VectorCalculus - Maple Programming Help

Online Help

All Products    Maple    MapleSim


Home : Support : Online Help : Mathematics : Vector Calculus : VectorCalculus/GetCoordinates

VectorCalculus

  

GetCoordinates

  

return the coordinate system of a Vector

 

Calling Sequence

Parameters

Description

Examples

Calling Sequence

GetCoordinates(v)

Parameters

v

-

(optional) Vector

Description

• 

The GetCoordinates(v) command returns the coordinate system associated with the Vector v.  If v is not specified, the default coordinate system is returned.

Examples

withVectorCalculus:

GetCoordinates

cartesian

(1)

vVectorFieldr,0,0,'spherical'r,φ,θ

v:=re_r

(2)

GetCoordinatesv

sphericalr,φ,θ

(3)

SetCoordinates'polar'

polar

(4)

GetCoordinatesa,b

polar

(5)

See Also

VectorCalculus

VectorCalculus[AddCoordinates]

VectorCalculus[SetCoordinates]

VectorCalculus[VectorField]

 


Download Help Document

Was this information helpful?



Please add your Comment (Optional)
E-mail Address (Optional)
What is ? This question helps us to combat spam