IEVref: 121-11-25 ID: Language: en Status: Standard Term: electric potential Synonym1: Synonym2: Synonym3: Symbol: V Definition: scalar potential V of the irrotational vector $\left(E+\frac{\partial A}{\partial t}\right)$, where E is the electric field strength, A is a magnetic vector potential and t is the time: $\text{\hspace{0.17em}}-\mathrm{grad}\text{\hspace{0.17em}}\text{\hspace{0.17em}}V=E+\frac{\partial A}{\partial t}$ NOTE – The electric potential is not unique since any constant scalar quantity can be added to a given electric potential without changing its gradient. Publication date: 1998-08 Source: Replaces: Internal notes: 2017-06-02: Cleanup - Remove Attached Image 121-11-251.gif 2017-06-02: Cleanup - Remove Attached Image 121-11-252.gif CO remarks: TC/SC remarks: VT remarks: Domain1: Domain2: Domain3: Domain4: Domain5: