The complex notation
makes use of red void, red solid, and black solid coloration, all of which are reproduced in the edition.
Chapter 2 is an engineering review of alternating current analysis using complex notation
, impedances and decibels, dBm and dBW measures with the aim of solidifying these basic concepts.
That offers some relief to the show's art department, which painstakingly reproduces multiple boards of equations provided by Lorden and other experts, and Krumholtz, who is called on to ramble in the mathematician's specialized language as he scribbles complex notations
The complex notations
that serve as a record of these operations, referred to by Cage as scores or maps, dictated the actions he and the printers were to take-- from the color of ink to the length and number of marks and the positioning of elements in the image.