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  • Subject: [mg112406] PolarPlot3D?
  • From: Alexei Boulbitch <alexei.boulbitch at>
  • Date: Tue, 14 Sep 2010 05:14:47 -0400 (EDT)

Dear Community,

sometimes I need to plot a 3D plot in cylindrical coordinates. That is 
in {r,/phi,z}. Typically I use a boring way: express the r and /phi in 
terms of x and y and apply Plot3D.

Is there a shorted way to directly plot a function f=f[r, phi] such that 
the graph is in Cartesian axes?

Regards, Alexei

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