[SciPy-user] unusual fitting problem

massimo sandal massimo.sandal@unibo...
Wed Oct 1 04:28:03 CDT 2008

peter websdell wrote:
> Hello,
> Thanks for the reply Pierre.
> I may be misunderstanding you, but it seems to me that if I interpolate 
> between two values, the relationship will be linear. What I need is for 
> it to appear linear when plotted on a loglog scale. 

If I understand correctly: The relationship will be linear, but between 
the *logarithms*.

By using Y=log(y) and X=log(x) mathematically it's just having log/log 
paper. You are just linearizing the equations.

Massimo Sandal , Ph.D.
University of Bologna
Department of Biochemistry "G.Moruzzi"

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