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B What is a homogeneous boundary condition?

  1. Oct 28, 2016 #1
    What is a homogeneous boundary condition? Or, more explicitly, what would make a boundary condition inhomogeneous

    Many thanks :)
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  3. Oct 28, 2016 #2


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    Usually it just means that either the unknown or its derivative is assumed to vanish on the boundary of the domain in question.
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