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Re: TeXForm and negative exponents
*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
*Subject*: [mg32252] Re: TeXForm and negative exponents
*From*: Jens-Peer Kuska <kuska at informatik.uni-leipzig.de>
*Date*: Wed, 9 Jan 2002 23:37:05 -0500 (EST)
*Organization*: Universitaet Leipzig
*References*: <a1gv2g$n6g$1@smc.vnet.net>
*Reply-to*: kuska at informatik.uni-leipzig.de
*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com
Hi,
Unprotect[Times]
Format[a_*E^(b_), TeXForm] :=
SequenceForm[a, "\\,\\exp\\left({", b, "}\\right)"]
Protect[Times]
should do that.
Regards
Jens
Jens Dreger wrote:
>
> Hi all!
>
> I want to save some expressions in TeX-format like so:
>
> Put[TeXForm[expr],file]
>
> where expr contains exponentials with negative exponents
> which I want to show up in the output as _negative_.
> For some reason, Mathematica always "simplifies" the
> expression so it only contains positive exponents.
>
> Example:
>
> In[1]:= TeXForm[1/(1 + 2 Exp[-3 t])]
> Out[1]:= \frac{1}{1 + \frac{2}{e^{3\,t}}}
>
> Ok, so I thought, HoldForm might help:
>
> In[2]:= TeXForm[HoldForm[(1 + 2 Exp[-3 t] )]]
> Out[2]:= 1 + 2\,\exp (-3\,t)
>
> Great, only my expression does not contain Exp[], but
> the 2d form. In that case, HoldForm does not seem to do
> the trick...
>
> 1
> In[3]:= TeXForm[HoldForm[--------------]
> (1+2 e^{-3 t})
>
> Out[3]:= \frac{1}{1 + \frac{2}{e^{3\,t}}}
>
> The output I want is:
>
> \frac{1}{1 + 2 e^{-3 t}}
>
> Wrapping StandardForm around expr does seem to help,
> but then the TeX-Output contains all kinds of special
> commands, which I don't want. In this small example
> it's ok, but not on the large expressions.
>
> Is there an easy way, to get TeXFrom to do what I intend?
>
> Thanks a lot in advance!
>
> Jens.
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