{math-operators} is about operators in math mode. These include sums, integrals and similar, text operators like sin, cos, etc.

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Expectation Operator

I use the following command to typeset E[A|B] \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mathtools} \DeclareMathOperator{\ExpOp}{E} \DeclarePairedDelimiterX{\ExpArg}[1]{[}{]}{#1} ...
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How to create a bracket-ing √-Operator?

In formulas involving square roots, I consider the overline rather irritating and would like to create an operator that turns \sqrt{x} into √[x], i.e. the argument is bracket-delimited instead of the ...
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Derivatives are sized differently with commath

I'm writing a derivation in an upper level physics class and I use derivatives extensively. I'm using the commath package \od{}{} command and they are being sized differently in different places. ...
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How can I recreate MnSymbol's \udotdot command without using MnSymbol?

MnSymbol has a \udotdot command (search for \udotdot in the comprehensive latex symbol list document), but I don't want to import MnSymbol because of all the side-effects (for instance, it creates ...
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Automate correct spacing after ! in math mode

$(2n)!/\bigl(n!\,(n+1)!\bigr)$ $${52!\over13!\,13!\,26!} + 33!! - y$$ $(2n)!/\bigl(n!(n+1)!\bigr)$ $${52!\over13!13!26!} + 33!! - y$$\bye How could we automate the spacing after !? As explained in ...
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How to save space displaying “max x \in [a,b]”?

I just create a summary for usage in my exam and there are a lot of information worth to be on this summary page. k=1,...,n below max is a waste of space (I have more than 10 of these wasted lines ...
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operatorname and mathbin spacing

It seems like operators (e.g. \sin) don't mix nicely with binary operations (e.g. \circ). An example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} $\sin \circ f$ $\mathrm{sin} ...
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For Hom and H*(X,Z) — which fonts? [closed]

This is a question about style, I am debating whether the math operator \Hom should be just \DeclareMathOperator{\Hom}{Hom} or if it should be some variant like ...
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Operator with both arguments and limits

I'd like to define a command \E that can be used precisely as follows: it should translate \E{f(x)} \E_x{f(x)} into \mathbb{E}(f(x)) \mathbb{E}_x(f(x)) respectively. Specifically, the goal is to ...
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Large Blackboard bold R operator with text underneath

How do I typeset a large blackboard bold R (size of a \sum symbol) as an operator in an equation? See image. I can get the text to display underneath with \mathop{}, but I can't make the R big. ...
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How do I represent “U+2259 ≙ estimates” in math mode? [duplicate]

I need the math operator that resembles an equal sign with a hat (corresponds to / estimates). I've searched detexify and Wikibooks up and down to no avail. It's such a common symbol. There has to be ...
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How to Obtain a Bold Upright Integral Sign?

Having searched around I couldn't find a package that could produce the following integral sign. How do I produce this bold looking vertical symbol? Xe-/LuaTeX are totally fine with me. ...
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Limits position of new defined large operators

It is possible to introduce new large operators by using the command, \DeclareMathSymbol {⟨symbol⟩} {\mathop} {⟨sym-font⟩} {⟨slot⟩} I wonder if it is possible to change their default limits ...
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How to write the limits under all three summation : $\sum \sum \sum_{0 \leq i < j <k\leq n} 1$ [duplicate]

I want to write the limits under all three summation means starting from summation left side going towards right side ( dependent limits) , Please help on this. $$\sum \sum \sum_{0 \leq i < j ...
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Spacing around math operator in sub-/superscript

Consider the following: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} What I have: \[x^{1+1}\] What I would like: \[x^{1\,+\,1}\] That is, I will like to have spacing around the operator as in ...
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Symbol for not conditionally independent

I have previously used some code from here to produce a symbol to represent the conditionally independence of some variables. Does anyone know a method for generating a symbol for not conditionally ...
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Standard AMS-Sum Operator using MnSymbols?

Because a professor who reads one of the lectures I attend this term writes so slowly, I typeset a lecture script for that lecture in TeX. For the use of some symbols and for better underbrace ...
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How do I write logical iff symbol?

I'm currently hearing a lecture about formal systems (a computer science lecture). The lecturer makes a symbol that is written like overlying < and >: Every time when he draws it, he says ...
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sqrt sign with sharp or rounded corner

My MWE \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage{letltxmacro} %MACRO \LetLtxMacro{\oldsqrt}{\sqrt} % makes all sqrts closed \renewcommand{\sqrt}[1][\ ]{% ...
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Add very nice lambda in empheq package or package-less

My MWE \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{empheq} %\usepackage{mathptmx} \begin{document} ...
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mathematical operator disappear

I have a problem with mathematical operators such as "=", "+" etc. Whenever I type them within a mathematical environment (equation, eqnarray, in line equations via $...$, displayed equation via ...
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How to change math symbols of the stix package to CM ones?

