Hi

I was wondering what the method would be for converting the wave equation into polar coordinates ?

The wave equation is given to me as : $\displaystyle \frac{\partial^{2}u}{\partial t^{2}}=\nabla^{2}u$ and that $\displaystyle c^2=1$

Thanks

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- Nov 28th 2010, 08:04 AMcooltownswave equation in polar coordinates
Hi

I was wondering what the method would be for converting the wave equation into polar coordinates ?

The wave equation is given to me as : $\displaystyle \frac{\partial^{2}u}{\partial t^{2}}=\nabla^{2}u$ and that $\displaystyle c^2=1$

Thanks