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Topic: Inverting elliptic integrals
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Gordon Inverarity

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Registered: 12/17/04
Inverting elliptic integrals
Posted: Mar 12, 1997 2:24 PM
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Is it possible to invert an incomplete elliptic integral of the third
kind (Legendre's canonical form)? The books I have looked at give
the elliptic function sn as the inverse of the first kind of integral
but I have yet to find inverses for the second or third kinds. Is
this just a problem of only one of the integrals being bijective over
its domain?
Thanks in advance,
Gordon Inverarity





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