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Cartesian Coordinates, $F(x,y)$

In this coordinate system, Laplace's equation is

\begin{displaymath}
{\partial^{2}F\over \partial x^{2}} + {\partial^{2}F\over \partial
y^{2}} = 0.
\end{displaymath}

We look for two types of solutions as described below.

Subsections

Prof. Alan Hood
2000-11-06