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VectorCalculus[GetCoordinates] - return the coordinate system of a Vector

Calling Sequence

GetCoordinates(v)

Parameters

v

-

(optional) Vector

Description

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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)

v:=VectorFieldr,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]


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