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Topic: Symbolic Toolbox: Solution of Trigonometric Equations
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Dinesh Bhati

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Re: Symbolic Toolbox: Solution of Trigonometric Equations
Posted: Jun 15, 2013 2:45 AM
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Can you please help in the following particular case. I want all the minima points. Toolbox is returning only one.I have plotted function 'p'. It has no. of minimas.

syms t10 t11
p=(cos(t11)*sin(t10) + sin(t10)^3*cos(t11)*+sin(t10)^2 - cos(t11)^2*sin(t10)^2);

"Nasser M. Abbasi" wrote in message <kpg7gf$d77$>...
> On 6/14/2013 3:37 PM, Dinesh Bhati wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > solve((sin(t))^2-1)
> >
> > do not return 3*pi/2 but only pi/2.How can I get 3*pi/2 also.
> >
> > I am interested in all the solutions.
> >

> EDU>> evalin(symengine,'solve(sin(t)^2-1)')
> matrix([[t]]) in solvelib::VectorImageSet(matrix([[pi/2 + pi*k]]), k, Z_)
> so the answer is pi/2 + pi*k where k in Z (ie. set of integers)
> So let k=1 and you have your other solution.
> --Nasser

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