaTeX? It does not have to ...
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tikz picture inside main code or include tikz output

Suppose that someone wants to include a tikz picture inside a LaTeX document. Suppose that a simple tikz code is the following \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} ...
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“samples” option yields empty graph with addplot3 and gnuplot contour (tikz)

The following code plots the desired level set : \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgfplots} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \pgfplotsset{mystyle/.style={% ...
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Block Diagram with image in it [duplicate]

I am trying to write a block diagram of my system in latex. My problem is that I do not know how to import images inside tikspicture. A sample of the thing which I want to do is as below: For ...
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How can I use a usepackage only for one section?

I need 2 different usepackages: one for a floatchart ( http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/simple-flow-chart/) and one for my whole document. . For the Floatchart: \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} ...
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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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Conversion of graphics

since I am lacking of skills in tikz and others, I am currently doing some graphics in Powerpoint (Word) and trying to include them into LaTeX afterwards. For now, I am copying the graphic into paint, ...
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Combine 3 graphs into 1 and add additional labels

I would like to make the following figure: So, far I have made only each curve in separate figures. How can I combine them into one? How can I have the dashed lines and how can I add the '1st ...
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Want to add more column on the left side?

Want to add more column on the left side? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfgantt} \usepackage{rotating} \usepackage[graphicx]{realboxes} \newganttchartelement*{mymilestone}{ ...
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How to include a .gif inside TikZ mindmap?

I know that TikZ provides a mindmapping library. I am wondering if it is possible to insert a *.gif picture instead of writing text inside each child (circle). Any help will be appreciated in ...
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Drawing Königsberg landscape showing the bridges

Just for fun, I was trying to draw the picture (which I found here): However, I don't know how to create irregular shapes in tikz. Can anybody help?
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problems “xtick”,“ytick”, add legend… in Gaussian with pgfplots

I have the following code: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \newcounter{conto} \setcounter{conto}{\time} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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How do determine the arrow form in Tikz

I plotted following image: Using this code: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,twocolumn]{article} \usepackage{bondgraph} %Draw bondgraphs ...
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Typing Complete Graphs with edge and vertex label

I'm new here. I think this is the right place to ask this question. Basically I would like to type a simple looking complete graph like this: ...
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How to make the dot in the mid of square?

\begin{tikzpicture} \coordinate (1) at (0,0); \coordinate (2) at (2,0); \coordinate (3) at (2,2); \coordinate (4) at (0,2); \coordinate (5) at (0,0); \coordinate (6) at ($(1)!.5!(2)$); \coordinate ...
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Node numbering problem?

\begin{tikzpicture} \coordinate (1) at (0,0); \coordinate (2) at (1,0); \coordinate (3) at (0.5,1); \coordinate (4) at (0,0); \coordinate (5) at ($(1)!.5!(2)$); \coordinate (6) at ($(2)!.5!(3)$); ...
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Want to make the following shape function in TikZ? [closed]

Want to make the following shapes function in TikZ \begin{tikzpicture} \tikzstyle{every node}=[draw,shape=circle]; \draw (0,0) -- (0,1) node {1}; \draw (0,1) -- (1,1) node {2}; \draw (1,1) ...
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Need some material about TikZ? [duplicate]

I am interested to work on "TikZ" so I need some material for read and also for practice. If anyone have then share with me.
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Is it possible to make a tikiz's school book axes in logarithmic coordinate?

I'm wondering if it's possible to do a plot like this with tikz, (or with pgfplot): I need some help, thanks This is a start: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgfplots} ...
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Multi-Line/Wave Generator Package for LaTeX?

I'm looking at my professors slides now: http://www.math.ucla.edu/~virtanen/40a.1.14s/schedule/lec1.pdf The first slides always have these intricate wave lines. If you Google search for "wave ...
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Want to make the following rectangular box

Want to make the following rectangular box in TeX. Is this possible?
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Draw a spiral on a sphere

My goal is to visualize damped magnetic precession. Wikipedia features an image, but it doesn't quite capture one essential constraint. Namely, that the magnetization M should be normalized. So the ...
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Custom Tikz node with background graphics that scale to node size?

I have an SVG shape, which I'd like to use as a sort of a TikZ node border. The shape is basically a path with stroke effects - but the effects have been "baked in", so now I just have a non-stroked ...
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How to create this figure?

I have now spend hours by creating this figure - without luck. I have tried different types of tikz, tikzpicture, pstricks and multido usepackage. Can you maybe help me? I would really appreciate ...
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How to have text overlay top and bottom of image with fade at top and bottom?

How can I make the text in my letter just slightly overlay the top and bottom of a centered, margin-to-margin image within my document. The image is faded at the top and bottom so that the image is ...
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Stack figures in horizontal plane in 3D rectangular shape without loss of quality

I am plotting figures on GMT but it does not support some features in gridview. So I want stack each figure on different platforms below each other. E.g. I want to add each image like the following
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How to create simple funnel in LaTeX?

