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Brat for NLP in latex

I was wondering if there is any package for text annotation in Latex like Brat. This is the kind of result I would like to obtain in a figure: Is there a way to achieve that by using brat or some ...
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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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Tikz curve not consistent with different computers

I am trying to draw a curve in pgf/tikz using \draw .. controls. When I compile my .tex file at home, I get the graph on the left, which is the right one. However, when I compile my .tex on my office ...
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Graphing a non-linear inequality?

I'd love to automatically graph, on a number line, the solution to non-linear inequalities. Basically, the input would be an equation (e.g. x^2>=1) and the output would be a visual graph like the ...
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Circular flowchart alignment

I´m trying to create a circular flowchart using the smartdiagram package but I can't get the nodes properly aligned. My code: \smartdiagramset{border color=none,set color ...
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Change cubes in 3d plot pgfplot to bars

I am plotting a 3d diagram using cubes to represent the data. Works fine so far. Basically, this is what I started with: http://pgfplots.net/tikz/examples/scatter-cube-plot/ Now what I want to do, ...
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Error using tikzexternalize when placing an image on the verso page

I am preparing a thesis in the same manner as detailed in this question. Namely, I am looking to write a thesis with the text appearing on the right (odd) page, and images appearing on the left ...
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Creating a timeline

I am working on my thesis and need to create a timeline similar to this: I tried Chronosys package but am not sure if this is a good choice. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{chronosys} ...
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Recursive tree in Tikz

I'm trying to build a large inverted tree structure in Tikz, like the one below (except much larger, and ideally recursive): In this tree structure, each 'line' is made up of three nodes, and each ...
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xymatrix/diagram: Changing Arrow Tips/Tails with Spacing

I want to typeset two different kinds of arrows, as in \[ \xymatrix{ \cdot \ar@{{(}{-}{>}}[r]^a & \cdot \\ \cdot \ar@{{)}{-}{>}}[r]^a & \cdot } \] which produces Object ...
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Composition in a multicategory

I am trying to figure out how to draw composition in a multicategory using same depiction used in Leinster's book "Higher Operads, Higher Categories". Here is what I am trying to draw: I did ...
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How should I label the differentials (arrows) in sseq for a spectral sequence?

I'm trying to typeset a spectral sequence using the sseq package, which provides a way to place objects on a grid and draw arrows between them. I'd like to put labels on the arrows, as one can do with ...
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Word Cloud - Searchable (no images) for research keywords

I am trying to create a word cloud with LaTex for my research keywords. I would like to make it searchable (thus not an image) and to make sure that LaTex does not divide my research keywords (which ...
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How to create a blanks diagram for counting problems?

How can I create a blanks diagram for simple counting problems? What I have in mind is something like this: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{ccccccc} ...
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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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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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Wrapper box for TikZ picture

I am trying to wrap a tikzpicture node inside a box, so that I can refer to this "bounding box" from inside the picture for positioning the nodes relative to that box. I am looking for a command ...
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How to generate a diagram as below?

I am a (La)TeX newbie and I have found the following graphic in a document: I am quite sure it was generated by LaTeX code since you can select every bit of text in the original file. I am not ...
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Undefined control sequence when using TikZ

I looked up how to use TikZ to make an ERD using crow's foot notation and found this. When I c/p the code provided there, there is no problems at all,but when the preamble is pasted into mine and the ...
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Customize TikZ Smart Diagram in Latex

I want a chart that expresses the flow of an algorithm, in beamer theme. Something like this: Requirements --> Design --> Validation --> Verification --> Testing THe diagrams are ...
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Displaying methylation-gene expression graph in latex

I would like to create a diagram for results of methylation-gene expression data analysis. I've starter to read about TikZ, but my first attempts on creating such a diagram didn't work out that well, ...
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how to make parabola and line in picture enviornment

new to latex id like to make this picture using the \picture environment of latex and i have no idea how. thanks in advance
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How to make a cube in latex

I have to make a cube as shown in picture in latex. Kindly does any one know a simplest way of making cube please. I would really appreciate. Thanks
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Drawing simulation diagrams

Can someone suggest me how to draw this kind of diagrams in LaTeX?
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How to do these drawings?

I was reading a paper online when I saw some beautiful pictures. I wonder if it is done with tikz or if it is even LaTeX. What do you think? How can I do things of this sort?
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Making a timeline in Tikz?

