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Using Euler’s Formula to Derive Sine and Cosine
November 24, 2021

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Introduction

Cosine and sine can be written as the sum of two complex exponentials. Euler’s formula states

(1)   \begin{equation*}e^{j\omega} = \text{cos}(\omega) + j \text{sin}(\omega).\end{equation*}

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