Thursday, February 9, 2012

3D Coordinate Systems: Bispherical

Moebius strip surface

Bispherical coordinates

The Bispherical coordinates are a three-dimensional orthogonal coordinate system that results from rotating the two-dimensional bipolar coordinate system about the axis that connects the two foci.

Get copyable formulas for Bispherical coordinates from Differential Geometry Library (MathML, TeX, Mathematica® input, Maple™ input)

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