# Week 3: Vector Analysis in Curved Coordinates I

## Week 3: Vector Analysis in Curved Coordinates I

- Orthogonal Coordinates in $\mathbb{R}^3$
- Differential Vector Operators
- Special Coordinate Systems:
- Circular Cylinder Coordinates
- Spherical Polar Coordinates

### Textbook

- 6th Edition: Sec. 2.1 – 2.5
- 7th Edition: Sec. 3.10

### On-line Video Lecture

- MOOC/Edison video lecture: Vector Analysis in Curved Coordinates 1
- MOOC/Edison video lecture: Vector Analysis in Curved Coordinates 2