[SciPy-User] Weierstrass and Jacobi

Agile Aspect agile.aspect@gmail....
Tue Nov 10 11:54:31 CST 2009


On Mon, Nov 9, 2009 at 1:05 PM, Karl Young <karl.young@ucsf.edu> wrote:
>
> Sorry for the dumb question (but some of you know me by now !). I was
> able to stumble around and solve a differential equation I was working
> on in terms of Weierstrass elliptic functions (though an open source
> type of guy I have to thank Wolfram re. wloframalpha for help with
> that...). I'd like to evaluate the function for various sets of
> parameters and found that the special functions package for scipy has
> Jacobi elliptic functions available. I seem to recall that the
> Weierstrass elliptic functions are special cases of the Jacobi elliptic
> functions but haven't been able to locate any source that describes that
> in any detail. Anyone have any hints ? Thanks,
>
> -- Karl
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Take a look at

    http://eom.springer.de/w/w097450.htm

just before the references, or

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Weierstrass's_elliptic_functions#Relation_to_Jacobi_elliptic_functions

just before the references.

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