The twoDBinning tool bins data having two variables (two dimensions). When this function is applied to data saved in two columns, a matrix with the counts in two dimensions will be created. If needed, a 3D bar graph and/or an image plot of the result can be generated to help visualize the distribution of data points.
The missing values in the X/Y data will be excluded in the analysis
To perform 2D binning:
When you run this procedure, Origin creates a set of bins in the X-Y plane, starting at the minimum X and Y values, by increment size. Origin records the number of XY pairs that fall within each bin and creates a matrix with output data. Coordinates of the output matrix consist of the extreme values and each cell displays the number of "hits" observed for each bin.
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