Computation of Approximate Potentials for Weakly Non-Gradient Fields

Computation of approximate potentials for both gradient and non gradient fields. It is known from physics that only gradient fields, also known as conservative, have a well defined potential function. Here we present an algorithm, based on the classical Helmholtz decomposition, to obtain an approximate potential function for non gradient fields. More information in Rodríguez-Sánchez (2020) .


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1.1.0 by Pablo Rodríguez-Sánchez, 9 months ago

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Authors: Pablo Rodríguez-Sánchez

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Imports numDeriv, Matrix

Suggests testthat, knitr, rmarkdown, deSolve, dplyr, colorRamps, ggplot2, gridExtra, latticeExtra, bindrcpp

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