Complex Analysis

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This Wikibook aims to be a comprehensive text on complex analysis, the study of complex numbers and complex functions.

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See also: Calculus/Complex_analysis

Table of Contents[edit]

Chapter 1: Complex Numbers[edit]

Chapter 2: Complex Functions[edit]

Chapter 3: Elementary Functions[edit]

Chapter 4: Residue Theory[edit]


  1. Complex numbers
  2. Complex differentiable, holomorphic, Cauchy–Riemann equations
  3. Function series, power series, Euler's formula, polar form, argument
  4. Contour integrals
  5. Cauchy's theorem for star-shaped domains, Cauchy's integral formula, Montel's theorem
  6. Differentiability and analyticity of holomorphic functions, Cauchy's differentiation formulae, Morera's theorem
  7. Identity theorem, Liouville-type theorems, Riemann's theorem
  8. Extremum principles, open mapping theorem, Schwarz' lemma
  9. Types of singularities, meromorphic functions, Laurent series, Casorati–Weierstrass theorem
  10. Chains, cycles, winding numbers, nullhomologous, the general Cauchy theorem
  11. The residue theorem, argument principle, Rouché's theorem, Hurwitz' theorem
  12. Exercises


  1. Picard's little theorem
  2. Picard's great theorem
  3. The Riemann mapping theorem


In English[edit]

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  • Boas, Ralph Philip. An invitation to complex analysis. 1.ed. New York: Random House, 1988. ISBN 0394350766
  • Conway, John B.. Functions of One Complex Variable: Graduate Texts in Mathematics. 2.ed. Berlin: Springer, 1978. v. 1. ISBN 0387903283
  • Henrici, Peter. Applied and Computational Complex Analysis. Wiley, 1974. v. 1. ISBN 0471372447
  • Knopp, K.. Theory of Functions. New York: Dover, 1945. v. 2.
  • Lang, Serge. Complex Analysis: Graduate Texts in Mathematics. New York: Springer, 1993.
  • Rudin, Walter. "Real and Complex Analysis". 3.ed. McGraw Hill. ISBN 0070542341

In other languages[edit]

  • Ávila, Geraldo Severo de Souza. Variáveis Complexas e Aplicações. 2.ed. Rio de Janeiro: LTC, 2000.
  • Cartan, Henri Paul. Théorie Élémentaire Des Fonctions Analytiques d'Une Ou Plusieurs Variables Complexes. 2.ed. Paris: Hermann, 1967.
  • Churchill, R. V.. Variáveis Complexas e suas Aplicações. São Paulo: Mac-Graw-Hill do Brasil e Editora da Universidade de São Paulo, 1975.
  • Fernandez, Cecília S., Bernardes Jr., Nilson C.. Introdução às Funções de uma Variável Complexa. Rio de Janeiro: , 2006. ISBN 8585818336
  • Lima, Elon Lages. Curso de Análise. Rio de Janeiro: IMPA, 1989. v. 2.
  • Lins Neto, Alcides. Funções de uma variável complexa. Rio de Janeiro: IMPA, 1996.