A LaTeX thesis preparation template including a LaTeX package of the same name, and helper macros to create a look and feel that is influenced by the guidelines of E. Tufte.

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Microtype gives wrong letterspacing in math mode

Using the \lsstyle command gives wrong math latterspacing afterwards. I came upon this problem when using the classicthesis and putting math in a section (microtype is used there too). After the ...
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change header to part name (classicthesis)

I would like to change the header from chapter without number (left) and section with number (right) to part without number (left) and chapter with number (right): ...
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Unwanted italics in page headers (classicthesis)

In my section titles I sometimes have to use italic letters for the entry in the table of contents. Unfortunately, this results in italic letters in the page headers. How can I avoid this? The page ...
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Citations on same page?

I am using classic-thesis style for the document, and \bibliographystyle{kluwer} . By default all the citations are given in the Bibliography at the end of the document. For example a citation on a ...
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Classicthesis chapter title formatting

How can I modify ClassicThesis to format chapter headings with the word "Chapter" followed by the roman numeral chapter number, a verticle space, and the chapter title? As many know, the default looks ...
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Format of unnumbered chapter in TOC to be equal to the format of numbered chapter

I am using classicthesis and arsclassica to write my thesis. I have used \addchap to add a unnumbered chapter, that is automatically added to the TOC. However, the graphic format/font of those ...
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Moving page number for new chapters pages to the top

Using classic-thesis, and using \pagestyle{scrheadings} the first page of new chapters shows the page number at the bottom left/right corner of the page. I would like to change only the position of ...
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ArsClassica (ClassicThesis variant) and MinionPro issue

arsclassica provides minor modifications to the classicthesis package. Both provide checks in their .sty files for the minionprospacing passed to classicthesis. The problem is that pdflatex yields an ...
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\endcsname errors in classicthesis [closed]

I have been using classicthesis ( http://www.miede.de/index.php?page=classicthesis ) for about a year now with no issues with TeXnicCenter. I last compiled my document successfully yesterday. Today ...
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How to add custom space in table of contents?

How can I add extra space between two specfied sections in the TOC? i.e. I want to add space only at the arrow: Is this even possible in a simple way? Here's a minimal example: ...
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How could I add an epigraph to each chapter in classicthesis? [duplicate]

I am using classicthesis for my Master's Degree dissertation and I would like to add epigraphs in each chapter. My idea is to include a simple sentence before the text. Any suggestions to do that? ...
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Why is the first section indented

I have been using LaTeX for a week now, How come the section title for a plan of investigation and the subsection title, research question aren't aligned with the rest of the document: ...
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How do I turn on page numbering with classicthesis?

How do I turn on page numbering with classicthesis? I'm using TeXworks, with the pdfLaTeX setting. Here's what I have so far: \documentclass[10pt,letterpaper]{book} \usepackage{classicthesis} ...
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Classicthesis and space between emphasized text [closed]

I'm using classicthesis and LyX to write my graduate project, but I'm having issues in the resulting PDF. If I have a word emphasized, in typewriter family, etc., the whitespace before and after is ...
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Typeset d'Alembertian operator in 'classicthesis' [duplicate]

What are the proper latex inputs for typesetting the bare d'Alembertian operator, and the d'Alembertian operator with either a tilde or a hat or a bar on top in a document prepared using classicthesis ...
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Spacing in list of algorithms within classicthesis template [closed]

Consider the following screenshot: Differently than \listoffigures, \listoftables or \lstlistoflistings, the \listofalgorithmes command is adding an extra white space between chapters in the ...
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How to add templates to TeXmaker?

I´ll start my thesis and i found some nice templates here: sharelatex. By the way i dont get how to add the zip file of the template to teXmaker. Could anybody help me with this issue?
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How to include the part name in the header of classicthesis scrreprt?

How could I include the part name in front of the chapter name in the header of odd pages within a classicthesis scrreprt document? The original section in classicthesis.sty reads as follows: % ...
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Classicthesis, remove [date, time - version #] [duplicate]

How to remove [date-time - version #] line at the bottom of every page from Classicthesis? Classicthesis version is 4.1. Thank you for your time.
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classicthesis margins in case of front-only printing

I am writing my master thesis with classicthesis. I am afraid margins are too wide and I was considering modifying them. I am definitely not a LaTeX guru so I surfed on the internet to find how much ...
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error for special characters in \section in a classicthesis

Provided the following tex document using classicthesis, produces an error. How can I use direct input of special characters in \section in classicthesis? I do not want to write e.g. \~{n} in the ...
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Replacing footnotes with sidenotes in Classicthesis

I'm planning to use classicthesis for my PhD research, and I would like to know if there is a way to replace footnotes with sidenotes (with hyperlinks, etc). Thanks for your attention!
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“greater than” and “less than” not showing up in compiled document

I try to write a inline formula including a greater than sign: $A < B$ If I use the above formula in an empty document it works fine, but in my full document it will just not show up. But I can ...
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ClassicThesis in Spanish Language Using Lyx

The problem is the following: I'm using classicthesis to write my thesis, and I need the names of the captions displayed in spanish (e.g. "figura" instead of "figure"), so I uncommented the next ...
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Getting classicthesis to fit within required margins

