Dirichlet Problem(redirected from Direchlet problem)
Dirichlet problem[‚dē·rē′klā ‚präb·ləm]
To determine a solution to Laplace's equation which satisfies certain conditions in a region and on its boundary.
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(named after P. G. L. Dirichlet), the problem of finding a harmonic function from its values given on the boundary of the region under consideration.
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