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Re: Cross product with Mathematica

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  • Subject: [mg15544] Re: Cross product with Mathematica
  • From: Harald Giese <giese at>
  • Date: Tue, 26 Jan 1999 13:44:31 -0500 (EST)
  • Organization: Institut fuer Meereskunde, Universitaet Hamburg
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smoisan at wrote:
> ...
> I wanted to do some calculations involving cross product over the
> weekend using Mathematica.  That's when I discovered there's no way of
> doing any cross product using this software, at least, not in the
> version we have at the univerity which is 2.2 for Solaris.  Is this
> possible in another version?
>  Is there an add-on available somewhere so I can do cross product?  Any
> help would be appreciated.
> ...


Version 2.2: "CrossProduct" from the package "Calculus`VectorAnalysis`".
Version 3: "Cross" as build-in-function.


Harald Giese
Email: giese at
Phone: +49 (0)40 4123 5796; Fax: +49 (0)40 5605724 Institut fuer
Meereskunde der Universitaet Hamburg (Institute of Oceanography of the
University of Hamburg) Troplowitzstrasse 7, D-22529 Hamburg

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