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Re: AxesLabel with greek letter

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  • Subject: [mg19391] Re: AxesLabel with greek letter
  • From: "Allan Hayes" <hay at>
  • Date: Mon, 23 Aug 1999 13:57:09 -0400
  • References: <7pl8p7$>
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Hans Steffani <hans.steffani at> wrote in message
news:7pl8p7$cpe at
> I want to label an axis with greek letter like
> AxesLabel->{"c", "\lambda"}.
> How can this be done?
> h.f.s.
> --
> Hans Friedrich Steffani
> Institut fuer Elektrische Maschinen und Antriebe, TU Chemnitz
> mailto:hans.steffani at


Plot[Sin[x], {x, 0, 7}, AxesLabel -> {c, \[Lambda]}]

The \[Lamda] will immediately convert to the Greek letter - you could also
type this as escape l escape.

Allan Hayes
Mathematica Training and Consulting
Leicester UK
hay at
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