{journal-publishing} concerns questions on submitting and revising (La)TeX based articles submitted to scientific journals.

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Table formation using Multirow, tabularx

I am preparing an article having a table, for a Springer journal. I am using tabularx, multirow. My table code is attached. I am not able to bring the lines 'xxxxxxxxxx xxxxxxxxxxx xxxxxxxxxxxx' and ...
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How to remove journal name from journal template

Below is a latex template for inderscience journal. In the generated pdf file, i find the name of the journal on the top of the page and it is not shown properly. How do i make the correction. ...
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IEEEtran setting for 10-point type, 12-point vertical spacing

I am going to submit a journal paper that requires the following page formating: 14 double column, 12 pt pages double column page is defined as a 7.875" x 10.75" page with 10-point type, 12-point ...
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Using .bib files for bibliographies

When using references in my document, I'm used to having a central .bib file from which I pull all my references (using \bibliography{path/to/bibfile}) and then let the journal's .bst file do the ...
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Add dot/period to every reference spbasic [closed]

I'm using natbib for an article to be published in a Springer journal. I am using all their style spbasic.bst but i would like to have a dot at the end of every reference! Can somebody tell me ...
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two column journal LaTeX template without journal annotation?

I'm looking for a beautifully typeset two-column journal template, like this one from ACM: ...
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problem citation (?) in journal submission system [closed]

when I submit source tex files to springer journal from their website. I click to generate pdf from uploaded source then I faced following problem: I have a problem in referencing, I can't see the ...
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Are there many cases where Pandoc fails on Word/.docx to TeX conversion of formulas/math?

How reliable is a LaTeX (XeTeX) publishing workflow which depends on Pandoc to handle submissions in .docx format from recent versions of Word? I can anticipate submissions with a fair amount of math, ...
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Is there Latex template for the manuscript submitted to Journal of Briefings in Bioinformatics?

I've checked the journal website and also searched with google. But I cannot find any template for this journal. Maybe there is truly NO such thing. But I just wish to post my question here in case of ...
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text in PDF figures disappear in journal submission systems

When processed with pdflatex, my PDF figures work charm. However, when I uploaded the PDF document to some journal submission systems, some texts in the PDF figures disappear in the preview document ...
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\PARstart not working (IEEEtran) [closed]

Ok, I am useing the IEEEtran document class. It is in journal mode and I get this error when I try to use \PARstart: ./main.tex:148: Undefined control sequence. l.148 \PARstart {T}{his} ...
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IETE journal of Research latex template

Does anyone have IETE journal of Research latex template. I didnt find any latex template. How do i use latex template to follow their guidelines. Please help.
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Issue with Springer spbasic

I'm using natbib for an article to be published in a Springer journal. These are their official TeX/bibtex styles, which include a tex template and some bibtex/natbib styles. If I use ...
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Best Practice: Match different Journal specifications

In most cases one does not write papers for one journal exclusively. Changing your code to match all specifications takes a lot of afford and time. There is a wide variety of question referring to ...
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Vertical Alignment issue at random places in JCST Journal

I am currently, writing a paper for JCST journal and facing following problem. I have tried almost all possible solutions to fix it but all in vain. Here is the MWE ...
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How to remove red warning in a journal template? [duplicate]

I am using a LaTeX template provided by an academic journal on their website: https://www.informs.org/content/view/full/135145 If you run the code, the template includes a red warning at the top of ...
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How to write journal in Latex using Elsevier class files

I am writing a journal in latex using the template files provided from Elsevier website. Here is the starting code: \documentclass{jfm} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Latex IEEE template: Use single column table in multicolumn latex content [duplicate]

I am trying to use this IEEE template to write a report. I don't see any package named \usepackage{multicol} which is used for multi-column. So I can not change it from two column to single column. ...
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Removing “To whom correspondence should be addressed” in ACS paper template

I'm a complete beginner with latex, and I'm trying to use the ACS template to write a short paper. (http://www.latextemplates.com/template/acs-publications). However, I don't want the footnote "To ...
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jucs bibliography formatting

I wish to submit in JUCS, and they haven't provided with any bibliography style just that they follow ACM's format. For that, I used ACM-Reference-Format-Journals but it's giving me something like ...
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Automatically adding author's name before a reference, when natbib is not available

I am writing a paper with this style file. It requires to use the "abbrv" bibliography style, and does not allow to use natbib. When I cite a reference using \cite: \cite{Steinhaus1948} proved ...
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Converters between formats in different journals [duplicate]

Often, a paper is submitted to a journal, rejected, then sent to a different journal. Each journal has different style guides. In theory, changing the style should be as easy as changing the document ...
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Submitting a journal article as a single tex file

Although many academic journals readily accept submissions in some format of TeX, indeed some enlightened ones insist on it, it is rare that one can simply send exactly the same document that one has ...
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IEEEtran Author block

I have used several times the following authorblock. But now it does not work and I do not know what I have changed. Thank you in advance, Ignacio \documentclass[conference,a4paper]{IEEEtran} ...
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Combine cross reference to multiple figures

