José Figueroa-O'Farrill

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I am a mathematical physicist at the Maxwell Institute for Mathematical Sciences and the School of Mathematics of The University of Edinburgh, in sunny Scotland. I am a founding member of the Edinburgh Mathematical Physics Group and regular contributor to its blog.


Nov
3
comment Square root sign has dotted line (PGF/TikZ + XeLaTeX). Is this a bug? Is there a workaround?
Indeed! That works! (But this is surely not the intended behaviour, right?)
Nov
3
asked Square root sign has dotted line (PGF/TikZ + XeLaTeX). Is this a bug? Is there a workaround?
Oct
29
awarded  Popular Question
Jul
26
awarded  Yearling
Jun
9
awarded  Popular Question
May
30
awarded  Good Question
May
8
awarded  Nice Answer
Mar
15
accepted “Undefined control sequence” error with fontspec
Mar
15
comment “Undefined control sequence” error with fontspec
Excellent! Many thanks! This solves my problem.
Mar
15
revised “Undefined control sequence” error with fontspec
added 2979 characters in body
Mar
15
asked “Undefined control sequence” error with fontspec
Mar
5
awarded  Popular Question
Feb
27
awarded  Nice Answer
Dec
17
awarded  Notable Question
Jul
26
awarded  Yearling
May
29
awarded  Nice Answer
Mar
27
awarded  Nice Answer
Mar
12
accepted `\pounds` misbehaving with the `eulervm` package even in T1 encoding
Mar
11
comment `\pounds` misbehaving with the `eulervm` package even in T1 encoding
Ah, I didn't know -- thanks!
Mar
11
comment `\pounds` misbehaving with the `eulervm` package even in T1 encoding
One question: why do you recommend utf8 instead of utf8x? I must admit I forgot why I made that choice when I thought about that problem.