Uses of Interface
javax.measure.Unit

Packages that use Unit 
Package Description
javax.measure
Specifies Java packages for the programmatic, type safe handling of quantities and their expression as values of units.
javax.measure.format
[OPTIONAL] Provides Formatting and Parsing functionality for units, quantities, dimensions or their textual representation.
javax.measure.spi
[OPTIONAL] The Units of Measurement SPI.
  • Uses of Unit in javax.measure

    Methods in javax.measure that return Unit 
    Modifier and Type Method Description
    Unit<Q> Unit.alternate​(String symbol)
    Returns a system unit equivalent to this unscaled standard unit but used in expressions to distinguish between quantities of a different nature but of the same dimensions.
    <T extends Quantity<T>>
    Unit<T>
    Unit.asType​(Class<T> type)
    Casts this unit to a parameterized unit of specified nature or throw a ClassCastException if the dimension of the specified quantity and this unit's dimension do not match.
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.ATTO​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-18
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.CENTI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-2
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.DECI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-1
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.DEKA​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 101
    Unit<Q> Unit.divide​(double divisor)
    Returns the result of dividing this unit by an approximate divisor.
    Unit<Q> Unit.divide​(Number divisor)
    Returns the result of dividing this unit by a divisor.
    Unit<?> Unit.divide​(Unit<?> divisor)
    Returns the quotient of this unit with the one specified.
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.EXA​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 1018
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    BinaryPrefix.EXBI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10246 (binary prefix).
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.FEMTO​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-15
    Unit<Q> Unit.getSystemUnit()
    Returns the unscaled system unit from which this unit is derived.
    Unit<Q> Quantity.getUnit()
    Returns the unit of this Quantity.
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    BinaryPrefix.GIBI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10243 (binary prefix).
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.GIGA​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 109
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.HECTO​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 102
    Unit<?> Unit.inverse()
    Returns the reciprocal (multiplicative inverse) of this unit.
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    BinaryPrefix.KIBI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 1024 (binary prefix).
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.KILO​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 103
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    BinaryPrefix.MEBI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10242 (binary prefix).
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.MEGA​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 106
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.MICRO​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-6
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.MILLI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-3
    Unit<Q> Unit.multiply​(double multiplier)
    Returns the result of multiplying this unit by the specified factor.
    Unit<Q> Unit.multiply​(Number multiplier)
    Returns the result of multiplying this unit by the specified factor.
    Unit<?> Unit.multiply​(Unit<?> multiplier)
    Returns the product of this unit with the one specified.
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.NANO​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-9
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    BinaryPrefix.PEBI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10245 (binary prefix).
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.PETA​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 1015
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.PICO​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-12
    Unit<?> Unit.pow​(int n)
    Returns an unit raised to the n-th (integer) power of this unit.
    Unit<Q> Unit.prefix​(Prefix prefix)
    Returns a new unit equal to this unit prefixed by the specified prefix.
    Unit<?> Unit.root​(int n)
    Returns an unit that is the n-th (integer) root of this unit.
    Unit<Q> Unit.shift​(double offset)
    Returns the result of setting the origin of the scale of measurement to the given value.
    Unit<Q> Unit.shift​(Number offset)
    Returns the result of setting the origin of the scale of measurement to the given value.
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    BinaryPrefix.TEBI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10244 (binary prefix).
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.TERA​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 1012
    Unit<Q> Unit.transform​(UnitConverter operation)
    Returns the unit derived from this unit using the specified converter.
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    BinaryPrefix.YOBI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10248 (binary prefix).
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.YOCTO​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-24
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.YOTTA​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 1024
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    BinaryPrefix.ZEBI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10247 (binary prefix).
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.ZEPTO​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-21
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.ZETTA​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 1021
    Methods in javax.measure that return types with arguments of type Unit 
    Modifier and Type Method Description
    Map<? extends Unit<?>,​Integer> Unit.getBaseUnits()
    Returns the base units and their exponent whose product is this unit, or null if this unit is a base unit (not a product of existing units).
    Methods in javax.measure with parameters of type Unit 
    Modifier and Type Method Description
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.ATTO​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-18
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.CENTI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-2
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.DECI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-1
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.DEKA​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 101
    Unit<?> Unit.divide​(Unit<?> divisor)
    Returns the quotient of this unit with the one specified.
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.EXA​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 1018
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    BinaryPrefix.EXBI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10246 (binary prefix).
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.FEMTO​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-15
    UnitConverter Unit.getConverterTo​(Unit<Q> that)
    Returns a converter of numeric values from this unit to another unit of same type.
    UnitConverter Unit.getConverterToAny​(Unit<?> that)
    Returns a converter from this unit to the specified unit of type unknown.
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    BinaryPrefix.GIBI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10243 (binary prefix).
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.GIGA​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 109
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.HECTO​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 102
    boolean Unit.isCompatible​(Unit<?> that)
    Indicates if this unit is compatible with the unit specified.
    boolean Unit.isEquivalentTo​(Unit<Q> that)
    Compares two instances of Unit<Q>, doing the conversion of unit if necessary.
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    BinaryPrefix.KIBI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 1024 (binary prefix).
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.KILO​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 103
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    BinaryPrefix.MEBI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10242 (binary prefix).
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.MEGA​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 106
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.MICRO​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-6
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.MILLI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-3
    Unit<?> Unit.multiply​(Unit<?> multiplier)
    Returns the product of this unit with the one specified.
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.NANO​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-9
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    BinaryPrefix.PEBI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10245 (binary prefix).
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.PETA​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 1015
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.PICO​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-12
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    BinaryPrefix.TEBI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10244 (binary prefix).
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.TERA​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 1012
    Quantity<Q> Quantity.to​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns this Quantity converted into another (compatible) Unit.
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    BinaryPrefix.YOBI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10248 (binary prefix).
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.YOCTO​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-24
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.YOTTA​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 1024
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    BinaryPrefix.ZEBI​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10247 (binary prefix).
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.ZEPTO​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 10-21
    static <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    MetricPrefix.ZETTA​(Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the specified unit multiplied by the factor 1021
  • Uses of Unit in javax.measure.format

