A TEX Primer for Scientists

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CRC Press, Dec 21, 1994 - Mathematics - 416 pages
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This concise, straightforward guide provides an all-purpose introduction to writing and preparing papers, reports, articles, and books with TEX. Scientists, engineers, mathematicians, and technical staff will discover how easy it is to clearly and quickly perform all the necessary tasks required to prepare equations and text. The first half of the book is devoted to explaining how to typeset equations, while the remainder of the book addresses advanced topics and more general text processing and page formatting topics. A TEX Primer for Scientists will save you time and reduce frustration while increasing the flexibility, quality, and efficiency of your documents.
 

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Contents

BASICS OF TBJX
1
BASIC MATHEMATICS
18
MORE BASIC MATHEMATICS
35
MACROS AND ALIGNMENTS
68
FONTS AND MACROS IN TEXT
87
TYPESETTING AN ARTICLE OR REPORT
100
TYPESETTING VERSUS ORDINARY TYPING
128
VARIABLES
141
FONTS
196
FONTS IN MATH MODE
222
MORE GRAPHICS AND MACROS
240
TABLES AND HALIGNS
256
MACROS FOR SPECIAL PURPOSES
282
REFERENCES
321
APPENDICES
334
INDEX
373

DISPLAYS AND LISTS
170

Common terms and phrases

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