[R] Representation of scientific units

Stephen Eglen S.J.Eglen at damtp.cam.ac.uk
Thu Dec 8 15:22:05 CET 2011

Has anyone got a neat way in R to handle scientific units along with numeric
vectors?  e.g. in mathematica, there is a Units package to allow you to
do the following:

    85 Meter/Second * 10 Second 

answer: 850 Meter

   (taken from http://library.wolfram.com/howtos/units/)

Thanks, Stephen

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