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Cauchy-Riemann equations
[
koh
-shee-
ree
-mahn, koh-
shee
-]
/ˈkoʊ ʃiˈri mɑn, koʊˈʃi-/
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plural noun
,
Mathematics.
1.
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
u
/δ
x
= δ
v
/δ
y
and δ
u
/δ
y
= −δ
v
/δ
x.
Origin of
Cauchy-Riemann equations
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named after A. L.
Cauchy
and G. F. B.
Riemann
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