Part of the Lecture Notes in Mathematics book series (LNM, volume 2044)
The study of spherical harmonics has a long history, over 200 years by now. Classical spherical harmonics on the unit sphere of three dimensional Euclidean space can be viewed as extensions of trigonometric functions on the unit circle.
KeywordsUnit Circle Unit Disk Unit Sphere Spherical Harmonic Oceanic Physic
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.
© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012