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3D Plots of Implicitly Defined Surfaces
Author

Steven Wilkinson
Organization: Northern Kentucky University
URL: http://www.nku.edu/~wilkinson/
Old MathSource #

0203-409
Revision date

1992-07-01
Description

Plot3D plots a function of two variables. Many simple surface (e.g., ellipsoids, hyperboloids, etc.) are not the graphs of functions of two variables. ImplicitPlot3D allows the user to plot surfaces implicitly defined by an equation in three variables.
Subject

*Mathematica Technology > Programming > 3D Graphics
Keywords

Graphics, 3D Graphics 3D, Implicit Plot, ImplicitPlot3D, Surfaces, Minimal Surface, torus, ellipsoid, sphere, paraboloid, hyperboloid
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Examples.txt (3 KB) - Text file
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ImplicitPlot3D.m (12.6 KB) - Mathematica Package