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Laplacian of a Vector Field

Description

Calculate the Laplacian of a vector field.

Define the coordinate system.

VectorCalculusSetCoordinatescartesianx,y,z:

Define the vector field.

VectorCalculusVectorFieldx y2,4 y,ⅇz2

xy2e_x+4ye_yⅇz2e_z

(1)

Calculate the Laplacian of the vector field.

VectorCalculusLaplacian

2xe_x1y3/2e_y4ⅇz2e_z

(2)

Commands Used

VectorCalculus[Laplacian]

See Also

VectorCalculus[Del]


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