gives the derivative of EllipticExp[u,{a,b}] with respect to u.


  • Mathematical function, suitable for both symbolic and numerical manipulation.
  • For certain special arguments, EllipticExpPrime automatically evaluates to exact values.
  • EllipticExpPrime can be evaluated to arbitrary numerical precision.


open allclose all

Basic Examples  (2)

Evaluate numerically:

Plot the components of EllipticExpPrime over several real periods:

Scope  (9)

Numerical Evaluation  (4)

Evaluate numerically:

Evaluate to high precision:

The precision of the output tracks the precision of the input:

Complex number inputs:

Evaluate efficiently at high precision:

Specific Values  (2)

Values at fixed points:

Value at zero:

Visualization  (2)

Plot the EllipticExpPrime function for various parameters:

Plot the real part of EllipticExpPrime[z,{1,2}]:

Plot the imaginary part of EllipticExpPrime[z,{1,2}]:

Integration  (1)

Compute the indefinite integral using Integrate:

Verify the anti-derivative:

Applications  (1)

Visualize the function:

Properties & Relations  (4)

EllipticExpPrime is the derivative of EllipticExp:

EllipticExpPrime is closely related to the WeierstrassP function and its derivative:

Compare numerical values:

Evaluate the elliptic exponential and its derivative:

EllipticExpPrime can be expressed in terms of the components of EllipticExp:

WeierstrassHalfPeriods can be used to compute the two linearly independent periods of EllipticExpPrime:

Compare numerical evaluations of EllipticExpPrime at congruent points in the complex plane:

Wolfram Research (1991), EllipticExpPrime, Wolfram Language function, https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/EllipticExpPrime.html.


Wolfram Research (1991), EllipticExpPrime, Wolfram Language function, https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/EllipticExpPrime.html.


Wolfram Language. 1991. "EllipticExpPrime." Wolfram Language & System Documentation Center. Wolfram Research. https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/EllipticExpPrime.html.


Wolfram Language. (1991). EllipticExpPrime. Wolfram Language & System Documentation Center. Retrieved from https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/EllipticExpPrime.html


@misc{reference.wolfram_2023_ellipticexpprime, author="Wolfram Research", title="{EllipticExpPrime}", year="1991", howpublished="\url{https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/EllipticExpPrime.html}", note=[Accessed: 13-April-2024 ]}


@online{reference.wolfram_2023_ellipticexpprime, organization={Wolfram Research}, title={EllipticExpPrime}, year={1991}, url={https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/EllipticExpPrime.html}, note=[Accessed: 13-April-2024 ]}