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I use the style file mn2e that makes section titles appear in boldface and in all caps. Which is fine, but not for the formula within such a title.

Example:

\section{The derivative $dI/dR$}

gives as output

APPENDIX B: THE DERIVATIVE DI/DR

So the math mode remains, which is good, but now also the derivation "d" has been capitalized, which obviously shouldn't be the case.

This seems like a pretty standard problem, but I couldn't find the answer here, so sorry if this is a previously answered question.

Any help is greatly appreciated.

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Welcome to TeX.SX! What document class (or style file) are you using? –  egreg Feb 7 at 13:13
    
One should know at least which class/style file is used in order to help. –  Bernard Feb 7 at 13:26
    
this might reasonably be reported as a bug to the author of the offending document class or package. –  barbara beeton Feb 7 at 14:06

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You might try adding this at the end of your preamble (works for me, but might depend on the style/class file in use):

\usepackage{textcase}
\let\MakeUppercase\MakeTextUppercase

and optionally:

\let\MakeLowercase\MakeTextLowercase
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isn't there an option to textcase that does that change automatically? –  daleif Feb 7 at 13:39
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@daleif Yes, \usepackage[overload]{textcase} –  egreg Feb 7 at 14:00

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