Well, math operators like \int or \sum provided by the stix package are in my opinion ugly and I want those of CM instead. Is it possible? If so, how?
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Looking for stylized H-symbol

I'm wondering if LaTeX knows the following symbol (sorry for the hand-drawing, I didn't even find it online once): It's kind of a stylized H letter that is sometimes used to denote the Hilbert ...
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Resizing the sum operator [duplicate]

The following simple expression produces a sum operator as in (1). But I want it to be bigger like in (2), of course, without altering the size of inner braces. Any suggestion? ...
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How to add mathematical notation of a set

I'm pretty new to Latex, so please bare with me. I'm trying to add this notation to my document: I created the above picture from the Online Latex Equation Editor, but it seems that when I try ...
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If f is the name of a math function, should it not be set upright? [closed]

I was happy to find out that my intuition about setting differential operators and common math constants was right (see the accepted answer). However, this got me thinking. My rationale for using ...
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Symbol similar to \equiv

What's the command for typing 3 lines exactly like \equiv but with index in the middle of top line? Thanks. EDIT: this is the symbol I meant
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The sign for “questioned equal to”

I want to write in TeX this sign: ≟ (Put in headings for bigger size). What's the syntax?
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atan2 does not work with pgfplots

Trying to plot the amplitude and argument of two sine waves in terms of their amplitudes and phases using pgfplots, An error appears while compiling the atan2 function (supported by pgfmath). Here is ...
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Math operator always in textstyle

I would like to define a macro that expands to the same symbol as \sum but using the inline style (\textstyle) even when used in a displayed environment. Here's what I got: ...
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convert latex formula to image using rtf2latex2e

i am having a tex file converted from rtf (OS: windows 8.1) using rtf2Latex2e . is ther e is any options to convert all formula,subscript ,superscript... to image because when i am trying to convert ...
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Redefine DeclareMathOperator [duplicate]

I'm looking for a way to replace \DeclareMathOperator{\Operator}{Operator} by something which would resemble \MathOperator{Operator}. I tried to define a new command ...
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How can I make the larger integration sign without using this $$…$$ [duplicate]

How can I make the larger integration sign without using this $$...$$ Since I have written that $(Uu)(x,y)=\dfrac{1}{\Gamma(r_1)\Gamma(r_2)} \int\limits_0^x \int\limits_0^y ...
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Float addition operator in LaTeX?

I need to get the +. sign (see the OCaml float addition operator) in LaTeX. However, when I try: *$\mid h :: t \-> h +. sumList(t)$ \\** The output is as follows: How can I make sure that ...
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Smashoperator for the vertical space?

I would like to vertically smash a summation sign in a way that the line has a vertical space as if the summation sign wouldn't be there. To illustrate it please see the MWE. The space between the ...
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Hyphen separating symbols, without intervening spaces

What's the easiest/least ugly way to avoid the spaces around the hyphen in the following macro? \documentclass{article} \newcommand{\nuSwap}{\nu-\textsf{swap}} \begin{document} I get $\nuSwap$, ...
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Circled equal with same size as \oplus/\otimes with pdflatex

My question I am trying to make an equal circled of the same size as \oplus or \otimes, etc. I tried to use the solution provided here : How do I put a circle around an operator? However, the ...
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Short line in math expression?

I have a mathematical terminology, and I can not do it correctly using LaTex. The origin form is in picture below: My version is: The main problem is the line between a number and the word ...
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Vertically align at operator, but keep default horizontal spacing

This is a follow up to «How can I align limits at “lim”?». What is the best approach to achieve the following alignment? Namely, I would like the two \prod to be aligned, but each line should remain ...
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Symbol for “defined to be logically equivalent” (:⇔)

Is there a way to typeset the symbol ":⇔" correctly in LaTeX (i.e. with the right alignment and spacing)? I know that using :\Leftrightarrow or :\Longleftrightarrow gets me the symbol I'm looking for ...
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how can I align limits at “lim”?

I am trying to align several limit expressions at varying x-values. It seems that align treats the "limit" portion together with its subscript as an entire object, then aligns these limits, which ...
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Table for Binary Operations

I am trying to build a table used for different binary operations, especially with thicker lines on the sides separating the elements in the set from the "products" of the operations. I know this ...
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How to adjust self defined multiple product signs

The latex code below produces multiple product signs: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath,graphicx,color} \newcommand{\invcircledast}{% \mathbin{\vphantom{\circledast}\text{% ...
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Opposite product signs in the sense that black and white are interchanged

In a special algebra I use with amssymb the products \newcommand{\bDiamond}{\mathbin{\Diamond}} \newcommand{\bLozenge}{\mathbin{\blacklozenge}} \newcommand{\bCircledast}{\mathbin{\circledast}} ...
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Filled \Diamond-product sign

I use the multiple \Diamond-product sign (\bDiamond) as described in sign for multiple $\Diamond$-product. Now, in addition, I would like to have a filled \Diamond-product sign, i.e. filled with ...
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Symbol for definition := [duplicate]

Sometimes the symbol := is used to denote a definition. For example, X:=Y+Z means that X is defined to be Y+Z. When using LaTeX, can I just use $:=$, or do I need to do something special?
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Redefining Infinity in LaTeX

Infinity is defined as something that is uncountable. But every where I see the symbol of Infinity as a closed loop. My professor said, that it symbolizes that the boundary of Infinity is determined ...
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Is there any global settings to add \limits to evey \sum, \bigcup etc?

I'd like to put the superscripts and the subscripts always above or below the symbols like \sum,\bigcup,\inf etc, even in the inline mode, but I don't want to add \limits everytime. I tried ...
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Discrete and continuous Centroid equations in LaTeX

I would like to write the following equations in LaTeX: and The first one (with the integrals) I managed to make similarly using the following code: \begin{equation} COG = ...
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Sane spacing after min max

The default definitions of \min and \max insert basically no space after them, which looks really awful when stating optimisation problems, etc., in display equations. I could not figure out any way ...