MATLAB Function Reference |

Inverse cotangent, result in radians

**Syntax**

**Description**

```
Y = acot(X)
```

returns the inverse cotangent (arccotangent) for each element of `X`

.

The `acot`

function operates element-wise on arrays. The function's domains and ranges include complex values. All angles are in radians.

**Examples**

Graph the inverse cotangent over the domains and .

**Definition**

The inverse cotangent can be defined as

**Algorithm**

`acot`

uses FDLIBM, which was developed at SunSoft, a Sun Microsystems, Inc. business, by Kwok C. Ng, and others. For information about FDLIBM, see http://www.netlib.org.

**See Also**

acosh | acotd |

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