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Unformatted text preview: Chapter 2: Complex numbers Complex numbers are commonplace in physics and engineering. In particular, complex numbers enable us to simplify equations and/or more easily find solutions to equations. We will explore the damped, driven simpleharmonic oscillator as an example of the use of complex numbers. By the end of this chapter you should be able to... I Represent complex numbers in various ways Patrick K. Schelling Introduction to Theoretical Methods Chapter 2: Complex numbers Complex numbers are commonplace in physics and engineering. In particular, complex numbers enable us to simplify equations and/or more easily find solutions to equations. We will explore the damped, driven simpleharmonic oscillator as an example of the use of complex numbers. By the end of this chapter you should be able to... I Represent complex numbers in various ways I Use complex algebra Patrick K. Schelling Introduction to Theoretical Methods Chapter 2: Complex numbers Complex numbers are commonplace in physics and engineering. In particular, complex numbers enable us to simplify equations and/or more easily find solutions to equations. We will explore the damped, driven simpleharmonic oscillator as an example of the use of complex numbers. By the end of this chapter you should be able to... I Represent complex numbers in various ways I Use complex algebra I Complex infinite series Patrick K. Schelling Introduction to Theoretical Methods Chapter 2: Complex numbers Complex numbers are commonplace in physics and engineering. In particular, complex numbers enable us to simplify equations and/or more easily find solutions to equations. We will explore the damped, driven simpleharmonic oscillator as an example of the use of complex numbers. By the end of this chapter you should be able to... I Represent complex numbers in various ways I Use complex algebra I Complex infinite series I Determine functions of complex numbers Patrick K. Schelling Introduction to Theoretical Methods Chapter 2: Complex numbers Complex numbers are commonplace in physics and engineering. In particular, complex numbers enable us to simplify equations and/or more easily find solutions to equations. We will explore the damped, driven simpleharmonic oscillator as an example of the use of complex numbers. By the end of this chapter you should be able to... I Represent complex numbers in various ways I Use complex algebra I Complex infinite series I Determine functions of complex numbers I Use Eulers formula Patrick K. Schelling Introduction to Theoretical Methods Chapter 2: Complex numbers Complex numbers are commonplace in physics and engineering. In particular, complex numbers enable us to simplify equations and/or more easily find solutions to equations. We will explore the damped, driven simpleharmonic oscillator as an example of the use of complex numbers....
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This note was uploaded on 07/30/2011 for the course PHZ 3113 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '03 term at University of Central Florida.
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