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5 SERIES REPRESENTATIONS A polynomial may be written in a power series expansion as P(z) ¼ 1 X C m zm m¼0 where {Cm , m ¼ 0, . . ,1} are expansion coefficients of the power series. The power series is a polynomial of degree n if it has the form Pn (z) ¼ n X C m zm , Cn = 0 m¼0 Example: The second-degree polynomial P2 (z) ¼ a þ bz þ cz2 has the expansion coefficients C0 ¼ a, C1 ¼ b, C2 ¼ c, and Cj ¼ 0 for all j . 2. Taylor Series and Maclaurin Series A function f (z) of the complex variable z may be represented by the Taylor series f (z) ¼ 1 X f (m) ðaÞ ðz À aÞm m!

Example: The transpose of the 2Â3 matrix A from the previous example is the 3Â2 matrix: 2 3 a11 a21 AT ¼ 4 a12 a22 5 a13 a23 54 MATH REFRESHER FOR SCIENTISTS AND ENGINEERS Example: A 3Â1 column vector is 2 3 a1 a ¼ 4 a2 5 a3 The transpose of a is the 1Â3 row vector aT ¼ [a1 a2 a3]. The conjugate transpose or adjoint of matrix A is Aþ ¼ ½AÃ T where AÃ is the complex conjugate of A or ½aij þ ¼ ½aÃij T ¼ ½aÃji A square matrix is symmetric if A ¼ AT; that is, aij ¼ aji. A square matrix is Hermitian if A ¼ Aþ.

3) for the slope gives m¼ y2 À y1 rise ¼ x2 À x1 run (3:1:4) where y2 2 y1 is called the rise and x2 2 x1 is called the run of the slope m of the straight line. The intercept b is found by rearranging either Eq. 1) or Eq. 2). For example, rearranging Eq. 1) gives b ¼ y1 À mx1 (3:1:5) Example: Suppose (x1, y1) ¼ (2, 2), (x2, y2) ¼ (21, 27). Using the above questions, we calculate (b ¼ 24, m ¼ 3) and y ¼ 3x 2 4. Higher-order polynomial equations may be used to fit three or more data points. A well-defined system will have at least one data point for each unknown coefficient of the polynomial equation.