resqpy.weights_and_measures.convert_lengths

resqpy.weights_and_measures.convert_lengths(a, from_units, to_units)[source]

Converts values in numpy array (or a scalar) from one length unit to another, in situ if array.

Parameters
  • a (numpy float array, or float) – array of length values to undergo unit conversion in situ, or a scalar

  • from_units (string) – the units of the data before conversion

  • to_units (string) – the required units

Returns

a after unit conversion

Note

To see supported units, use: valid_uoms(quantity=’length’)