    Methods in javax.measure.format that return Unit 
    Modifier and Type Method Description
    Unit<?> UnitFormat.parse​(CharSequence csq)
    Parses the text into an instance of Unit.
    Unit<?> UnitFormat.parse​(CharSequence csq, ParsePosition pos)
    Parses a portion of the specified CharSequence from the specified position to produce a Unit.
    Methods in javax.measure.format with parameters of type Unit 
    Modifier and Type Method Description
    String UnitFormat.format​(Unit<?> unit)
    Formats the specified Unit.
    Appendable UnitFormat.format​(Unit<?> unit, Appendable appendable)
    Formats the specified Unit.
    void UnitFormat.label​(Unit<?> unit, String label)
    Attaches a system-wide label to the specified unit.
  • Uses of Unit in javax.measure.spi

    Methods in javax.measure.spi that return Unit 
    Modifier and Type Method Description
    Unit<Q> QuantityFactory.getSystemUnit()
    Returns the system unit for quantities produced by this factory or null if unknown.
    <Q extends Quantity<Q>>
    Unit<Q>
    SystemOfUnits.getUnit​(Class<Q> quantityType)
    Returns the default unit for the specified quantity or null if none is defined for the given quantity in this unit system.
    Unit<?> SystemOfUnits.getUnit​(String string)
    Returns a unit with the given string representation or null if none is found in this unit system.
    Methods in javax.measure.spi that return types with arguments of type Unit 
    Modifier and Type Method Description
    Set<? extends Unit<?>> SystemOfUnits.getUnits()
    Returns a read only view over the units explicitly defined by this system.
    Set<? extends Unit<?>> SystemOfUnits.getUnits​(Dimension dimension)
    Returns the units defined in this system having the specified dimension (convenience method).
    Methods in javax.measure.spi with parameters of type Unit 
    Modifier and Type Method Description
    Quantity<Q> QuantityFactory.create​(Number value, Unit<Q> unit)
    Returns the quantity for the specified number stated in the specified unit.
    Quantity<Q> QuantityFactory.create​(Number value, Unit<Q> unit, Quantity.Scale scale)
    Returns the quantity for the specified number stated in the specified unit and scale.