{siunitx} is a package that provides consistent typesetting of physical quantities, allowing application of various typographic conventions with the same input syntax. This package replaces the deprecated {siunits} package.

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Using siunitx when submitting to APS

Just got to know the pretty amazing siunitx package. I started converting all the units in my last draft for a publication, but I'm wondering now if maybe it is useless if the publisher does not ...
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xelatex select local math font

The problem I am facing is that I am typesetting with MinionPro-Regular.otf as the main font and MinionPro-Cn.otf for the captions. However I have to declare only one math font for the whole document, ...
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Recommend way to get angular velocity in degree with siunitx

The siunitx package has a special macro for setting angles in degrees called like \ang{42}, which renders as , i.e. sets no space between the number and the unit as recommended and in contrast to the ...
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Problem with packages siunitx, datatool and xkeyval

After having read several articles concerning the siunitx problem I am still struggling with my problem. Your comments and your help is highly appreciated. The following error occurs when I switch on ...
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Problems with table layout

I have some issues when creating my OLS regression in LaTeX and I really hope, that some of you could help me. I have three questions: 1) How to make "Growth 91-92" and "Growth92-93" with a space, so ...
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Using siunitx package with Optics Express journal template

Drafting a manuscript for Optics Express, using a template provided by the Optical Society of America, I stumbled on following incompatibility with the package siunitx. Namely, ...
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Grouping numbers in a table without using S-column

This is bit different than my previous question. I have a huge tables with 7 to 8 digits. I need to make a small space between groups of three digits in the numbers. I have used the package ...
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exsheets vs. siunitx

I want to use \vary from exsheets and \SI from siunitx. The \SI macro parses the first argument (it wants a number), but can it disable with parse-numbers=false, but in this case the \SI doesn't ...
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Integer padding with something other than a zero

Consider the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{siunitx,collcell} \sisetup{minimum-integer-digits=4} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{S} {Header} \\ 1234 \\ 234 \\ 34 \\ 4 ...
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Automatic three digit grouping

I have huge numbers in tables (some of them are grouped in three digit groups but some are not). I need to make a small space (or comma) between groups of three digits. I have used two packages, ...
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Using siunitx and pgfplotstable removes header when used as a style

I'm following the solution presented here. However, for some reason when I used the code as a style defined in pgfplotstableset the header disappears. How can I fix it? \documentclass{article} ...
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Error in siunitx with TeXlive 2012? 'missing $' with inter-unit-product option

With the latest TeXlive update to the 2012 version, for some reason I am getting missing $ inserted messages, when using the inter-unit-product option for \si. For example, this is taken directly ...
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Notation and output in siunitx

Consider the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage[locale = DE]{siunitx} \newcommand*\something[3]{ \SIlist[ list-separator = #1, ...
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How do I get expl3 from CTAN?

My real problem is that I am trying to use a package which depends on siunitx, and it complains on compiling with the following error: (/usr/share/texmf/tex/latex/siunitx/siunitx.sty ! Package ...
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Formatting numbers the Indian way [duplicate]

This is a follow-up question to Handling numbers and calculations. The numbers printed by \num[group-separator={,},group-minimum-digits=4]{\the\numexpr(5000)\relax} will produce comma separated ...
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Redefine a given unit in siunitx

I would like to redefine the electron mass unit in siunitx so that it is \mathrm{m}_0 instead of the default \mathrm{m}_\mathrm{e}. How do I do that?
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Libertine with sfmath and siunitx in Beamer

I am trying to use the Linux Libertine fonts with sfmath and siunitx package but it doesn't work with beamer class. \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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siunitx does not detect semi-bold font

The option detect-all of the package siunitx should apply all font attributes of the surrounding text to the quantity and the unit. However, this does not seem to work for semi-bold text, see the ...
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Using lengthconvert with siunitx S column

I need to align numbers in a table. The numbers are generated from the \Convert command from the lengthconvert package. I want to use an S column from the siunitx package to align the numbers, but ...
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Prefix with no unit with siunitx

How can I typeset a number with a prefix but without a unit with siunitx? The following code \SI{1.0}{\mega} gives this error: "Prefix with no unit."
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Alignment of numbers in table with wide columns

I have a table with numbers which get aligned using the S column type from siunitx. Some numbers are put into \multirow and with the \tablenum macro the alignment works perfectly as long as the ...
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\SIlist with uncertainty AND units

Using the siunitx package, I want to create lists of values that have both uncertainties and units. They should appear in the document like this example: 4 ± 2 %, 3 ± 2 %, 2 ± 1 % and 3 ± 2% Here is ...
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radianpersecond error in SIUNITX

Simply, radianpersecond doesn't work; all other units does. \documentclass[twoside]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{commath} \usepackage{siunitx} \begin{document} \begin{align} ...
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Alignment of exponential numbers with non-exponential number

I would like to align non-exponential and exponential number at their decimal point in a table. I tried \documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{siunitx} \begin{document} ...
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Problems for coloring tables using booktabs and xcolor

Well, recently I posted a question related here. Thanks to the solution suggested by Harish Kumar I could fix the two tables posted at first. Later I tried to apply the solution to a new third table. ...
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Aligning numbers by decimal points in table columns

Let me begin by stating that I did google the answers (and I'll reference to them soon). Yet each of the resources I found discussed one particular method, I'm interested in a comparison of the ...
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possible side effect of siunitx, tgheroes, familydefault combination

I use the following code to change the font to sans serif. I would like to use TeX Gyre Heroes and copied the code snipped from tug.dk. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tgheros} ...
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Appearance of Greek µ with siunitx is regular font with Gentium but italic with XCharter – why?