I am writing a paper in Automatica journal format. The sample and style file can be found here. I want to use a cross reference to serveral figures such as Fig.~\ref{fig:aaa,fig:bbb,fig:ccc} and get ...
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Journal wants paper converted from TeX to docx, convert or convince? [closed]

We just had a paper accepted at an excellent biology journal which is really exciting. Their parent journal accepts LaTeX, however, their journal does not and the editor is asking us to convert the ...
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ScholarOne and biblatex

I'm trying to submit a journal paper through ScholarOne Manuscript (an outdated automatic build system some scientific journals use). The issue is that I'm using biblatex. I tried with both backends, ...
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Footnote near author's name does not appear

I'm submitting a paper at AISTATS 2015, and I wish to add a footnote about an author. I tried using \thanks and \footnote, but only the footnote number appears, the footnote text does not appear. ...
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Use of block diagrams or graphs in Journals or Conference templates

I have a question regarding the research journals and conference templates given by majority of templates from IEEE, Springer. I need to add few block diagrams, tree diagram such as spanning tree, ...
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What software do publishers use?

I know I am not alone in my frustration when converting my LaTeX documents for submission to publishers whose typesetters don't use LaTeX. For instance: maybe they only accept eps figures, which ...
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Effective way to anonymise interviewee identities for academic research

I'm looking for an efficient way to anonymise interviewee identities using a pseudonym list. Academic and teaching case studies often use direct quotation from interviews and observational data. In ...
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How do I determine the attribute of elsarticle document?

There is 1p, 3p ,5p attribute for elsarticle. How could I determine which model should be used? Could you tell me where can I find out the model of all elsevier journals?
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How to merge multiple EPS file to one EPS file

My paper is accepted and I have to modify something. The officer said that All figure parts should be included in one file, on one page. For example, if Figure 1 contains three parts (a, b, c), ...
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Authors biography for Inderscience journals

I would like to create a document following the Indersciences templates. The problem is: the authors biographies have to appear in the title page and the top of the second page, but when compiling the ...
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Examples of technical (or science in general) magazines using LaTeX

I have been looking for resources related to (beautifully) typesetting technical and science magazines with LaTeX. I am aware of the Showcase of beautiful typography done in TeX & friends question ...
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siunitx and Elsevier (EES)

This is the first and probably the last time I'll ever send a paper to an Elsevier journal. I'm having a problem with the siunitx package, a package that I'm very fond of and I use it very often. The ...
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Why convert TeX to XML before compilation to PDF?

When I received the proof for my latest paper submission I found the following explanatory text in the proof: Please note that as part of the production process, [the journal] converts all ...
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How Remove EPS-preview? [closed]

How to tell if a particular EPS figure has a TIFF preview and how to remove this preview? For some reason the Journal of Mathematical Physics don't want these preview to be there when uploading ...
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revtex4 - AIP Review of Scientific Instruments template - Abstract does not have right-margin

I am writing a paper for AIP's RSI journal and am using their template (locater here: http://rsi.peerx-press.org/html/rsi/rsi_latex_template.html). In the output, the abstract does have a left margin ...
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Force figures and figures* to appear in order of appearance

I am using the MNRAS latex template to typeset a preprint. The MNRAS template is divided into two columns and I am using the figure and figure* environment to place graphs either into one column or ...
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How do I adjust landscape tables in this journal template?

I am trying to design landscape tables within a journal template (jfm.cls). Here is an example table: There are two issues with this table: The journal automatically adds a toprule and ...
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What software can be used to publish an internal technical journal for my company?

I'm in the engineering department of a young company, and we're playing with the idea of starting an internal technical journal. I've found LyX to be extremely powerful for writing papers, and have ...
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Thesis to paper (journal)

I have a big thesis document (say: thesis.tex) from which I would like to publish parts in a journal (say: in paper.tex). Is there a possibility to indicate parts in the thesis, such that these ...
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Options for supplementary materials in preprint version: revTeX + arXiv

Those days, there are more and more papers which accept supplementary materials, as e.g. the Physical Review Letters: see their policy regarding supplementary materials. For them you can submit two ...
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How to cite a number of a journal's volume?

I would like to cite a (French) paper in a journal. According to this journal, the correct citation should be something like : Author, «Title», Journal's name 2015/1 (n° 167), p. 67 à 88. 2015/1 ...
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elsarticle document class: front matter parts are written one over another

We are about to submit a paper to Elsevier, but it seems that something is wrong (or we are doing it wrong) in the front matter. This is the code bit: \author[FFNS]{One ...
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Monochrome vs grayscale in scientific journals? [closed]

Many scientific journals accept only black&white articles. Does this mean that only monochrome (black and white only) articles or also grayscale (gray is OK) article are OK?
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How do I create new journal template in Sharelatex? [closed]

How do I create a new template for scientific journals in sharelatex? I am trying to write my thesis but the template for my university is not present in the given sample templates.
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Longtable breaking into very small sections over many pages.

I'm writing a paper in the format of Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society (MNRAS- mn2e). I seem to be having quite a few issues with my tables for it. I have several long tables that ...
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LaTeX for scientific publications? [duplicate]

please excuse the noob question, but I'm pretty new to the Tex Stackexchange. I am currently working on my PhD in a biochemical engineering/nanoengineering field. I was wondering what resources would ...