Accession Number : ADA136550

Title :   The Elements of the Rotation Matrices in Terms of Rodriguez's Parameters.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : MESSINA UNIV (ITALY) IST DI STRUTTURA DELLA MATERIA

Personal Author(s) : Borghese,F ; Denti,P ; Saija,R ; Toscano,G ; Sindoni,O I

PDF Url : ADA136550

Report Date : Jun 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : The elements of the rotation matrices, for arbitrary L, as well as those of the matrix S which rotates the cartesian coordinates, are expressed in terms of Rodriguez's parameters, viz., the direction cosines of the axis, lambda, mu, epsilon, and the angle of rotation, omega. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Matrices(Mathematics), *Parametric analysis, Cartesian coordinates, Angles, Rotation, Computations, Tensor analysis, Harmonics

Subject Categories : Theoretical Mathematics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE