{ieeetran} is a document class for IEEE Transactions journals and conferences.

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Disabling URLs in bibliography

I use Mendeley for article management and export the related items to a bib file for referencing in LaTeX documents. I use IEEEtran style and see that the bibliography items include URLs which I don't ...
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IEEE affiliation blocks

I'm using the IEEE format to write a paper. I have 4 authors from two institutions so I need blocks of affiliations. This is how I want it to look like: Author 1*, Author 2#, Author 3#, Author 4* ...
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\thanks won't appear in IEEEtran

I'm writing a article for a conference and using the IEEEtran class, this the first paper I'm doing with LaTeX but there's a problem I just can't solve I'm trying to write some acknowledgments but ...
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Forcing page numbers with IEEEtran

The IEEEtran document class is hiding page numbers from my document! Is it possible to force page numbers to appear in the document? EDIT: Sorry I should have mentioned that I am using conference ...
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IEEEtrans template requires not to use algorithm package?

During the IEEEtrans.tex, there is a comment below package algorithmic saying that Do NOT use the algorithm floating environment provided by algorithm.sty (by the same authors) or ...
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Elegant way to make entire citation bold

Is it possible to make an entire reference appear bold in the references section when using BibTeX? I'm using the IEEE templates and .bst. I found this related question, but is there a more elegant ...
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Cite a standard, specification or data sheet from a company/institution but without an author

As an electronic engineer I often cite technical standards, specifications or data sheets. They come usually from a specific company or institution but do not have a specific author. I like to have ...
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References in IEEEtran?

I've downloaded the official IEEE LaTeX template but am having some trouble adding references in bibtex format. For instance if I wanted to cite and reference this article, given as: ...
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How to improve rendering

The rendering above the red line(zoomed in) was a result of: \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} The rendering below the red line(zoomed in) was a result of: \documentclass[journal]{AIAA} Why is ...
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Enabling dashed option for biblatex-ieee style

According to the biblatex manual, the dashed option is only available in authortitle, authoryear and verbose styles. Is it possible to enable this option for the biblatex-ieee style? I want to ...
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IEEEtran BibTeX Style - how to deactivate URLs?

I am using the following BibTeX style for my bibliography. \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} \bibliography{IEEEabrv,references,thesis} This formats bibliography entries like this: , including a ...
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How can I have a smaller indentation in description with IEEEtran?

I'd like to use a description environment together with the IEEEtran document class. One of the labels is actually quite long (three words) so I need to use \IEEEsetlabelwidth to avoid having the ...
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Multiple references in LaTeX

I'm writing a paper and using the IEEEtran.cls in LaTeX. I need to have my references to appear like: \cite{test1,test2,test3} I want : [1-3] I searched and found that I need to include cite ...
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IEEE-Template: Algorithm over both columns

I'm currently working on a paper using the IEEEtran template. I do have a pseudocode I would like to put into this paper. In a former paper I saw that it is possible to put this algorithm in a box ...
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biblatex-ieee and supra note

I know this is sort of short notice (I'd posted a similar cry for help at LaTeX Community), but I have a thesis due Monday and the one thing standing between me and being ready (layout-wise) is this: ...
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equation spanning two columns in ieeetran

I am writing a paper using ieee style in two columns format. Do you know how can I write an equation that spans over the two columns?
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Language problems with biblatex and babel

I am trying to use biblatex with IEEEtran and babel, however I am having an error: Package babel Error: You haven't defined the language ENGLISH yet.. With regular Bibtex everything works as usual. ...
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How to make a code fragment in ieeetran class

What I wish to achieve is rectangle around code, with code in the font format as shown. How should I achieve this format?
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How to remove bookmarks from you pdf latex file?

how does one remove bookmarks from a LaTeX generated pdf file? I wrote the article in LaTeX. When submiting the .pdf to IEEE eXpress for checking, I get the error: file contains bookmarks. Any ...
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Algorithm and IEEEtran

I'm trying to write an algorithm in a IEEEtran LaTeX template and it doesn't work in any way. \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algorithmc} %\begin{algorithm}[H] \begin{algorithm*} \caption{ASGP ...
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Why doesn't the IEEEtran document class recognize “definition” environments?

I have an IEEEtran document class. I want to put a simple definition inside the document: \begin{definition} blab bla \end{definition} I am getting the error below: Environment definition ...
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IEEEtran bibliography — “germanify” it

For a paper at university we have to use the IEEE style -- which can be done using IEEEtran LaTeX file. What we also have to take care of, though, is that the bibliography is German as well. Using ...
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How to make paragraph start title in IEEE trans

using the IEEE trans format, how to display the paragragh title such as "Relaxing the Autonomy condition" as shown below?
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Start placing figures on right-hand side column of first page

I am trying to use IEEETrans to write a scientific paper in two column format. The issue is that one is not allowed to place figures in the left-hand side column of the first page. Figures should ...
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How to insert the author picture in the biography picture box of the IEEE LaTeX Template

How do I put the author picture in the picture frame box of a journal paper? I tried using this code but the picture wasn't placed in the box, it is outside the box. Here is the code: ...
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Remove URL in IEEEtran bibliography

The question refers to the topic: Disabling URLs in bibliography Could you think of a solution, which allows to have the URL in bibliography entry or not depending on the entry type. I. e. remove the ...
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How to use the algorithm2e package with IEEEtran class?

The IEEEtran documentation suggests that I should not use the floating algorithm environment of algorithm2e.sty. B. Algorithms IEEE publications use the figure environment to contain ...
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Add Overbrace to describe a column of matrix

I want to add some over-braces to a matrix to get the following output: However, this this what I managed to get: I don't know how to get the neuron 1 and neuron 2 headings...I was thinking of ...
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Prevent line break before equation environment in enumerated list item

Suppose I have something like \begin{enumerate} \item \begin{equation*} some eq \end{equation*} \item \begin{IEEEeqnarray*}{l} eq 1 \\ eq 2 \\ ... ...
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IEEEtran, subfig clash?

The following code which uses the IEEEtran class, and subfig produces compile errors like, "argument of caption has an extra }", or "TeX capacity exceeded" etc. But the moment I comment out the ...
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Displaying in-text citations in a compressed way (e.g. [1-3]) instead of the default one [1]-[3] using cite package inside IEEEtran/journal mode

I have been trying to display the in-text citations in the following format: [1-3], or [1, 6-8] which looks like it is the default one inside the cite package, but what I get is: [1]-[3] ...
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Can I change \ref's output?

When I use \ref to cross reference a \subsubsection, I get the output IV-B4 (at least using the IEEEtran document class). Can I change the output to something like IV-B.4)?
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Change the 'and' in the formatted names of the IEEE bibliography style

I am using the IEEEtr bibliography style format. I was wondering how we could change the 'and' string for something else in the case the publication is not in English the same way you can change the ...
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IEEE Tran LaTeX Template: Affiliation Block Layout

I want to use the IEEE tran LaTeX class for one of my conference papers. Three different institutions need to be affiliated and I'm trying now to design the header in a more attractive and functional ...
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Avoiding vertical spaces between bibitems while using IEEEtran

I'm using IEEEtran class and bibliography style and I see that the references section that it generates leaves empty lines between bibitems when the compsocconf option is used. Is there a way to avoid ...
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Tables are not compiling using IEEEtran class

I'm writing a paper using the IEEEtran class (conference mode) and the compiler even get stuck for the simple example table one can find in the manual. Here is the almost minimal example: ...
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Bold of authors list changes style with bibtex

This is related to another question I had, but when I try to make an entire entry bold in my bilbiliography, it changes the format of the author list. I would like to be able to make only some ...
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IEEEtran authorrefmark and affiliation

How to change IEEEtran \IEEEauthorrefmark to numbered style 1, 2, 3... instead of the star and dagger marks and make the author affiliation as footnote in the first page?
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Getting natbib to follow IEEE numeric citation format

I'm wondering if anyone can suggest a better way to tweak natbib to generate numeric references that follow IEEE's citation reference guide and style manual. Specifically, IEEE wants each of a group ...
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Adding vertical space in a multi-line equation while using IEEEeqnarray

how can I add vertical space between lines in an equation while using IEEEeqnarray?
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BibTeX Changes “U.S” to “U.C.”, How to Correct?

I have noticed that BibTeX will change the initials "U.S." (as in "United States") to "U.C." This has happened using both IEEE and Elsevier document classes, and it works the same with and without ...
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\thanks in IEEEtran adds an extra page

When I use "\thanks" in IEEEtran, an extra page including a "1" at the top left corner appears before the first page. Here is a MWE: \documentclass[english]{IEEEtran} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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IEEEtrantools clash with cleveref

I have two rather complex equations I would like to align at the two points to the left and to the right of the '=' sign. Elsewhere in the document I am using cleveref's \cref command, but that ...
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Ensure the font size for captions of figures and tables

A reviewer says that I have to ensure that Captions of figures and tables: Font size should be 8 point. Is there anyway I can ensure this? As I can't tell what is the size that I am currently ...
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using IEEEtran document class — how to align multiple rows of author

Say I am using IEEE Transactions journal class \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} How I should align the author properly so that it appears in this format?
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Switch from two sided to one sided type

I'm trying to write a document using LaTeX using IEEEtran.cls (two sided by default). In my document, I have a portion of code, which has a big width. It would look nice to switch from the two sided ...
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How to remove the word “Proof:” from the environment proof?

I am writing a paper and I will prove a theorem in an appendix because the proof is lengthy. When I use the following code, \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{amssymb, amsmath, amsthm, ...
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Table caption in uppercase. I don't know why

\documentclass{IEEEtran} \begin{document} \begin{table}[ht] \centering \begin{tabular}{|l|c|} \hline \multicolumn{2}{|c|}{Default Parameters} \\ \hline ...
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\quote{} in IEEETrans misaligns following text

I'm writing my LaTeX document using the IEEE LaTeX template. I sometimes use the \quote{some text here} command to block quote a single paragraph. It tabs the text one to the right. Unfortunately ...
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Text is going below the page bottom

I am writing a LaTeX document using the IEEEtran document class. But the problem is the text is going beyond the page bottom. That is, the text in the column 1 is getting truncated by the lower bottom ...