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Drawing knots with 8 crossings and labels [closed]

So for a project, I have to draw the knot diagrams of all alternating knots with up to 8 crossings and label the regions bounded by the knots. For knots with up to 7 crossings, I used PSTricks, ...
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How to force LyX to convert a GraphViz file into a vector format

In the "Converters" section in LyX preferences, I have the two following converters automatically defined for GraphViz: Graphviz Dot -> PNG Graphviz Dot -> EPS When I export my document as PDF, ...
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How can I add some annotations to a screenshot so that the font can fit the (La)TeX document?

I want to add a screenshot with some text annotations in it, so that I can incorporate it into a (La)TeX document where the font used in the annotations match the document font. What's the ...
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polar chart heat map

I was wondering if anyone could help me with making a polar heat map. To the template i chosen is http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/polar-coordinates-template/ what i would like to do is to colour ...
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What is a good BPMN tool in Tikz

I'm looking for a nice package (or tool) to write BPMN diagrams directly into my documents. However, I had no luck so far. I found several tools that may help doing the diagrams, and then exporting ...
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(not)implies sign as edges in tikz graph

I would like to make a graph in tikz as in However I would like to have an implies symbol instead of an arrow. How can I make a figure such as above but with implies (as well as not implies signs) ...
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Unlabelled nodes in matrix of maths nodes

I have the following picture in TikZ at the moment: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usetikzlibrary{matrix,arrows,decorations.pathmorphing} ...
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How to draw lines and put objects relative to other lines

I'm trying to draw a simple line, and at the end of that line include a table. I would like to do it without having to compute myself the position where the table needs to be drawn. How can I do that? ...
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How can I draw the following diagram on LaTeX using Tikz or some other package

I want to draw the following number line diagram. How can I do this? Thanks. Please disregard the stray mark under the word 'some'. :) Here is what I am able to do. \documentclass{article} ...
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Fixing a Commutative Diagram

I am using the xymatrix command... If I type the following code \documentclass[11pt,oneside,a4paper,fleqn]{report} \usepackage[all,cmtip]{xy} \begin{document} $\xymatrix{ 0 \ar[r] & A ...
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formating document in latex [duplicate]

I want document in specific database schema style. Like in image. I have tried as much I can do, even I am facing issue. Why access_log & group_id coming up with indentation (I want all line ...
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Draw graph with ovals tikz

Im trying to draw this graph with ovals (tikz). Can you help me?
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The easiest way to draw a diagram within a text

If one were to write a large piece of text and wanted to include a diagram like the two shown below, what is the easiest and simplest way to do so with LaTeX? By "simple" and "easy" I mean - if ...
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How can I join two letters with an arrow?

I have to write a manual for a game. The explanations include visuals like: In short, I will need a circle (not absolute must, a square will also do) around two letters, and an arrow from letter 1 ...
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How to convert diagram to LaTeX

I am new to LaTeX, and currently, I am trying to drawing this image in LaTeX. Could someone help me on that? It's quite difficult for me. Here is the image:
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Using \textwidth via strip@pt with beamer and the picture environment

OK, I admit I haven't tried my MWE without Beamer. My goal is to use e.g \textwidth with the picture environment, and my overall goal is to include several rectangular portions of an .eps file within ...
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How do I develop a complex time line?

I currently have a resume I've made in Illustrator with a time line of my work with academics on the lower part and jobs on the upper section: The trouble with it being in Illustrator of course, is ...
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Sentence diagramming

I want to make up some handouts on sentence diagramming. For those who didn't have to diagram sentences at school, I'm talking about something like this. It's basically an exploded view of the ...
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Writing a 6-term Exact Sequence

I am trying to use the xymatrix package to write the following exact sequence $\xymatrix{ A \ar[r] & B \ar[r] &C \ar[d] & \\ \ar[u]& D \ar[l]& E \ar[l]& F }$ When I ...
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Drawing tombstone diagrams

Whats a good way to draw tombstone diagrams (wiki)? I've found this but it requires specifying the coordinates when they need to be stacked together: ...
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Drawing a logo using some specific package

I am using this logo in my document as a picture. Could anyone guide how I can draw this logo in my document?
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Underscores in pgm-umlsd diagrams [duplicate]

I'm having trouble using underscores in parts of sequence diagrams made using pgf-umlsd. This is particularly perplexing as I have not had this problem in the past, though I've not used the package ...
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Commutative diagram with blank spacing and crossing-layer arrows

Related to a previous post, now pardon me to go to a specific example, here is my output and my Minimum Working Environment ...
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Blank or no arrow in a commutative diagram

I learned from this nice post that a commutative diagram with the CD environment can have arrows pointing and their commands: right @>>> left @<<< down @VVV up @AAA ...
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Updownarrows in commutative diagrams

Can anybody tell me how to draw a diagram from A to B with an uparrow and a downarrow? Thanks.
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include figure, auto-fit image and add caption at same time

I have to include some images to illustrate a problem. So I used the following code to auto-scale them to text-witdh, which works amazing. But how can I add some caption? (I have to label and number ...
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Creating Flow Chart with Bezier Curves

How would I use TikZ to make this diagram? I would like to use bezier curves instead of straight lines, too. thanks
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A circular table? (where the rows form concentric circles)

I would need to make a table where the rows consist of concentric circles. That is, row 1 is forms the innermost circle; row 2 the second circle; row 3 the third circle and so on. The columns would ...
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How can I easily draw gene regulation pathways in Latex?

