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Complex Number Representation in Matlab

  1. Nov 6, 2006 #1
    Hey Everyone,

    I cannot seem to find an way in Matlab to convert a number which has a real and imaginary part in cartesian form into polar form and then express the polar representation on the output.




    0.8431<79.04 deg (without using my calc.)

  2. jcsd
  3. Nov 6, 2006 #2
    Use abs(z) for the magnitude and angle(z) for the phase of z. Type "help abs" or "help angle" at the prompt for more help on these functions.
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