# Category:Gradient Operator

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This category contains results about **Gradient Operator**.

Definitions specific to this category can be found in **Definitions/Gradient Operator**.

### Geometrical Representation

Let $F$ be a scalar field acting over $R$.

The **gradient** of $F$ at a point $A$ in $R$ is defined as:

- $\grad F = \dfrac {\partial F} {\partial n} \mathbf {\hat n}$

where:

- $\mathbf {\hat n}$ denotes the unit normal to the equal surface $S$ of $F$ at $A$
- $n$ is the magnitude of the normal vector to $S$ at $A$.

## Also see

## Subcategories

This category has the following 3 subcategories, out of 3 total.

### C

- Curl of Gradient is Zero (4 P)

### G

- Gradient (empty)
- Gradient of Divergence (4 P)

## Pages in category "Gradient Operator"

The following 15 pages are in this category, out of 15 total.