Hi, I was wondering if anyone could help with a vector question that I have.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

If I have a unit vector defined in cartesian co-ordinates as p= (0,1,0) how would I go about converting this vector to a cylindrical geometry.

I understand that I will probably need to use p_r=sqrt(px^2+py^2) and p_theta=arctan(py/px) but also want to convert the vector to a cylindrical geometry and i don't think it can be as simple as this

thanks

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# Converting a unit vector from cartesian to cylindrical

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