Rohrlich, F. Department of Physics, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York.
Last reviewed:January 2020
- Potential theory
- Gravitational potential
- Electrostatic potential
- Magnetic scalar potential
- Logarithmic potential
- Work and potential difference
- Vector potential
- Electromagnetic potentials
- Retarded and advanced potentials
- Liénard-Wiechert potentials
- Polarization potentials
- Debye potential
- Velocity potential
- Thermodynamic potential
- Chemical potential
- Related Primary Literature
- Additional Reading
Functions or sets of functions from whose first derivatives a vector can be formed. A vector is a quantity which has a magnitude and a direction, such as force.
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