It is very common in biology to draw diagrams like the one below to show regulatory interactions between genes: You can see that this is essentially a graph, with 3 key elements: Nodes, which can ...
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Transition in Petri Net

I am newbie in Tikz, After reading this question Transitions in Petri nets I want to create this And this is my code, you can access with this link https://www.writelatex.com/read/bxwwcmmghpmw ...
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Sankey Diagram not rendering proper

I've found this website very useful for the past few months without ever needing to post a question but alas the time has come where I actually need to make a post, hopefully someone might be able to ...
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How to avoid misled inverse search caused by the picture-environment?

Below MWE shows four paragraphs of text and two vertical lines on top as shown on the left side of the following picture: By using inverse search in the PDF viewer, that is, by clicking on any text ...
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How to create a figure of our own

I want to create the following picture in LaTeX. How can I do this?
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Videos in beamer inside boxes?

I'm absolute beginner in bearmer not latex. I would like to add videos insides boxes as the following picture. How possible is that?
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vertical equality in

How does one get inline or at least formula space typography of the following sort in an easy to parse (for the editor) way when writing formulas, for instance: Yes, I know, the equalities ... can ...
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What package(s) are recommended for making algorithm block diagrams in LaTeX?

I am in the process of writing a conference paper for IEEE, and I was wondering what packages might be recommended for making good looking (but simple) block diagrams for algorithms? I am relatively ...
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Visualize array changes with arrows

I want to visualize a sorting algorithm by highlighting the changes made in each step. E. g.: [ a_1 a_2 a_3 a_4 ] X [ a_1 a_2 a_4 a_3 ] X [ a_1 a_4 a_2 a_3 ] and so on. ...
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Wonky diagrams in tikz

I'm trying to make a commutative diagram (without the package tikz-cd) with nodes of different sizes. I'm skipping nodes like this & & A & & \\ & B & & C ...
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Circling a collection objects in xymatrix

I have the following code that produces a bicomplex: \begin{displaymath} \xymatrix{ 0 \ar[r] & \Omega^0_X \ar[d] \ar[r] & \Omega_X^1 \ar[r] \ar[d] & \ldots \ar[r] & \Omega_X^n \ar[d] ...
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In IEEE conference latex file, my pictures and tables are merged/overlapped with text

In IEEE conference latex file, my pictures are merged/overlapped with text. I have attached the screen shot of the file. Is it possible to make the picture merge two columns. Please help me with ...
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In IEEE conference latex file, my pictures are merged/overlapped with text. [duplicate]

In IEEE conference latex file, my pictures are merged/overlapped with text. I dont know how to attach the screen shot of the file. Please help me with this. My last date to submit is the day after ...
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How can I draw nomograms in LaTeX?

What is a nomogram “A nomogram, also called a nomograph, alignment chart or abaque, is a graphical calculating device, a two-dimensional diagram designed to allow the approximate graphical ...
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How to make the dot in the mid of square?

\begin{tikzpicture} \coordinate (1) at (0,0); \coordinate (2) at (2,0); \coordinate (3) at (2,2); \coordinate (4) at (0,2); \coordinate (5) at (0,0); \coordinate (6) at ($(1)!.5!(2)$); \coordinate ...
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Node numbering problem?

\begin{tikzpicture} \coordinate (1) at (0,0); \coordinate (2) at (1,0); \coordinate (3) at (0.5,1); \coordinate (4) at (0,0); \coordinate (5) at ($(1)!.5!(2)$); \coordinate (6) at ($(2)!.5!(3)$); ...
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How to make the length of a car moving on a roller coaster track remain unchanged?

For any arbitrary parametric smooth curve, how can I make the length of a car remain unchanged? \documentclass[pstricks,border=12pt]{standalone} \usepackage{pst-plot,pst-node} \pstVerb { ...
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Want to make the following shape function in TikZ? [closed]

Want to make the following shapes function in TikZ \begin{tikzpicture} \tikzstyle{every node}=[draw,shape=circle]; \draw (0,0) -- (0,1) node {1}; \draw (0,1) -- (1,1) node {2}; \draw (1,1) ...
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Need some material about TikZ? [duplicate]

I am interested to work on "TikZ" so I need some material for read and also for practice. If anyone have then share with me.
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Circle with a cross inside feynmp

The below code produces essentially what I want but there must be a more elegant way and more automatized way. I want a circle with a cross inside it at a vertex: ...
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How do i create this graph on latex?

So…i made this graph using paint(!)…and it looks horrible. I have used tikz to create similar graphs but this one seems to be more difficult.
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How do I force a picture to be placed on a page, disregarding margins?

I have a picture that I would like to place on the frontpage of a student paper that I am working on, and it is being pushed on to the next page by LaTeX. I want it to be placed in a specific place, ...