Vector Visualization

The Wolfram Language provides state-of-the-art fully automated visualization of vector functions and datasuitable for representing flows, field lines, and other vector fields of any complexity.

Stream Visualization

StreamPlot make a stream plot from a vector field function

ListStreamPlot make a stream plot from vector field data

LineIntegralConvolutionPlot  ▪  ListLineIntegralConvolutionPlot

Vector Visualization

VectorPlot plot vectors from a vector field function

ListVectorPlot plot vectors from vector field data

Vector + Scalar Visualization

StreamDensityPlot superimpose plots of vector and scalar field functions

ListStreamDensityPlot superimpose plots of vector and scalar field data

VectorDensityPlot  ▪  ListVectorDensityPlot

3D Vector Visualization

VectorPlot3D plot vectors from a 3D vector field function

ListVectorPlot3D plot vectors from a 3D vector field data

SliceVectorPlot3D plot vectors on a slice surface

ListSliceVectorPlot3D plot vectors on a slice surface

Options

StreamPoints, VectorPoints number or placement of streamlines, vectors

StreamScale, VectorScale scale and size of streamlines, vectors

StreamStyle, VectorStyle color and style of streamlines, vectors

StreamMarkers, VectorMarkers general shape of streamlines, vectors

ColorFunction, Mesh, MeshFunctions coloring, meshing, contouring, etc. for scalars

StreamColorFunction  ▪  VectorColorFunction  ▪  RegionFunction