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## Calculation of Potential Functions |

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Assume that the vector field given by

has a potential function Then using parameter integrals the potential function may be determined as follows.

Start with the integration of with respect ot the first variable

Finally yields

()

**Annotation:**

automatically generated 6/15/2005 |