I am working on my thesis and I would like to make a simple "technology timeline", probably something like this (although I prefer horizontal timelines): Are there useful packages that I can use? ...
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Generating latex diagram from merise method

I am creating a MCD using Merise2 method. (see on image what a MCD look-like). There are tools that convert MCD into SQLfiles . I would like to know if there is a tool that convert MCD to latex ...
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Drawing callouts on top of text?

I'm putting together a presentation. My presentation style, however, often involves bright red callouts to the most important points of the text, especially when said text consists of code samples or ...
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Drawing 3D surfaces with triangles (to show curvature effects)

I'm looking for a way to draw 3D surfaces in LaTeX with triangles on them to show the sum of angles being >, =, or < 180 degrees, exactly as in this photo . I'd just like to do it myself, but ...
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Issue with graphics and multicol

For my paper I'm using multicols{2} and i assume that this gives me some issue with including graphics. I use the following commands: \documentclass[12pt,twoside,a4paper,notitlepage]{article} ...
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Diagram for composite of a function in Latex

Can somebody help me generate a latex code for this pic.
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Want to Draw basic geometric figures in Latex

I have been learning latex for few month. In-fact beginners in latex. I want to draw some geometry figures for (examples given below) in latex. I came to know that it is possible by Tikz , pstricks ...
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Plumbing Diagrams in Latex

How do I make a diagram like this: using latex?
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Package for Gowin's vee

I couldn't find a latex package that could help me do a Gowin's vee. Does anyone know if there's one? In any case, what package could be of help. Thanks! Here's some examples of what a Gowin's vee ...
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How to plot a function without functional equation (mu-sigma-space/portfoliotheory)

I was wondering if there is a easy way (some native function) for interpolation of points, i.e. to connect some few given points by a curve (approximation of a function). I have some concrete formulas ...
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Controlling spacing and alignment using Qcircuit

I'm trying to typeset a circuit using Qcircuit and running into some spacing and alignment issues. Here is the portion that is giving me trouble (this will be embedded in a larger diagram): ...
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How to make the column with line scatter graph. (Double Y)

I want to make this graph. I have only excel data.
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Is it possible to draw figures like these?

Is it possible to draw figures like these or is better to just paste it? If it is, what are the best tools or good examples to do it ? example: \draw, \node Using tikz is being my work until ...
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Wrong pdf output size

I'm trying to create an image (.pdf) that should be filled with black and white thick lines. The code I'm using is working pretty good except for the fact that the matrix output size is not correct ...
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How to define node blocks as composition from inside out?

I've found a Q/A about how to create group nodes to blocks. It works, but exact opposite way as I needed. It defines internals and then draws blocks around them. I need to define block with ...
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Floating Figure inside Environment

I have a problem while trying to use wrapfigure or floatftl in a typical Definition environment. More concretely, I try something like this: \begin{floatingfigure}[r]{5cm} ...
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Picture format eps for LaTeX

I would like to create pictures in (.eps) format in order to use it with LaTeX, but I do not know which software can be used to create picture in (.eps) format.
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Fading along a plot line in tikz

I'm using the following to draw the electron wavefunction around an atom. I'd like to fade out the line towards it's end. I've read all the relevant questions I can find, Any ideas? ...
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constructing drag like model

Good day all, I am trying something rather new. Though it might take time, but I will be glad if anybody could help. I tried to modify existing figure but they couldn't create what i want. My MWE is ...
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Feynmp-auto: why is the diagram not included in the pdf file?

When trying to draw a Feynman diagram using the feynmp-auto package, there simply is no result, the pdf comes out as a blank page. I use TeXstudio and MikTeX, and run the file with pdflatex. I have ...
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Electric network one-line diagrams

I'm looking for a way of drawing one line diagrams of power distribution grids. So far I've come across CircuiTikZ, but this package seems to be oriented to a different kind of circuit diagram and ...
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Import pictures that requires annotation

I am submitting a paper to a journal where the document class svjour3 is required. Inside the paper, I want to include a picture (circles, lines, etc.) and I am going to need to mark the intersection ...
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media9 and remote web image

Hi guys I need to put a remote image on a pdf. Such that if the remote picture changes then also the pdf when opened changes its content. I am trying to use media9 package but I am getting nowhere. ...
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Lines in epsfig have corners

I have a problem with epsfig. I want to draw some graphs. I created the picture with xfig and got the following code: \setlength{\unitlength}{4144sp}% % ...
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One page caption one page picture

I'm searching for a way to create a book of figures as next: left pages contains captions of the images in right pages | caption || image | and if two images are in one page at right, I want ...