Latex

class astropy.units.format.Latex[source] [edit on github]

Bases: astropy.units.format.Base

Output LaTeX to display the unit based on IAU style guidelines.

Attempts to follow the IAU Style Manual.

Attributes Summary

name

Methods Summary

format_exponential_notation(val) Formats a value in exponential notation for LaTeX.
to_string(unit)

Attributes Documentation

name = ‘latex’

Methods Documentation

classmethod format_exponential_notation(val)[source] [edit on github]

Formats a value in exponential notation for LaTeX.

Parameters:

val : number

The value to be formatted

Returns:

latex_string : str

The value in exponential notation in a format suitable for LaTeX.

classmethod to_string(unit)[source] [edit on github]