{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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Problem with Table of Contents and Chapter on Introduction

I am currently writing my final master thesis in tex. I am stuck up in the following place. Firstly I have a chapter called Introduction which is not numbered. In the table of contents page, the ...
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Table of contents and references not aligning to margin

For my dissertation I have to alter the margins (to allow for binding) which I have successfully done using the geometry package. My problem is that my ToC and references have not moved. What I have ...
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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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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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Exporting article figures to beamer

Is there some way to export or build a beamer presentation from only the figures from an article/book/thesis? I would like to build a pdf set of slides from all the figures in my thesis, including ...
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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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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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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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LaTeX: Top margin for References heading in PhD thesis

I have a layout issue with my PhD thesis. I need to have a 2 inche top margin for the References heading, but the rest of the pages of the references section should have a 1 inch top margin. The ...
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Abstract, Acknowledgment in arabic number not in Roman ones

I am using the following shell for my PhD thesis and I have been asked to include abstract, acknowledgments and contents in arabic number but I am not sure where I can change the counter, the abstract ...
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conflict between \documentclass[]{thesis} and \newgeometry

I use the class \documentclass[chap,12pt]{thesis} in my redaction. I call the \newgeometry command when I want to widen the margin of a page locally (case of a great figure, for example); it doesn't ...
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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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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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manage chapters from separate files

This question is for writing a book/thesis, where chapters are saved in different .tex files. Currently, I use packages standalone and import. In the main TeX file, I use \import to fetch the ...