# Vector & Tensor Analysis by Prof Fazal Abbas

Solution of Chapter 6: Curvilinear Coordinates of the book Vector & Tensor Analysis by Prof. Dr. Nawazish Ali Shah written by Prof. Fazal Abbas Sajid. Here solutions of chapter 6 are provided by the author of the book, for the solutions of all the chapters of the book, please buy the solution manual from the market.

Name | Vector & Tensor Analysis (Chapter 6 only) |
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Author | Prof. Fazal Abbas Sajid |

Pages | 71 pages |

Format | PDF (see Software section for PDF Reader) |

Size | 6.17 MB |

### Contents & Summary

- Curvilinear coordinates
- Transformation of coordinates
- Coordinate surfaces and coordinate curves
- Unit vectors in curvilinear coordinate system
- Rectangular Cartesian coordinates
- Expressions for arc length, area and volume elements in rectangular Cartesian coordinates
- Expression for Jacobian in rectangular Cartesian coordinates
- Expression for gradient, divergence, curl and Laplacian in rectangular Cartesian coordinates
- Cylindrical polar coordinate
- Cylindrical coordinates in terms of Cartesian coordinates
- Unit vectors in cylindrical coordinate system
- Orthogonally of cylindrical coordinate system
- Relationship among unit vector in cylindrical system