Our university's formatting requirements for dissertations require us to use the following margins (A4 format): left: 4.3 cm right: 4.3 cm top: 5 cm bottom: 4.7 cm These pages in A4 format will ...
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Beamer like ClassicThesis

If I write my thesis with ClassicThesis, how can I fix beamer layout to get a similar setup? Does exist a template for this problem?
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Converting a {classicthesis} book into a .doc file [duplicate]

I'm looking for a free (not shareware, because I have many files to convert and I don't want limits), stable, relatively simple way to convert my phd thesis coded using "ClassicThesis" package, into a ...
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Crossreferencing included PDFs in the appendix for classicthesis + lyx [duplicate]

My appendix currently consists of 4 PDF's that I have manually included into the "Appendix" Part of my tex document created in Lyx (classicthesis v4.1). I would like to cross-reference these included ...
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How to get eulervm package working with classicthesis, arsclassica and MyriadPro in LyX

I'm using the LyX-version of the classicthesis style package. Because I need to use a sans serif typeface, I'm also using arsclassica for its sans serif headings (including it in the LyX preamble). ...
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Fleurons and indentations

I'm trying to change the indentation settings on my latex documents. ATM, every paragraph is indented by default. I would fill the space of the indentation with a symbol, e.g. a fleuron. Obviously, ...
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Formats for writing a thesis in Mathematics [closed]

What are the usual formats for writing a thesis in Mathematics in Latex ?
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Typesetting Classicthesis without margin notes [closed]

I am using classicthesis-v4.1 Lyx template for my thesis. I know that it is not advisable to make many changes in classicthesis.sty but I don't want to use the margin notes option in it. I tried the ...
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Classicthesis conflicts with glossaries

The following command in classicthesis gives an error when using glossaries \renewcommand{\descriptionlabel}[1]{\hspace*{\labelsep}\spacedlowsmallcaps{#1}} giving the following result in the ...
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Lyx: Include subsubsections in PDF index but without numbering

I am attempting to enable PDF indexing of subsubsections in my Thesis but do not want them numbered. At the moment, the PDF output displays the subsubsections in the index but they link back to the ...
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Doubts for customize classicthesis

I downloaded the classicthesis from its site and I was analysing the contents of the class, the manual, examples and all that. But I have few doubts yet about how to customize well the classic thesis ...
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scrpage2 headers in classic thesis

I am trying to modify the headers in the classicthesis document class, which uses {scrpage2} of koma-script. What I want to have is no number in the sections header on the odd page. I have looked on ...
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Changing math font in ClassicThesis

I know this question will shock some typographical precisionist, but I would only like to receive a direct a simple answer. Is there a way to modify the classicthesis sty file to change the math font ...
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Setting page numbers in bottom center in classicthesis (two-sided page)

The library of my school has asked to revise my thesis and put all the page numbers in bottom center. I have written my thesis using classicthesis. I am using the following options in my document. ...
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Problem using optiontohead in scrreprt class

I am using claasicthesis version v4.1 along with scrreprt version v3.11b. I am trying to force printing the longer version of the section title in the table of content but no success so far. I used ...
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Beautiful Ph.D thesis themes

Do you know beautiful customizable Ph.D class files or "themes"? I am really eager to find a nice "base" eye-candy Ph.D class that I could customize myself. I began my Ph.D BUT I don't want to ...
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for classicthesis: mirroring format of chapter numbers and graffito [closed]

With my current classicthesis doc used in Lyx, the default format is for odd numbered pages to have a wide margin on the right. I would like odd pages to have a large margin on the left (for binding) ...
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Doublespacing in classicthesis package [duplicate]

My school requires the thesis to be in a specific format. I used the following to change the margins in my thesis which is using classicthesis package. ...
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classicthesis + pdfspacing --> problems with footnote in chapter title

I had the problem stated in this thread I now want to use pdfspacing, but this seems not to work with the way I defined footnotes in chapter titles. See this example. Without pdfspacing, it ...
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Hyphenation and section titles with geometry

I am using classicthesis and the geometry package for my thesis. Some section titles are not hyphenated correctly, but instead reach into the margin. It seem not to be possible to use, e.g., \-, to ...
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classicthesis part numerals TOC vs. in text

My question is similar to this one this one. I use classicthesis and have the problem that a) when I don't redefine \thepart, I get lower case (instead of uppercase) roman numerals in the TOC ...
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\MakeTextLowercase not working with \cref

I'm using cleveref and classicthesis. classicthesis defines section headings to use small caps and uses \MakeTextLowercase to achieve this. However, when using the capitalize option for cleveref, the ...
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Improvements on table of contents in classicthesis

I'm using classicthesis for my master degree dissertation and I'm having very hard time to make table of content more pleasing. What I have right now is this: and what I'm trying to achieve is a ...
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How to remove the page number for the title in classicthesis? [closed]

I'm trying to remove the page number which appears in the title page of my classicthesis document. Unfortunately, I can't make it work by using \thispagestyle{empty} probably because classicthesis ...
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Adding program listings using QR/Data Matrix

I apologize that this is not strictly a LaTeX question, but I thought this StackExchange would be most suitable; all of what I describe below is done in LaTeX, BTW. In my thesis I want to make sure ...
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Changing University Name in gatech-thesis Document Class

I am trying the write a thesis using the gatech-thesis document class, but it keeps saying Georgia Institute of Technology in various places across the document. How can I change it to say the name of ...