{thesis} sometimes referred to a dissertation - a document written by students as part of their degree fulfillment. Use this tag for question related to thesis-specific questions or requirements.

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Formatting the Table of contents and the List of Tables

As a LaTeX newbie I am completely at loss when it comes to editing the Table of Contents and the List of Tables in my dissertation. I need to do two things I need all Chapters to have dotted lines. ...
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Changing spacing in chapter titles and sections.

As stated, I need to change the spacing between the top of the page, the chapter name and title. I'm currently using \allsectionfont{\centering \fontsize{15}{15}\selectfont} to control the size and ...
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Continuous page numbering for all chapters in Dissertation

I am newbie at LaTeX with this being my first time using it to make a document of this scale. I am working on my dissertation currently and using this ...
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How can I insert the abstract, acknowledgment, and contribution sections in Roman numerals?

I am assembling my thesis in biochemistry. It's the first time that I am using latex. I am quite happy and proud that I learned how to use it (basics). Thank you to the community for helping me (and ...
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Abbreviations list by using \DeclareAcronym : delete \ac{cip}

I have one problem related to Abbreviation list: First I define the abbreviations: such as \DeclareAcronym{cip}{ short = CIP , long = Common Industry Protocol, class = abbrev } ...
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Tweaking even/odd format and header format in a CUED Thesis Template

I have prepared my PhD thesis in the LaTeX template of Cambridge University, available here. (I'm using an older version 1.1, which can be accessed here.) Now, I am experiencing two major problems ...
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Text is too closely spaced preceding empheq environment [duplicate]

This is a follow-up question regarding a previous question: Previous Question In the dukedissertation document class the solution given in the link provided above leads to improper line spacing ...
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Plugging a Mathematica code into a given template (before winter comes)

I have the following code sample, \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{listings,xcolor} \lstset{language=Mathematica} \lstset{basicstyle={\sffamily\footnotesize}, ...
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Setting Margins Exactly - Geometry Package

My University's thesis requirements for margins (letter paper 8.5in x 11in) are as follows: Top: 1 inch; Left: 1.25 inch; Right: 1.25 inch; and Bottom: 1.0 inch I was/am having difficulty ...
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using footcite inside an image label

Im currently trying to implement footcites into my document \documentclass[11pt]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[backend=biber, style=numeric, citestyle=reading ...
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TOC - Chapter above chaptername

I have some problems with my TOC. I would like to know if some of you could help to put "chapter" above "chapter name" as shown below: If thats possible in TeX - and without \usepackage{tocloft}? ...
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Chapter formatting and spacing

I use report document class and the thing is that I would like to change the chapter both in format, letterspace and place on the page. Right now a chapter look like this: I want it to look like ...
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inserting university logo in a thesis cover page

I want to insert my university logo instead the name only in the cover page of the thesis I am using from sharelatex thesis template. I am uploading both the .tex and .cls file here. please suggest me ...
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Fancyhdr does not apply the right style

I am using Latex for the first time, to write my thesis. I organized my work as a main file that calls several others using subfiles, since I like to compile a single chapter while I am working on ...
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Page numbers incl. text (different side)

I have two questions according to my Thesis. First, how do I switch margins automatically for every second pages, such as: Second how do I switch the page numbers and including different text ...
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Positioning and fitting a long table in landscape in thesis

This code has lot of errors, probably it does not have the right usepackages in the .tex file . I just need to fit it in landscape mode in one page. Also There should be bold separation between the ...
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how to organise a multivolume book series in (La)TeX

When searching the questions asked on this list I came accross "Starting a PhD; Any guides to setting up a 'system'?" but the problem for me is that a multivolume book series (not necessarily ...
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How to alter the headnote in this thesis class provided in sharelatex?

I am using a template for graduate thesis in sharelatex, but there is some problem with the headnote, it shows the "physical constants" headnote for every other chapters. How to make relevant ...
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Unwanted Line at page beginning

I can't figure out why this line comes into my page. I am doing just \input{frontmatter/abstract} to include a page defined in the abstract.tex file, yet my page shows a line : How to remove ...
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Removing some pages in a given template

I have the following thesis template to work out: METU Thesis template, and since I will not use any tables and figures in my thesis, I want to remove the pages titled with "List of Tables" and ...
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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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How to switch between “ON” & “OFF” modes for printing line numbers in a modular document, using lineno package?

Background: I am using the modular document approach for writing my thesis. Since, the work is still in progress, I am also printing line numbers wherever needed, using the \linenumbers & ...
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Two cover pages (titles) to a thesis document, in different languages

I'm using the Princeton-university-thesis tamplate. I need to create a cover page in English and anther one in Hebrew. How this is can be made with the template I'm using?
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How to bring theorem's and lemmas numbers from a thesis document class and put it in the beamer presentation

How to bring theorem's and lemma's numbers from a thesis document class and put them in the beamer presentation, because I want to reffer the audience who have the printed thesis to the number and ...
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\empheqlbrace autoscaling problem with dukedissertation document class

I am using the empheq package to group equations organized using the align command. If used in an article document class the left brace automatically scales wonderfully to group equations organized ...
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i want to change margin in my thesis templates 1.5inch left 1.25 inch right 1 inch up and 1 inch down

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How to correctly use “frontespizio” package

I'm an italian guy and I'm trying to get a frontispiece for my thesis using the frontespizio package. First of all, I have to admit that my TeX knowledge is limited. I was able to add that package to ...
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Headers and page number location in Harvard-thesis

My first post. :) I am learning to use LaTeX. Precisely, it's no better opportunity to learn by writing PhD thesis. I use Harvard thesis template (downloaded from ShareLatex; also on GitHub). So, I ...
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How to remove the unnecessary prefix from the Bookmark section?

