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Complex Numbers

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Mathematics for Computer Graphics

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In this chapter we investigate complex numbers and show how they can be thought of as an ordered pair. We also show how they are represented by a matrix. Many of the qualities associated with quaternions are found in complex numbers, which is why they are worthy of close examination.

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  1. Vince J (2018) Imaginary mathematics for computer science. Springer

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Vince, J. (2022). Complex Numbers. In: Mathematics for Computer Graphics. Undergraduate Topics in Computer Science. Springer, London. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4471-7520-9_9

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