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TikZ Planes Intersecting Hyperboloid

I would like to draw something like the image below (or as close as possible!). I cannot copy and paste it directly into the presentation I am writing as I need to do quite a few edits. ...
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Can you suggest an easy way to draw atoms? [duplicate]

Can you suggest an easy way to draw these atoms? \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz,graphicx} \usetikzlibrary{shadings} \usetikzlibrary{decorations.markings} \definecolor{myyellow}{RGB}{254,...
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Using \foreach to manage ticks in axis, Tikz

I want to add minor distance between y ticks. The default distance is 0.5, I need to set for 0.2. It seems easy to set different space for ticks according to pgfplots, in 4.15, page 271. I add the ...
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Custom “computer” resp. “server” shape for tikz [duplicate]

Similar to the custom "human" shape resp. the tikzpeople package I'm now looking for nice computer shapes. I'm drawing some diagram showing the collaboration and communication of humans through some ...
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electric field of a dipole with latex

I want to create a picture like this: but I don't know how! is there any body to help me? Thanks a lot!
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How can I create airfoil images for fluid mechanics presentations in Tikz? [closed]

I need some help on how to create good looking vectorized images of these kinds of themes: (source: caltech.edu) I work a lot with Latex when it comes to typesetting so I have some basic ...
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Electric field lines of a capacitor

I’m unable to create the electric field lines of a capacitor shown in the uploaded picture. Could anyone give me please a hint? Thanks in advance.
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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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Using pstricks leads to the same undefined control sequence error

While scrolling through the most popular questions i found this one: Nice scientific pictures show off. I tried compiling some of the scientific illustrations provided. Found that those that included ...
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Missing pst-calculate.sty (pst-optexp)

I copied the code that yields the diagram presented in this answer but all I get is the error message ! LaTeX Error: File `pst-calculate.sty' not found. Type X to quit or to proceed, or enter ...
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Is it possible to use concatenated paths in to draw shading on an 1/8 of a sphere?

So I know how to shade a sphere, or even a hemisphere, but I've been unable to shade an octant: Drawing the edges of the region to be shaded is straightforward enough, but in order to draw it using ...
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Drawing a diffractometer diagram

Im trying to recreate this diagram onto Latex but its sort of beyond my abilities to do so. How can I recreate this?
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PSTricks transparency failed on MacTEX

I started with PGF/Tikz at the beginning and was always happy with the result. It fits my workflow for LaTeX perfectly, as I normally use pdfLatex and all my figures included in LaTeX are .pdf format. ...
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Asymptote - non-zero values for settings.render

For any values greater than zero, I could not produce any figure using asymptote. Can someone help me, what the issue is? I tried the top answer at here. With settings.render=0 it works fine. However ...
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Graphic of Richardson Number

I was inspired by the graphic Moon Synodic Period, created by Tangent Plane. I insert the code here. I tried to create scale definitions, so I could scale the graph and the text, but I'm not entirely ...

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