STIX is a family of Times like fonts that include a comprehensive range of mathematics glyphs and are available across a range of media.

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How to use only selected math symbols of the STIX fonts?

After reading an article by Gr├Ątzer in the current AMS-Notices on the STIX fonts, I wanted to use one of the math symbols in the article I am currently writing. In perfect naivety I did what was ...
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Whitespace in fractions in XITS

I am using XITS to typeset math, but I have noticed that whitespace in fractions gets larger due to subscripts. The minimal example (typesetted with XeLaTex): \documentclass[11pt]{article} ...
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Cannot use nomath with stix

I can't be the first person who has wanted to use stix with the nomath option, but it seems impossible: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[nomath]{stix} \begin{document} \end{document} This ...
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Size of a vertical bar symbol

I am using stix fonts to type a formula containing bra-ket notations from quantum mechanics. I observe that the size of a vertical bar is either too small: \big\}\lvert\psi\rangle , or too ...
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STIX versus XITS?

I hope nobody minds me asking, but why are there separate STIX and XITS math fonts, and how can I go about deciding which one I should use? Which one is best suited for which purpose? Is one of the ...
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Using a sans serif text font with XITS math [closed]

I'm working with a Macintosh and am looking for a clear, readable sans serif font which would be vaguely compatible with XITS Math. I've tried Helvetica Sans, but am finding the the x-height to ...
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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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Importing single symbols in the sense of “How does the assignment work?”

I looked at Importing a Single Symbol From a Different Font and Handwritten R-like-kay. As a result, I downloaded the STIX package and looked up the highly welcome curly k \kay and found it to have ...
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stix font error: PK font stix-mathrm could not be created

I can't compile the document with stix font. \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Stix font not in Adobe Illustrator (Windows) [closed]

I compiled my latex document using pdflatex in texstudio. I have already installed the Windows Stix fonts in to the system fonts folder. However when I open the pdf output in Illustrator I get: and ...
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Installing font (stix), sty not found [duplicate]

When I tried usepackage{stix} I got an error .sty not found. Assumed stix was not installed with TeX Live when I downloaded it last year. I use TeX Live 2012 on Windows (Vista) with pdfLaTeX. So now ...
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Uninstalling STIX Fonts

I recently installed the texlive-full package, and want to uninstall the STIX fonts because they are interfering with my MathJax rendering. What is the terminal command to uninstall them? (I'm using ...
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Problem with listings package using stix fonts

Consider the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{stix} \usepackage{listings,xcolor} \lstdefinelanguage{test}{sensitive=true, morekeywords={TEST}, morecomment=[l]{--}} ...
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Compile with stix font? [duplicate]

I feel like this shouldn't be too hard to accomplish but I haven't been able to figure it out from some quick googling. On ubuntu, I have the font-stix package installed, and the fonts are actually on ...
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Which Times-like package provides better typesetting for text and math? [closed]

I am using libertine and newtxmath packages in my document for typesetting by pdflatex. The following code shows the fonts setup. \usepackage[protrusion=true,expansion=true]{microtype} ...
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XITS and \not\models

When using XITS (with xelatex), the \not is displayed way too high on certain commands. For instance: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{unicode-math} \setmathfont{XITS Math} ...
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Is it already possible to use the STIX fonts?

The STIX Fonts Project would provide consistent fonts for some things that are currently missing in LaTeX (e.g. lowercase \mathcal and \mathbb). The website says LaTeX support "will follow in 2011". ...