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PhD Candidate in Materials Science and Engineering at Northwestern University.

My gravatar is a micrograph of the teeth on the working end of the radula of an Eastern Beaded Chiton, a marine mollusk, and the subject of my PhD research.


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comment How to randomly extract some pages of a PDF file, sort their pages, and finally bundle them into a new PDF?
You could use pdftk pdflabs.com/tools/pdftk-the-pdf-toolkit
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comment Controlling space after heading when doublespaced
and to add to the pain you must work as hard as possible to replicate the look of a typewriter for the titlepage.
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comment Controlling space after heading when doublespaced
@egreg its for a PhD thesis and the school requires that your main text be double spaced while any acknowledgements and references are single spaced. If it was up to me I would get rid of all the ugly double spaced text.
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