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Re: Decoupling E and I

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  • From: "Kevin J. McCann" <kjm at>
  • Date: Sat, 29 Jun 2013 04:55:51 -0400 (EDT)
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It is irritating, since both E and I have uses in science and 
engineering. I use esc-E-esc and esc-I-esc. These are the Greek capitols 
epsilon and iota; however, to the untrained eye, they look like E and I 
;) Be careful though, because you can make mistakes and get it wrong.



On 6/24/2013 3:53 AM, Dave Snead wrote:
> Hi,
> Anyone know of a way to decouple capital E and capital I
> from their exponential and imaginary uses
> so they can be used as ordinary user defined variables?
> I don't want to change the current use of Exp
> or the lower case double struck e and i however!
> Thanks in advance,
> Dave Snead

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