Cylindrical

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

Cylindrical
represents the cylindrical coordinate system with default variables Rr, Ttheta, and Zz.

Cylindrical[r,θ,z]
represents the cylindrical coordinate system with variables r, θ, and z.

DetailsDetails

ExamplesExamplesopen allclose all

Basic Examples  (1)Basic Examples  (1)

In[1]:=
Click for copyable input

Use Cylindrical as the default coordinate system:

In[2]:=
Click for copyable input
Out[2]=

All evaluations now use cylindrical coordinates as the default:

In[3]:=
Click for copyable input
Out[3]=
In[4]:=
Click for copyable input
Out[4]=

Reset the default coordinate system to Cartesian:

In[5]:=
Click for copyable input
Out[5]=