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    This function returns a complex number raised to a power.

    Syntax

    IMPOWER(complexnum,powernum)

    Arguments

    This function has these arguments:

    Argument Description
    complexnum Complex number to raise to a power
    powernum Power to which to raise the complex number

    The power (powernum argument) can be an integer, negative, or fractional.

    Remarks

    An error is returned if complexnum is not in the form "x+yi" or "x+yj" or if powernum is non-numeric. For more information, refer to Complex Numbers in Engineering Functions.

    Data Types

    Accepts number and string data. Returns string data.

    Examples

    IMPOWER("2+5j",4)

    Version Available

    This function is available in product version 2.0 or later.

    See Also

    IMEXP | IMPRODUCT | Engineering Functions | Complex Numbers in Engineering Functions