IMEXPfunction returns the exponential of a complex number in rectangular form. It takes one argument which is the exponent (power) to which the complex number is raised. This function is commonly used in engineering and mathematical calculations involving complex numbers.
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IMEXP formula with the syntax shown below, it has 1 required parameter:
- exponent (required):
The power to which the complex number is raised. This must be a complex number in rectangular form.
ExamplesHere are a few example use cases that explain how to use the
IMEXPformula in Google Sheets.
Calculating the exponential of a complex number
IMEXP function can be used to calculate the exponential of complex numbers in rectangular form, which is useful in engineering and mathematical calculations.
Solving differential equations
IMEXP function can be used to solve differential equations involving complex numbers, which arise in many areas of engineering and physics.
IMEXPnot working? Here are some common mistakes people make when using the
IMEXPGoogle Sheets Formula:
Incorrect number of arguments
The IMEXP formula requires one argument, which is the exponent. If you provide more or less than one argument, the formula will return an error. To fix this, make sure you only provide one argument.
The exponent argument must be a numeric value. If you provide a non-numeric value, the formula will return an error. To fix this, make sure you provide a valid number as the exponent.
Incorrect order of arguments
The IMEXP formula requires the exponent argument to be provided first. If you provide the argument in the wrong order, the formula will return an error. To fix this, make sure you provide the exponent argument first.
Incorrect use of brackets
When using the IMEXP formula, you must enclose the exponent argument in brackets. If you omit the brackets, the formula will return an error. To fix this, make sure you enclose the exponent argument in brackets.
If you receive an error message that says "IMEXP is not defined", it means that the formula is not recognised by Google Sheets. This may be because it is not a valid formula, or because it is a custom formula that has not been properly installed. To fix this, check the spelling and syntax of the formula, or contact the creator of the formula to ensure it is properly installed.
The following functions are similar to
IMEXP or are often used with it in a formula:
IMABSfunction returns the absolute value (modulus) of a complex number. This is useful when working with complex numbers in engineering or scientific calculations.
IMAGINARYfunction in Google Sheets returns the imaginary coefficient of a given complex number. The imaginary coefficient is the part of the complex number that is multiplied by the imaginary unit. This function is often used in engineering and scientific applications that involve complex numbers.
IMARGUMENTfunction returns the argument corresponding to the given number in a complex number in rectangular form.
IMCONJUGATEformula returns the complex conjugate of a given complex number. This formula is commonly used in engineering and physics calculations involving complex numbers.
You can learn more about the
IMEXP Google Sheets function on Google Support.