How do I make a smooth curve using the following data?

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liv_ped on 25 Mar 2019
Commented: liv_ped on 25 Mar 2019
x1 = {0,0.0521,0.1042, 0.1563, 0.2083, 0.2604, 0.3125, 0.3646, 0.4167}
y1 = {2.4015, 2.9473, 4.5847, 5.7855, 7.4229, 9.6061, 12.2259, 13.2083, 13.6450}
x2 = {0, 0.0510, 0.1020, 0.1531, 0.2041, 0.2551}
y2 = {1.6836, 2.3150, 3.2620, 3.9986, 4.9456, 6.8397}
plot(x1,y1,x2,y2) _____________This function gives a rough curve.
How do I plot this data in the form of a smooth curve and show all the discrete points?

Kevin Phung on 25 Mar 2019
Edited: Kevin Phung on 25 Mar 2019
figure
x1 = [0,0.0521,0.1042, 0.1563, 0.2083, 0.2604, 0.3125, 0.3646, 0.4167];
x1q = linspace(x1(1),x1(end),100);
y1 = [2.4015, 2.9473, 4.5847, 5.7855, 7.4229, 9.6061, 12.2259, 13.2083, 13.6450];
y1q = interp1(x1,y1,x1q,'pchip');
x2 = [0, 0.0510, 0.1020, 0.1531, 0.2041, 0.2551];
x2q = linspace(x2(1),x2(end),100);
y2 = [1.6836, 2.3150, 3.2620, 3.9986, 4.9456, 6.8397];
y2q = interp1(x2,y2,x2q,'pchip');
plot(x1q,y1q,'r',x2q,y2q,'b')
hold on
plot(x1,y1,'ro',x2,y2,'bo')
let me know if this is what you wanted. I suggest reading up interpolation in the documentation.
liv_ped on 25 Mar 2019
Yes this works. Thanks!

dpb on 25 Mar 2019
Presuming you first convert your data to arrays from cell array...
plot(x1,y1,'x',x2,y2,'s') % plot the data only
X1=linspace(x1(1),x1(end)); % get a bunch of points between existing end points
Y1=interp1(x1,y1,X1,'spline'); % one of many possible interpolation choices that goes thru points
hold on
plot(linspace(x1(1),x1(end)),Y1,'b-');
...
Extension to second should be obvious...

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