I am writing thesis using my university's thesis class file. I am using the following command in preamble to get PDF bookmarks. \usepackage[hidelinks, bookmarks]{hyperref} I am getting unnecessary ...
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in my thesi this is the result, why? [duplicate]

\documentclass[10pt,% % corpo del font principale a4paper,% % carta A4 twoside,openright,% % fronte-retro % ...
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! Missing number, treated as zero error beamer

I'm working on my thesis' presentation with Beamer but I am facing the same problem which I did not know the reason everytime i compile this "! Missing number, treated as zero" everytime shows up in ...
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Error with chemstyle when convert eps to pdf through TEX root - hyperref problem

I'm working on my thesis using chemstyle. The numbering and the scheme work fine in memoir class when epstopdf package is not use. Here's the code that is working. \documentclass{memoir} ...
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Choose page for figure

I'm writing a thesis and have a few full-page figures that I've stuffed in the appendix while I write. I'm getting close to finishing and need to get them into the relevant chapter. TeX places ...
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How to produce documents accepted for archival by http://facile.cines.fr/ with pdflatex

For long-term archival, the PAC system of CINES requires specific conditions for PDF files. This is required for french Ph.D thesis in particular. The document must pass the online validation at ...
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What are the “best practices” when writing a thesis in Latex? [duplicate]

I am starting to write my master thesis in latex. So far I have only written article-like texts, so this is my first big document. I would like to start with some good general good practices. ...
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Split thesis chapters into separate files for compilation speed

I am writing a thesis using a template similar to this template. The main file (dissertation.tex) uses \include{} to include each chapter. I have a large chapter (over 60 pages with 70 images) that ...
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Report template for thesis [closed]

I am writing my thesis using the report template. I want to start counting the pages from the first chapter and leave all the presentation pages with no page numbering. I also need to reduce the ...
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How do I remove the word “chapter” from chapter titles in documentclass/style {Thesis} [duplicate]

I would like to have the chapter number at chapter title on the same line, so instead of: "chapter 1 chapter name" I would like "1 Chapter name" or "1. chapter name" i'm using ...
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Best workflows or tools to generate an html web page from a complex latex document like thesis

I'm really interested to publish my thesis on a website HTML + CSS (when it's done) augmented with tools to annotate it, like the philoweb initative (see here, and here). I know the universal ...
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How to make a chapter heading like this in latex [duplicate]

How can I make a chapter heading like this in latex?
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Kile takes a long time to run PDFLaTeX for my thesis

It takes ~15-30 seconds to run PDFLaTeX for my PhD thesis. This is killing my productivity. Each included chapter is called, e.g., \include{theory}, and the relevant .tex file starts with the ...
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how can I create a chapter heading like this?

Hi I want to format my chapter of my thesis as shown in the figure. How can I do it? Can you suggest me some fancy latex templates for a phd thesis?
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Thesis formatting according to given conditions

I want to set these properties in my thesis. Chapter heading :All Capital—14 Font size, Bold Section heading:Title case-12 Font size, Bold Sub-section heading :Sentence case-12 Font size, Bold ...
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UNAM thesis title page (portada tesis UNAM)

I am trying to write latex code to generate a title page for a UNAM's thesis, which has an unusual graphic design. It's hard to define the position of each element and get the desired result. It will ...
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Problem with URLs in bibtex file when using new Thesis class/template [closed]

I am using a thesis template for my thesis write up using Lyx interface. For my bibliography, I use JabRef manager to produce .bib file. It works fine except for the entries which have URL values, ...
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Thesis preface section: “Contribution of Authors”

Hi I would like to insert a new page in the preface of my thesis. The new page title should be "Contribution of Authors". I could not find any solution to it. The closest thing I found was to use ...
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Section author to be shown in footer

For my diploma thesis I need to write the author of each text section in the footer, to make visible who wrote that exact part. In comparison to Microsoft Word (I hate to do that u.u) you can enter ...
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Remove chapter number from \backmatter

In my thesis, I have defined some backmatter. When, I do this, the backmatter (e.g. summary) takes the chapter number from previous chapter. I do not want any chapter number in the header. But I want ...
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modifying princeton university thesis on sharelatex

I want to use a customized synthesis thesis model shown in the following URL: https://www.sharelatex.com/project/54ee3db1c592c06f6238e3a2 From this I would like to eliminate the copyright page, the ...
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How to properly include long chapter titles into headings?

I am writing a PhD thesis which contains a long chapter title: On the edge of universality of sequential P systems When I use standard headings pagestyle, then the title in the heading overflows ...