Line Integral
The line integral on a curve
is defined by
(1)
(2)
where
(3)
If
(i.e., it is a
Divergenceless Field
), then the line integral is path independent and
(4)
For
Complex
,
, and
,
(5)
See also
Contour Integral
,
Path Integral
© 1996-9
Eric W. Weisstein
1999-05-25