Questions tagged [contour]

This tag is about the "contour" pack­age which gen­er­ates a colored con­tour around given text characters. For contour plots use {diagrams} or the specific package tag.

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problems with pgfplots contour gnuplot

I tried to plot the contour of a xyz matrix using pgfplots contour gnuplot, but got the error message from the .log data (My data is in the test pic.tex file) Package pgfplots notification 'compat/...
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Double Underlining with Contour and Ulem Package

Once upon a time, I found this rather fancy trick to underline some text, and get a very nice gap between decenders and the underline, such that the underline leaves the decenders out. However, I ...
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Include “contour” package into matlplotlib and set title using it

I transfer the initial post from stackoverflow since one said it is rather a question for Tex exchange (I am going do delete the initial one). Here is this post : In a matplotlib script, I try to ...
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Pgfplots: Smooth polar contour plot with Gnuplot from file

I generated a polar contour plot with a colorbar: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepgfplotslibrary{polar} \pgfplotsset{compat=1.16} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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Pgfplots polar contour plot from file table with shading

I want to generate a polar plot with a colorbar quite similar to this one: from this question: Rotating polar contour plot messes with alignment of plot and axis I want to use this file with the ...
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Simplified contour plot (pgfplots)

I tried different options, none of them worked. In the picture below I am trying to remove all numbers (so there would be just lines) and even tikz on axis, and set color blue for the first plot and ...
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Define an underline with white contour that allows breaklines and hyphenation

I define an underline (based on the following site: https://alexwlchan.net/2017/10/latex-underlines/). This was my initial code: \usepackage{ulem} \renewcommand{\ULdepth}{1.8pt} \contourlength{0.8pt} \...
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Contour integral plot

As of now I have the code below (thanks to @AndréC), but I was hoping to also include an additional semi-circle, seen in the hand-drawn image. I am sorry, I am not so good with tikz, yet. Thank you! ...
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How to deform contour in tikz

I am trying to figure out how I can connect the curve along A to K with the top-right-most point. In other words, I want to still have a little more of the circle left on the right piece of the plot; ...
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TikZ: Modify a contour of complex analysis

I would like to modify the black curve in order to include the red dashed line that now is left outside. The arc around the origin should instead be around the red point in the lower-half of the ...
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Equating Feynman blob diagrams with Tikz-Feynman

I am trying to use tikz-feynman (on overleaf) to generate some Feynman diagrams. I wish to equate blob diagrams in particular, and I managed to get something working, but it doesn't look presentable ...
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How can I draw gradient arrows on iso-contour

Using pgfplots I draw the isocontour of a function f(x,y): lines such as f(x,y)=C with C a chosen number. See below example with: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{compat=...
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PDF version <1.7>, but at most version <1.5> allowed

I used a C++ function my teacher gave us to create some ppm files, which I then converted to the eps format using an online resource for use in my report. However, these images are causing problems. ...
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Rotating polar contour plot messes with alignment of plot and axis

I am generating polar contour plots. In my industry, it is convention to put 0 degrees on the bottom rather than the right. My initial attempt was to use rotate=-90 within the polaraxis environment, ...
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Filled contour with Matlab data, pgfplots

I'm using contour prepared format=matlab to plot a contour, as sugested in pgfplots manual, but I'm not able to combine it with the contour filled option. I've modified the C data from [C,h]=contourf ...
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Counterclockwise arc integral Latex Symbol [duplicate]

Looking for the code for a Latex integral symbol with a half circle, concave cave down, and an arrow pointing in the clockwise direction. Does such a symbol exist?
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How do I create a “flashcards” document with a crosshatch background pattern to reduce transverse legibility?

I've been using flashcards a lot, via the "flashcards" package of Alexander Budge. Usually I print them on card stock but sometimes this can be inconvenient, for example most home-office duplex ...
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Projecting contour on the floor in a 3d plot

The contour is drawn on the top surface, I'm trying to plot the contour on the floor (A-B). \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{width=10cm, compat=1.9} \begin{document} \...
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TikZ: Define a style of node that puts halo/contour around text [duplicate]

How put halo around text using the contour package as suggested in this answer in many nodes by defining a style? MWE: \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \usepackage[outline]{contour} %halo around ...
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plot a data file as a contour plot in a specific region

I have a set of data and want to be plotted in a specific region. I draw the region using tikz and when I want to add the data as a contour plot in the region, I don't get the results. How can I Plot ...
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Filled contour plot from data set

I want to create a filled contour plot in pgfplot from a dataset mydata.dat I get a ugly picture like this: The code that I use is \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \...
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Problem with contour plots

Im trying to run the following code \documentclass[border=10pt]{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{width = 7cm, compat = 1.8} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis}[domain = -2:...
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Unwanted shifts of contours of characters

In this answer and this answer, an nice method of clipping TikZ stuff against the contours of some characters have been proposed: use the character for tikzfadingfrompicture and then use that fading ...
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Contour text in xelatex

I have this MWE which work fine with pdflatex \documentclass[border=3mm]{standalone} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage[outline]{contour} \contourlength{1.2pt} \pagecolor{blue!30} \begin{document} \...
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My line won't break because of package contour

I would really appreciate if someone could help me with this. I don't know how to prevent the second phrase from not breaking at the end of the line. Surely, I can break the phrase on my own (third ...
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Contour AND drop shadow for text

I have this code: \documentclass[]{memoir} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{contour} \contourlength{.4pt} \usepackage{shadowtext} \usepackage{contour} \begin{document} \...
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Why can't contour text along curve path?

I want to use a font with a white contour but doesn't seems to work. \usepackage{color} \usepackage[outline]{contour} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{decorations.text} \begin{document} \begin{...
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Understanding what contour package does

In contour package, the macro \con@put is defined as: \newcommand*\con@put[3]{% \rlap{\hskip#1\raisebox{#2}[0pt]{#3}}% } But if one changes that \rlap to \llap, then you no longer get contour. For ...