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Graph in blender a function of two variables, [duplicate]

I would like to know if there is any way to be able to graph in blender a function of two variables, for example Sin (x y2) for the domain of x from -3 to 3, the domain of y from -2 to 2, to get ...
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defining vertices with a math formula? [duplicate]

Is there a way to define vertices of a curve with a math formula? I'm trying to do a lemniscate (a rose curve the two lobes, infinity sign). X=90*cos(b)*sqrt(cos(2*b)) y=90*sin(b)*sqrt(cos(2*b)) ...
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Modeling with math or procedural methods? [duplicate]

I am looking to create a mathematically correct parabolic dish in Blender. I have played around by using proportional editing and whatnot, but in my experience this does not provide the precision that ...
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Create Spline from Formula (Vector Valued Function) [duplicate]

In Cinema 4D, there is a formula spline whose shape is dictated by a vector valued function. This allows me to create very unique shapes very easily, such as the following: I am not sure if there is ...
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How to create a 3D object from a specific equation

I realize this has been asked before, so I apologize for the "repeat". I saw this answer, and it mostly solved my issue. However, I can't figure out how to generate my specific equation. This is my ...
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Blender for Mathematics Visualization

EDIT: For those believing that Blender is good for mathematics or want to prove it, this may be helpful: Blender + Mathifold. I hope it does indeed meet the aspects I need Blender for. I have ...
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Is it possible to extrude along a curved path like those made by a spirograph?

I was looking at spirograph drawings and I was wondering if Blender has any way of extruding along such a path so that it could be turned into a mesh object. Here's a link to some spirograph pictures: ...
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How do you create a Math Formula for a Model Object?

In Carrara 4.0 Pro, I am able to create various modeling objects using math. The UI comes with 4 sliders (p1, p2, p3, p4), with values varying from -1 to +1 or -pi to +pi, and a text area for the ...
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Use “Add 3D Function Surface” addon via python

I would like to know if there is any way to use the "Add 3d Function Surface" addon via the python interface. I have an equation that describes a surface in the three-dimensional space that I can use ...
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Example for creating and rotating of a mathematical function in a script

I want to make a body by rotating of this function in a script: Function X equation (ln( ((v*pi)/1)-(pi/2) ) *(1/pi)+3)*sin(u) Y equation ...