# Transcendental equation

1. Jan 20, 2006

### twoflower

Hi,

can somebody see if there is a way to solve this analytically?

$$x = \mbox{cotg } x$$

I know it could be solved numerically, but I'm interested in analytical solution only (if it exists, of course).

Thank you very much.

Last edited: Jan 20, 2006
2. Jan 21, 2006

### Tide

Sorry - none exist! :(