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General Coordinates in Euclidean Space E3

  • Fridtjov IrgensEmail author
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Abstract

In the previous chapters we have almost exclusively used Cartesian coordinate systems in the three-dimensional physical space which we have called a three-dimensional Euclidean space \( E_{3} . \) Vectors and vector algebra were defined in Sect.  1.2, first geometrically, and then through their Cartesian components.

Reference

  1. 1.
    Sokolnikoff IS (1939) Advanced calculus. McGraw-Hill, New YorkzbMATHGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Norwegian University of Science and TechnologyBergenNorway

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