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Curl

Curl[f]
gives the curl, , of the vector field f in the default coordinate system.

gives the curl of f in the coordinate system coordsys.
  • The vector field f should be a 3-element list where each element is a function of the coordinates of the appropriate coordinate system.
Compute the curl of a vector field:
Find the parameter values for which the vector field is irrotational:
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Compute the curl of a vector field:
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Find the parameter values for which the vector field is irrotational:
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