Laplace equation

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The partial differential equation:

2u/∂x2 + ∂2u/∂y2 + ∂2u/∂z2 = 0

It may also be written in the form ∇2u = 0, where ∇2 is called the Laplace operator. It was formulated by the French mathematician P. S. Laplace (1749–1827).

Subjects: Chemistry.

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