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Re: 3-D plotting of list in spherical coordinates

On 12 Sep 2000 03:13:20 -0400, "Siddiq Qidwai"
<siddiq_qidwai at> wrote:

>Hi All,
>I've an irregular list (20 x 40 grid) of numbers to be plotted in 3-D. The
>data is in spherical coordinates, i.e., r, theta and phi. I've used the
>SetCoordinates[Spherical[r, theta, phi]] and ListSurfacePlot3D commands in
>tandem but they apprently still spews out the plot in cartesian coordinates.
>I use Mathematica version 3.0. Any suggestions please?

I'd like to know the answer to this as well.  The only way I've done
it is to convert all the data to cartesian coordinates and plot it.


This is not very elegant, though.  I am hoping there is a way to plot
directly in each of the coordinate systems directly.

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