Re: Quantity

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg131685] Re: Quantity*From*: H. Keßler <kessler.hannes at gmail.com>*Date*: Sat, 21 Sep 2013 04:35:10 -0400 (EDT)*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@mail-archive0.wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-outx@smc.vnet.net*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-newsendx@smc.vnet.net*References*: <20130919052124.2E47E6A48@smc.vnet.net> <l1h9h6$t76$1@smc.vnet.net>

Hello Bob, thank you for this information. But what I am especially looking for is the list of the unit strings in the correct spelling for Mathematica in Quantity[magnitude,unitstring], not only the general overview of units in the NIST-website. In the old Units-package (Mathematica 8 and earlier) each unit was a symbol and a list of all units available could be obtained in the correct format and spelling by ?Units`*. This is obviously not possible anymore as there is no package and all units are strings. Regards, Hannes Am Freitag, 20. September 2013 12:54:30 UTC+2 schrieb Bob Hanlon: > >From the documentation for Quantity: "Supported units include all those specified by NIST Special Publication 811." Which is linked to http://www.nist.gov/pml/pubs/sp811/index.cfm Also, see tutorial on Unit Discovery: http://reference.wolfram.com/mathematica/tutorial/UnitDiscovery.html Bob Hanlon On Thu, Sep 19, 2013 at 1:21 AM, H. Ke=DFler <kessler.hannes at gmail.com> wrote: > Hello, > > is it possible to obtain a list of all unit strings recognized by default > in Quantity[magnitude,unit] expressions in Mathematica 9? I cannot find > such an information in the Mathematica help. > > Thank you, best regards, > Hannes > >

**References**:**Quantity***From:*H. Keßler <kessler.hannes@gmail.com>