[Matplotlib-users] newbie, please give me some pointers where to start for the shown graph

Dipankar “Dipu” Ganguly dipugee at gmail.com
Thu Aug 4 11:22:01 EDT 2016

```I have a newbie question…

What does this syntax really do? I would really like to understand the basic principles invoked here, especially the function of the “.” separator. Is there a tutorial that will help me with such things?

Thanks.

Dipu
from matplotlib.pyplot import figure, show
Dipankar Ganguly
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> On Aug 4, 2016, at 8:05 AM, Benjamin Root <ben.v.root at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> The gallery is an excellent place to start for questions like these. Here is the mplot3d section: http://matplotlib.org/gallery.html#mplot3d <http://matplotlib.org/gallery.html#mplot3d>
>
> Your figure is a combination of the 3d plot() calls for the line portions, and 3d scatter() calls for the dots (see http://matplotlib.org/examples/mplot3d/scatter3d_demo.html <http://matplotlib.org/examples/mplot3d/scatter3d_demo.html>), and mathtext for the labels (see http://matplotlib.org/examples/pylab_examples/mathtext_demo.html <http://matplotlib.org/examples/pylab_examples/mathtext_demo.html>). Let us know if you have questions.
>
> Cheers!
> Ben Root
>
>
> On Thu, Aug 4, 2016 at 10:50 AM, Jose Borreguero <borreguero at gmail.com <mailto:borreguero at gmail.com>> wrote:
> Dear Matplotlib users,
>
> I have a fancy graph created in Origin that I want to emulate with matplotlib:
> <junk.jpg>
> The curves S(Q,w) have each a constant value for Q, they are stacked along the Q-axis. I'm a newbie with matplotlib, can you please give me some pointers, like which classes should I employ to make this figure?
>
> .Jose
> ​
>
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