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Bipolar and toroidal coordinates

  1. Feb 15, 2016 #1
    Hi,

    I'm trying to understand toroidal coordinates, that are a 3D version of bipolar coordinates. Well, I don't understand any of them, already cheked wiki and wolfram sites, but they don't give any clear explanation (in my opinion).

    Is there a way to get an intuition for obtaining the cartesian coordinates x,y,z in terms of bipolar and toroidal coordinates?

    Thanks for your help

    PD: zorry 4 bad grammar
     
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  3. Feb 21, 2016 #2
    Thanks for the post! This is an automated courtesy bump. Sorry you aren't generating responses at the moment. Do you have any further information, come to any new conclusions or is it possible to reword the post?
     
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