Re: [R] 10^x instead 10EX on plot axes. How?

From: Berton Gunter <gunter.berton_at_gene.com>
Date: Tue 11 Jul 2006 - 03:03:14 EST


You can always draw the axes by hand.

?par with axes =FALSE
?axis
?plotmath for mathematical notation in R (for exponents)

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> Subject: [R] 10^x instead 10EX on plot axes. How?
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> Hi,
>
> I'm drawing a very simple plot with both axes logarithmic
> (default base 10).
> Example:
> vec=c(1,10,100,1000,10000,100000,1000000,10000000)
> plot(vec,vec,log="xy")
>
> The axes on the plot now show the technical notation like
> 1E+3 but I would prefer to have it the notation 10 ^3 i.e.
> with the exponent here 3 superscript (raised).
> Any help very much appreciated!
>
> Best Regards
> Tom
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