CoordinatesFromCartesian

As of Version 9.0, vector analysis functionality is built into the Wolfram Language

CoordinatesFromCartesian[pt]
gives the coordinates in the default coordinate system of the point pt given in Cartesian coordinates.

CoordinatesFromCartesian[pt,coordsys]
gives the coordinates in the coordinate system coordsys of the point given in Cartesian coordinates.

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Find the cylindrical coordinates for a point in space:

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Transform back to Cartesian coordinates:

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