Meshing: Make and plot a 3D prism mesh with topographyΒΆ

Download source code: mesher_prismmesh_topo.py

"""
Meshing: Make and plot a 3D prism mesh with topography
"""

from fatiando import gridder, utils, mesher
from fatiando.vis import myv

x1, x2 = -100, 100
y1, y2 = -200, 200
bounds = (x1, x2, y1, y2, -200, 0)

x, y = gridder.regular((x1, x2, y1, y2), (50, 50))
height = (100 +
          -50 * utils.gaussian2d(x, y, 100, 200, x0=-50, y0=-100, angle=-60) +
          100 * utils.gaussian2d(x, y, 50, 100, x0=80, y0=170))

mesh = mesher.PrismMesh(bounds, (20, 40, 20))
mesh.carvetopo(x, y, height)

myv.figure()
myv.prisms(mesh)
myv.axes(myv.outline(bounds), fmt='%.0f')
myv.wall_north(bounds)
myv.show()