# IMCONJUGATE function: Description, Usage, Syntax, Examples and Explanation

## What is IMCONJUGATE function in Excel?

IMCONJUGATE function is one of Engineering functions in Microsoft Excel that returns the complex conjugate of a complex number in x + yi or x + yj text format.

## Syntax ofÂ IMCONJUGATE function

IMCONJUGATE(inumber)

The IMCONJUGATE function syntax has the following arguments:

**Inumber:**A complex number for which you want the conjugate.

## IMCONJUGATE formula explanation

- Use COMPLEX to convert real and imaginary coefficients into a complex number.
- The conjugate of a complex number is:

## Example ofÂ IMCONJUGATE function

Steps to follow:

1. Open a new Excel worksheet.

2. Copy data in the following table below and paste it in cell A1

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Formula |
Description |
Result |

=IMCONJUGATE(“3+4i”) | Complex conjugate of 3+4i | 3-4i |