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As i understand, the purpose of laplaces/poissons equation is to recast the question from a geometrical one to a differential equation.

im trying to figure out what are the appropriate boundary conditions for poissons equation:

http://www.sciweavers.org/upload/Tex2Img_1418842096/render.png [Broken]

where v is potential and p is the local charge density

Also, what method do i use to solve this equation? I cant remember a thing about pde's but i have some knowledge of ODE's. It appears linear Because V doesnt show up anywhere, and P is a function of x,y,z but I dont really know where to begin with this though.

im trying to figure out what are the appropriate boundary conditions for poissons equation:

http://www.sciweavers.org/upload/Tex2Img_1418842096/render.png [Broken]

where v is potential and p is the local charge density

Also, what method do i use to solve this equation? I cant remember a thing about pde's but i have some knowledge of ODE's. It appears linear Because V doesnt show up anywhere, and P is a function of x,y,z but I dont really know where to begin with this though.

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