Re: [R] engineering notation format

From: Hans-Joerg Bibiko <bibiko_at_eva.mpg.de>
Date: Tue 18 Jul 2006 - 22:39:35 EST


Hi,

One week ago Sam Walker asked for a way to format a number to the engineering notation?

After my suggestion I received many mails how to use this function formatEng within plots dealing, e.g., with physics and SI prefixes.

So, I wrote a humble wiki article about that.

If you are interested have a look at

http://wiki.r-project.org/rwiki/doku.php?id=tips:data- strings:formatengineering

Comments are welcome!

Cheers,

Hans-Joerg



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