18.04 | Fall 1999 | Undergraduate

Complex Variables with Applications

Study Materials

Riemann Surfaces: The Logarithm Expanded View

(All images created with MATLAB® software)

Infinite spiral staircase-like Riemann Surface for the logarithm. The picture shows only three levels of the surface, which extends up and down with infinitely many similar levels (all joined at the branch point at the origin).

Picture obtained using the script RiemannSur in the Athena 18.04 MATLAB® Toolkit.

Course Info

As Taught In
Fall 1999
Learning Resource Types
Exams with Solutions
Problem Sets with Solutions