It's very commong to use z and z* as two independent variables, differentiating with respect to one while keeping the other constant. Can you please give me some intuitive insight into this method, and why it works so well? Because every time I see this my first thought is that z and z* are NOT independent, there is a very clear transformation from one to the other...(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Thanks,

Chen

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# Complex conjugate an independent variable?

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