In this post, I continue to introduce tensor calculus by discussing coordinates and transformations of coordinates.
SOURCE FOR CONTENT: Neuenschwander D.E.,2015. Tensor Calculus for Physics. Johns Hopkins University Press. At some level, we all are aware of scalars and vectors, but typically we don’t think of aspects of everyday experience as being a scalar or a vector. A scalar is something that has only magnitude, that is it only has a numeric […]