## Solenoide toric...

I would like to plot this solenoid toric equation in maple 11 in this file Please replace this text with the link to your file. The link can be found in the File Manager

## Non-commutative Operations...

I'm glad to see the dot operator and I'm trying to get around some limitations since it doesn't understand general matrices and vectors. Consider the expression T(g(a)).h(a). In my case, T is a transpose operation and a is a vector. I'm trying to differentiate it with respect to a. The general derivative is of the form, T(h(a)).diff(g(a),a) + T(g(a)).diff(h(a),a). My question is how to get Maple to understand how to apply this particular derivative rule. If I just blindly apply the derivative, I get the second term fine, but the first term is not in a useful form. Basically, I need to tell diff how to carry out the product rule for these non-commutative terms.

## Why is my procedure refusing to accept that this v...

In the attached file I have a variable RT_FR which appears in the system equation a1. Download 2129_forMaple(RT_FR).mws
View file details If I do the following (mb,tr,Ic are parameters) >RT_FR:=0: > a1 := -(PSX*sin(s1)*tr-RT_FR+mb*tr*vHn*v1)/(mb*tr^2+Ic); a1 := -11.64824973 vHn v1 then the numerical procedure - RT_FR is declared global - which is called by odeplot behaves exactly as it should. However if I do the following

## Plot a projection...

I would like to plot a projection using parametric equations: x=la*cos(fi) y=fi fi=

## assign/unassign...

I assigned d as 10t like this- d:=10t How do I "unassign" d? I tried the unassign command and got this: Error, (in unassign) cannot unassign `10*t' (argument must be assignable) 10 t How do I get rid of/clear/unassign what I assigned to d?

## Evaluate then assign as function...

Hello all, I know several people around my university that have had this problem so I finally thought I should ask: Lets say I have some complicated integral, the integrand is a function of several variables. If I: 1)simply evaluate it and I get some function of the remaining variables. 2)try to assign it such as A:=(x,y,z)-> integral, I get A(x,y,z)=integral what I want is to first evaluate to a function and then assign that function as some name as a function of the remaining variables. I know this must be possible, but I can't seem to get it. Thanks for the help. (I can provid

## Non-commutative algebra...

Hello all. I want to be able to use Maple to do algebra with variables which do not commute with each other. Is there any way I can do this? Really, all I want to be able to do is specify that X*Y - Y*X != 0, and then have Maple recognise that for more complicated functions of X and Y. I have been looking through the documentation in the help system and have found no clues. Many thanks in advance for your help. Dave Abergel

## Clarification on Plot Builder input...

Just a quick question again: if I create a function by way of, say: f := x->2x; then I can't use the plot builder by right-clicking the result. However, defining an expression as f := 2x; works fine. I realize that the plot builder pulls in the function literally and it doesn't like the format of x->2x. However, I'm just finishing up a student manual, and since it is a tad bit confusing, I just wanted to make sure that this is the intended behaviour, and that I'm not missing anything. Thanks again, /Ivan

## Plotting Polyhedra

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Well, that last blog entry sure generated a lot of discussion! I'm going to move on to something a bit more fun and less controversial: how to generate a 3-D plot of a polyhedron. There are different ways to do this in Maple, depending on how complicated the polyhedron is and what else you want to do with it. I've uploaded a worksheet with a few simple examples. View 86_PolyhedraExample.mw on MapleNet or Download 86_PolyhedraExample.mw
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## Error Bars...

Can Maple produce plots of data with error bars ?

## Points...

When I post a question, at the top of the screen it says I get one point. What is that for?

## Precision...

I am trying to do some calculations using very small numbers. For example evaluating (sqrt(x^2+9)-3)/x^2 for x=.1, .01, .001, .0001, .00001, .000001 and .0000001 which should result in values closer and closer to 1/6, but the calculations seem to break down for any x value smaller than .001 which surprizes me. Does Maple offer some sort of double or triple precision option that I can use to accurately do calculations with the smaller numbers?

## Population balance equation

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Could some one help me to plot this population balance equation ? see the attached file Download 4968_PBE.doc
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