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How to draw 3-junction and 4-junction SQUIDs?

UPDATE Thanks to John Kormylo I was able to draw a 4-junction SQUID using four components like: The whole SQUID is drawn using the following code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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How can I draw inside a block?

I am trying to build up a PID control block with anti windup \tikzstyle{controller} = [draw, fill=blue!20, rectangle, minimum height=3.5em, minimum width=6em] \tikzstyle{subblock} = [draw, ...
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diagonal text in math mode w/ vertical equality

The goal is a code where one can label elements in math mode in the following way: without having to manually position each letter of each word as a node in tikz. Preferably, other than the stacks ...
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convex concave sign in tkz-tab

I'm a newby with both tkz-tab and tikz. I'd like to use tkz-tab to present the analysis of a function. Is there a way to draw symbols for convex and concave that span over the whole diagram's cell, ...
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Creating text symbols with TikZ

I seem to recall a macro which was used to create symbols which could be inserted into text, but cannot remember the name nor find it using search. I could do it myself easy enough ...
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Parametrized circle node with a cross symbol

I am trying to get that result: with a parametrized node that has 4 args for the 4 circle sections. I managed to achieve the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Using TikZ to draw Mayan numerals

I am looking for a way to draw Maya numerals using TikZ. What I want is a macro \maya{21} that gives me a graphical representation of the number 21 in the Mayan numeral system. There is the package ...
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Map marker symbol in TikZ (symbol with em and ex units doesn’t scale properly)

Since there is no map marker symbol in the symbols list (at least I could not find it) I decided to draw it with TikZ. This is it: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Thermistor in Tikz circuit library

Is there a symbol like a thermistor in the Tikz circuit library? I read the documentation and couldn't find anything like it. There is a symbol for a varistor but what I'm looking for would be ...
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Replacing an arrow with an inclusion symbol in Tikz

Instead of an arrow from one place to another, I'd like to have the \subseteq symbol. More specifically, the \subseteq symbol rotated, which I believe can be rendered \rotatebox{90}{$\subseteq$} . ...
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Straight math arrows

Is there any way to redefine all arrows in math mode (\rightarrow, \leftarrow, \Rightarrow, \Leftarrow, \to, etc.) to another arrows that finish with angle 90 TikZ option? I have done some tries and ...
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Drawing a logo in LaTeX to be incorporated as header

Is it possible to draw this image using LaTeX so that it can be incorporated in letterhead as a logo:
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Current Noise Source. New Symbol needed

I write a code for the Voltage and Current Noise Sources, using the "circuit declare symbol". The option works well for the Noise Voltage. I can change the color of the font, circumference and ...
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Plus-minus sign in a circle?

I’m using \oplus and \ominus in a manuscript and I need an “\oplusminus”, that is, a ± in a big circle. Whatever I use will probably end up being published (though maybe only four times in the whole ...
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1answer
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Polar plots, add degree symbol and hide the radius axis labels

I'm using sublime text 2 with skim, on Mac OSX 10.8.3. I'm plotting microphone pick up patterns as follows: \begin{tikzpicture} % p56 \begin{polaraxis} [ytick=\empty,legend ...
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How to draw and insert a symbol in TikZ

I want to make a symbol as shown below in TikZ. \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw[thick] (0,0) rectangle (3,1); \draw[thick] (0.5,0) -- ...
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How to place a symbol under an arrow in Latex when using tikz package

I'm using the tikz package in LaTeX to construct a feedback loop for a control system as a part of a paper on control systems. The problem I'm running into is that I would like to place symbols under ...
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Displayed Math in tikz-cd diagrams

I have been using tikz-cd package to produce diagrams however I'm not finding a way to use displayed math within it. My point is that when I use the product sign for instance inside of it, it simply ...
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Problem of superimpose and how to change legend symbol

Given the plot as follows I have two problems: a and b are superimposed on each other, how should I make this clear on the graph? How could I change legend c to other icons like star? (It looks a ...
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How to bring beauty to this pgfplot? [closed]

We are making a plot as follows: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usetikzlibrary{calc,shadings} \usepackage{pgfplots} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \def\xmin{0} ...
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Typesetting inline Penrose/Cvitanovic tensor diagrams (birdtracks)

In the 50's, Roger Penrose invented a private graphical notation for tensors, which he later published. Wikipedia has a short description. It's basically a directed graph with some labels on it and ...
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Define a math symbol relative to font size

Idea All characters, including the new defined symbol (here an arrow), should scale related to the current font size, e.g. here 12pt. Implementation I would like to define an arrow similar to here. ...
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Creating a seamless XOR symbol as node

I want to have a XOR node in my TikZ diagram, but couldn't find any available symbol, therefore made one myself, but I am not very happy with it. I used the example from how to draw XOR gate symbol as ...
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Displaying [ ], |, etc. in a TikZ matrix node

I would like to typeset a specrtal sequence using TikZ, as suggested in this post, but the entries of my spectral sequence contain brackets and vertical lines, e.g. [x|...|x]. If I type them naively, ...
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Is there a Tikz library for network symbols?

Is there a Tikz library for network symbols? For example: Server Database Firewall PC Laptop etc...
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Fuse symbol with TikZ

I am using the circuits.ee.IEC library. However, I cannot find any fuse symbol like this: How can I define such a symbol using circuit declare symbol? It should be just combining the resistor ...
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Drawing stars/similar with Tikz

I'm writing a review for a book at the moment, and I thought I'd be clever and show off what LaTeX is capable of by adding a x-out-of-y stars graphic. Tikz can do many things so I would have thought ...
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AC source symbol in TikZ circuits.ee.IEC library

I can draw an AC source manually: \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (0,0) sin (1,1) cos (2,0) sin (3,-1) cos (4,0); \draw (2,0) circle (2.5); \end{tikzpicture} How do I declare an ACsource symbol so ...
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Good way to make \textcircled numbers?

I'm trying to make some good-looking numbers in a circle, using the simple command: \textcircled{1} However, the circle is misaligned vertically with the number, and look a bit sloppy: Any ...
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Different switch symbols in circuitikz?

I'm wondering if there are other commands associated with the switch symbol so that one doesn't have to specify if the switch is open or closed. I would like the switch symbol with two connectors and ...