Complex Numbers

Guerino Mazzola, Maria Mannone, Yan Pang

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Square roots of negative real numbers are not defined yet. We introduce complex numbers to solve this problem. Essentially, we introduce an imaginary number i, the square root of −1, and thereby add a new dimension to the real numbers.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationComputational Music Science
PublisherSpringer Nature
Number of pages5
StatePublished - 2016

Publication series

NameComputational Music Science
ISSN (Print)1868-0305
ISSN (Electronic)1868-0313

Bibliographical note

Publisher Copyright:
© 2016, Springer International Publishing Switzerland.


Dive into the research topics of 'Complex Numbers'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this