## Citation

Geethamma, V. G. and Gopinath, Deepa P. and Daniel, Jacob K. (2021)*Complex Numbers and Rhythmic Changes.*Resonance, 26 (8). pp. 1059-1080. ISSN 0971-8044

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Official URL: https://doi.org/10.1007/s12045-021-1209-x

## Abstract

The concept of complex numbers (CNs) is used in many disciplines. In many cases, students find it difficult to understand the logic behind CNs. Rotations, vibrations, and oscillations result in sine or cosine waves. Mathematical representation of rotation/vibration/oscillation is done in two waysâ€”trigonometry and complex numbers. But the algebraic calculation is easier if CNs are used instead of trigonometric functions. The use of CNs as an effective representation of sinusoidal variations is discussed in this article.

Item Type: | Article |
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Uncontrolled Keywords: | Complex number, harmonic motion, sinusoidal functions |

Subjects: | Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA150-272.5 Algebra |

Depositing User: | Ms Nurul Iqtiani Ahmad |

Date Deposited: | 30 Sep 2021 14:45 |

Last Modified: | 30 Sep 2021 14:45 |

URII: | http://shdl.mmu.edu.my/id/eprint/9610 |

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