General Coordinates in \(\mathcal {R}^3\)

  • Fernando SansòEmail author
  • Mirko Reguzzoni
  • Riccardo Barzaghi
Part of the Springer Geophysics book series (SPRINGERGEOPHYS)


In this chapter we recall the basic definitions of coordinate systems in \(\mathcal {R}^3\) and the related geometric concepts.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fernando Sansò
    • 1
    Email author
  • Mirko Reguzzoni
    • 1
  • Riccardo Barzaghi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (DICA)Politecnico di MilanoMilanItaly

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