I have a problem trying to create a simple funnel, as it can be seen on the attached file: I have tried to look at the internet, trying to write the lines, but it won't work. I am using TikZ. The ...
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draw side by side graphs and make them more clear

I have two problems and sincerely I am trying to resolve them, but unfortunately I am not able...That is why I will appreciate very much your help. 1) My article architecture consists of two columns ...
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Tikz: increase arrow head size

Given the Tikz example here http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/double-arrows/ how do I increase the size of the arrow head? I'd like to make it way bigger but, after manipulating the code, I was ...
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Magnify part of picture with TikZ spy, expressed in relative scoped coordinates

I want to magnify part of a picture with the TikZ spy library; however, with a scope for using relative coordinates like in #9561 Drawing on an image with TikZ. Provided I'm using the image tux.png - ...
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How to arbitrarily center these drawings?

I have adapted the following to draw lines from the center of a circle out to n equally spaced points on a circle (the n th roots of unity, or the points of an n-gon, or a star graph). I need to be ...
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A movie film strip of images

Is it possible to make a movie film strip of embedded PDF images?
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Drawing a multiscale network in Tikz

I am learning TikZ in this period, but I have some problems drawing some networks for my thesis. I am trying to draw a network in TikZ which should look similar to the one in this picture: I have ...
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Draw string with linking numbers or no linking number?

How can I use LaTex (p.s. I use Mac OS 10.5.8 with TexShop 2.47) to draw strings with linking numbers or no linking numbers? If any experts know any examples below, please feel free to comment. The ...
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PGFPLOT Externalization not working [closed]

I am trying to externalize PGF Plot to be saved as EPS file using latex and enabled shell-escape. \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Positioning pgfplots axis in tikzpicture

I want to put a pgfplots plot beside several other pdf images that I import into my document, but I can't figure out how to position the pgfplots axis in the larger tikzpicture: ...
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Black vertical rectangle on left margin

I print my document on A5 paper. I have a template with header and footer. Now, my laserjet printer is spoiling the page by leaving black marks on left margin. How can I draw a black vertical strip of ...
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Fill rectangle with custom image file

I found a piece of tikz code for drawing pyramids of rectangles taken from here. In my document I need to fill sloped rectangles with a specific image file. Here is the code: % Using signed distance ...
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Set the height of an include_graphics to the height of a node?

Consider the following tikz code: \newcommand\Header{ \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture, overlay] \node[anchor=north, inner sep=0pt, outer sep=0pt] (header) at (current page.north) ...
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2D and 3D vectors in Tikz

I would like to draw some 2D and 3D vectors in Tikz with certain properties. The following primitive graph sums what I desire: I just need the first quadrant of the Cartesian coordinate system for ...
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Pie chart slice with pattern background

I was able to create a pie chart based on the answer in How to draw Bar & Pie Chart. I realized my document is printed in grayscale and learned about patterns (Where is the pattern list gallery ...
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producing embossed tactile graphics with Tikz for a student who is blind

I work at disability services at a university and recently started working with a student who is blind in upper level computer theory, automaton, and programming classes. I learned LaTeX about 3-4 ...
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Recreate Picture in Latex

I am trying to recreate the image below in Latex. I have used the tikzpicture environment to plot the straight lines on an axis. However the curves are proving difficult. Does anyone have any ideas on ...
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Diagram in TikZ (or other package)

I need to make a graphic in LaTeX, almost exactly like the one below but I didn't find any examples of similar diagrams. Can anyone help me? (I removed the text because I didn't want to infringe on ...
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TikZ: Mathematical calculations in node

I'm using \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} %axis \draw (0,0) -- coordinate (x axis mid) (10,0); \draw (0,0) -- coordinate (y ...
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TikZ nodepart enumeration

When I enumerate nodes I can write for example: \nodepart{sixteen}1 But I need to make nodes with numbers: twenty-one or more. How can I do that? When I write \nodepart{twenty-one}1 Latex ...
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Tikz: Tiling hexagons with varying content

With help from answers to TikZ: Drawing regular hexagons with pictures inside, I've created some tiles for a children's game: To save on costs of printing + card, I'd like to fit 3 more hexes into ...
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TikZ: Drawing regular hexagons with pictures inside

I need to create some images like these for a board game: In TikZ, can I draw a hexagon and fill it with a hexagonal area cut out of a bitmap? [In case anyone asks why TeX: Each actual hex will ...
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Tikz picture as large as possible on A4 Page

I'm trying to make an origami template in tikz. I've made a latex document with 0.5cm margins on all 4 sides. Here is my tikz code: \documentclass[landscape,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[top=0.5cm, ...