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So do your own experiment and make your own graph. Compare the graphs. Why do you need the specific data anyway? There will be noise aka experimental errors in all the data so they wont be exactly the same every time which makes needing the original data irrelevant.


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Check the journal's guidelines and/or contact the editor. Sometimes journals require data and code to be made available (which is obviously the right thing to do) and authors that refuse to do so are breaching the agreement under which they published. If the journal does not, then you are out of luck. Sadly there are many researchers out there who think ...


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Usually research communities are small and you will see each other at the next conference or the conference after that. Than you can ask them in person. Either informally between the sessions or when they present new research based on their paper. It is way more difficult to brush someone away in a room packed with respected peers who will be the referees ...


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Authors are not in any way obligated to comply with random requests for additional information about their paper, nor do they even need to respond at all. If they provide what you ask for, it would be them doing you a favour. Their obligation is to the journal and the reviewers. This obligation mostly ends after they've made the reviewers happy and their ...


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There is no results table to go with the graph. Use Datathief: https://datathief.org/ Despite the name, in most countries using Datathief is explicity allowed by copyright law. Data cannot be copyrighted. They also did not specify one of the parameters used to produce the results. Two possibilities: it does not actually matter or peer review has failed. ...


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Maybe not very nice, but hardly "misconduct". You might need to reproduce more of their "experiment" to get new data. Their data is their own, I think. It may be that the reviewers saw more than the authors are willing to share publicly. And it is possible that they have future plans for the data that would make release at this time ...


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