IEVref: 102-02-14 ID: Language: en Status: Standard Term: conjugate Synonym1: Synonym2: Synonym3: Symbol: Definition: complex number obtained from a given complex number by replacing the imaginary part by its negativeNote 1 to entry: The conjugate of the complex number $c=a+jb=|c|{e}^{j\phi }$ is $c*=a-jb=|c|{e}^{-j\phi }$. In mathematics, the conjugate of c is often denoted by $\overline{c}$. Note 2 to entry: The concept of conjugate may be applied to complex scalar, vector or tensor quantities or to matrices of complex elements. Publication date: 2008-08 Source: Replaces: Internal notes: 2017-02-20: Editorial revisions in accordance with the information provided in C00019 (IEV 102) - evaluation. JGO CO remarks: TC/SC remarks: VT remarks: Domain1: Domain2: Domain3: Domain4: Domain5: