Lecture38

Lecture38 - z = + + + + + + r The Laplacian tells us the...

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Div, Grad, Curl, and more all that The Laplacian of a scalar function : The Laplacian of a vector function is the same, but for each component of f : 2 , , f f f f f x y z ∇⋅∇ = ∇⋅ r r r 2 2 2 2 2 2 f f f x y z = + + 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 , , y y y x x x z z z f f f f f f f f f f x y z x y z x y
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This note was uploaded on 02/16/2011 for the course PHYS 2163 taught by Professor Briscoe during the Fall '10 term at GWU.

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