Encyclopedia of Systems Biology

2013 Edition
| Editors: Werner Dubitzky, Olaf Wolkenhauer, Kwang-Hyun Cho, Hiroki Yokota

Partial Differential Equations, Poisson Equation

  • Brian D. Sleeman
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-9863-7_274



Poisson’s equation in two-dimensional space is the partial differential equation, to be solved for the function u, of the form
$$ \Delta u = f(x,y), $$
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of MathematicsUniversity of LeedsLeedsUK