I'm trying to select a serif font for my thesis, and have narrowed down my choices to two (probably!) – Gentium and XCharter. I like both, but the latter puts the Greek µ for 'micro' in italics when ...
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Aligning in table with siunitx

I need the numbers in the following table aligned by ":". Unfortunately the additional "," in the numbers causes some problems which I can't solve. \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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Bad alignment in table cell using siunitx table type S

I have a problem with number alignment using the S table type from siunitx package. The numbers are not centered and especially on the right side the number falls out of the table. The ...
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siunitx and hvmath fonts: strange mixing with cm fonts

I'm using hvmath, a proprietary font by micropress. The hvmaths package is openly available: as far as I understand, its aim is to replace text and math fonts with the ones provided by hvmath font ...
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Notation and output in siunitx, II

This is a follow-up question to "Notation and output in siunitx". Consider the following code (courtesy of egreg): \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage[locale = DE]{siunitx} ...
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siunitx and summary statistics below table - separate alignment block possible?

I am using siunitx to format tables as it is very handy with aligning, rounding etc. However, I typically have summary statistics in a separate part below the table. Since these often only contain ...
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siunitx \celsius font

I am writing a lab manual and using \renewcommand{\familydefault}{\sfdefault} to set the font. However, when using siunitx the\celsius unit does not change font. All other units (that I have so far ...
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Beamer and siunitx - overlay problem

I try to make a table with siunitx column type in a beamer document with overlay. Here is a minimal non working example : \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{array,tikz} \usepackage[% locale=FR,% ...
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Can I use nicefrac within siunitx?

I suspect the answer is a straight 'No', but nothing ventured... I have a table of time periods (minutes and hours), and a couple of the periods involve the fraction 1/2. I generally use the \SI macro ...
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Changing mu in siunitx

I'd like to change the font of the mu-Symbol in siunitx so that it matches the mu-Symbol in the text mode unfortunately my code doesn't realy work. I would be very grateful for any feedback you might ...
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Calligraphic font for Bitstream font and inter-package error

I try to load and use a calligraphic font but it seems that the combination of siunitx, upgreek and bm causes the error, but for some reasons the error-message ('Too many math alphabets used in ...
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Siunitx does not format numbers

This is my code for the table, I was expecting siunitx to add the comma to the numebers with more than 3 digits, i.e., 3456 -> 3,456 but it does not happen, the numebers without decimals are shown as ...
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Combining numbers and units with a multiplication sign to show dimensions

Using the siunitx (or any other) package, is there a may of combining numbers and units with a multiplication sign? For example, I'd like to give a sheep pen size of 1.5 m × 2.5 m. I can do it with ...
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Can siunitx parse uncertainty values (the bracketed values) in the same magnitude as the main value in a table?

I'd like to have 117.3(11.1) parse as 117.3 \pm 11.1. Is this possible to achieve in a table? Currently sunitx somehow regards the bracketed value as too small so it's all wrong. Note: this question ...
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How to combine cmidrule of the booktabs-package with siunitx correctly?

After rewriting this post multiple times, I'll just write it like this: How can I use \cmidrule in combination with siunitx? Is this even adviseable or not? Did I make an error somewhere else? The ...
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siunitx displaying wrong uncertainty values for integers

I am getting incorrect uncertainties displayed for integer-valued numbers using the siunitx package. It seems to insert one decimal place and divide the uncertainty I specify by 10. This is a new ...
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the macro \micro in siunitx does not work with fontspec

In recent versions of siunitx the macros \si{\micro} and \SI{0.550}{\micro\m} do not work with the package fontspec. Here is the MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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Is the use of “siunitx” recommended for dimensionless numbers for any reason?

My question is about possible advantages of writing $\mbox{\textit{Re}}=\SI{0.137}{}$ instead of $\mbox{\textit{Re}}=0.137$ Is there any?
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How to allow line breaks in siunitx lists and ranges in math mode?

I have written my thesis using \numlist and \numrange (and the \SI variants thereof) from the siunitx package. In some cases, I have used these macros in math mode, for instance, $\phi = ...
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Sum of quantities using siunitx

I'm trying to display the sum of two numbers using the siunitx package. Specifically, I'm trying to write out the conversion from Celsius to Kelvin. Ideally, I'd like to display the following ...
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multiple tabular environments using siunitx

Does anyone know of a way to create several decimal-aligned tables within an enumerate environment? This is NOT a table, but it is a set of enumerated items with explanations and numerical data ...
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siunitx and frac in numrange

With siunitx (up to date on MacTeX 2014), I would like to use something simple like \numrange{1/100}{1/1000} But I just get an error. Is there a way to typeset this with siunitx?
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Include siunitx package in subdirectory

I am creating a TeX project that uses the siunitx package. I would like to be able to place the siunitx package in a subdirectory, to simplify folder structure and to allow me to easily transfer this ...