Notes on how to use the Matplotlib python library:
What is the difference between pylab and pyplot? See http://stackoverflow.com/questions/11469336/what-is-the-difference-between-pylab-and-pyplot
- Pyplot and pylab are modules in matplotlib which provide interfaces to the plotting library in matplotlib
- Pyplot is the "standard" module for non-interactive plotting
- Pylab combines pyplot and numpy functionalities to create a MATLAB-like environment. Pylab is convenient for interactive calculations and plotting.
Basic plotting with Pylab: http://jakevdp.github.io/mpl_tutorial/tutorial_pages/tut1.html
Plotting with Pylab: https://sites.google.com/a/aims-senegal.org/scipy/plotting-with-pylab