# Cauchy residue theorem

## Cauchy residue theorem

[kō·shē ′rez·ə‚dü ‚thir·əm] (mathematics)

The theorem expressing a line integral around a closed curve of a function which is analytic in a simply connected domain containing the curve, except at a finite number of poles interior to the curve, as a sum of residues of the function at these poles.

McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

Want to thank TFD for its existence? Tell a friend about us, add a link to this page, or visit the webmaster's page for free fun content.

Link to this page: