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Homework Help: Transcendental equation

  1. Jan 20, 2006 #1

    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
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  3. Jan 21, 2006 #2


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    Sorry - none exist! :(
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