3-D Visualization    

Creating 3-D Models with Patches

Introduction to Patch Objects
Overview of what a patch object is and how to define one.
Multi-Faceted Patches
Shows how to define a 3-D patch object using both x-, y-, and z-coordinate and faces/vertices data. Also illustrates flat and interpolated face coloring.
Specifying Patch Coloring
How to specify patch coloring using various patch properties.
Patch Edge Coloring
Details about how MATLAB determines patch edge coloring.
Interpreting Indexed and Truecolor Data
Specify color data that uses colormaps or defines explicit colors.

  Example: Modifying the Alphamap Introduction to Patch Objects