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Vector Fields

Comet, compass, feather, quiver and stream plots

Functions

featherPlot velocity vectors
quiverQuiver or velocity plot
compassPlot arrows emanating from origin
quiver33-D quiver or velocity plot
streamslicePlot streamlines in slice planes
streamlinePlot streamlines from 2-D or 3-D vector data

Properties

Quiver PropertiesQuiver chart appearance and behavior

Topics

Combine Contour Plot and Quiver Plot

This example shows how to combine a contour plot and a quiver plot using the hold function.

Creating Stream Particle Animations

A stream particle animation is useful for visualizing the flow direction and speed of a vector field. The particles trace the flow along a particular stream line.

Stream Line Plots of Vector Data

This example shows how to use stream lines, slice planes, and contour lines in one graph.