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What software was used to plot this diagram of morse potential

by dkin
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dkin
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Jan31-12, 05:21 PM
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Hi all,

I recently saw a very nice diagram of the morse potential on wikipedia



I am curious if anyone has any suggestions as to how this diagram was made? What software package was used? In particular how the actual morse curve was plotted.
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Jan31-12, 08:21 PM
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Hi all,

I recently saw a very nice diagram of the morse potential on wikipedia



I am curious if anyone has any suggestions as to how this diagram was made? What software package was used? In particular how the actual morse curve was plotted.
Well, if I were to make this plot, I would use R. It could do everything on the plot fairly easily, with the exception of the spring in the dumbbell. I would do that in a drawing program, and take a screen shot and embed it in the R plot.
gsal
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Feb1-12, 04:02 AM
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It's very do-able with matplotlib, too.


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