cauchy riemann equation

Cauchy-Riemann equations

[koh-shee-ree-mahn, koh-shee-]
plural noun Mathematics.
equations relating the partial derivatives of the real and imaginary parts of an analytic function of a complex variable, as f (z ) = u (x,y ) + iv (x,y ), by δ ux = δ vy and δ uy = −δ vx.

Origin:
named after A. L. Cauchy and G. F. B. Riemann

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To cauchy riemann equation
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: cauchy integral theorem
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for cauchy riemann equation
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing cauchy riemann equation
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature