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I'm a software developer originally from Boulder, CO, currently working at Khan Academy in Mountain View, CA. In my spare time, I contribute to React, make music, and cook.


Mar
28
comment Using Sublime Text 2 for LaTeX
I've used the package, but only on OS X, sorry.
Mar
20
answered How to write maths without italics
Mar
11
comment Asymmetric quoting in LyX
What unacceptable output do you get?
Mar
6
comment How do I find out what fonts are used in a document/picture?
brew install xpdf (or poppler?) on OS X to get pdffonts.
Mar
6
comment \vec{p_{\bar p}} renders strangely
Gotcha, thanks for the explanation (both here and on the other question)!
Mar
6
accepted \vec{p_{\bar p}} renders strangely
Mar
6
comment \vec{p_{\bar p}} renders strangely
(Also not suggesting that this would be the best way to typeset this, but I'm wondering why what I tried breaks.)
Mar
6
comment \vec{p_{\bar p}} renders strangely
Sorry, I guess I wasn't quite clear. That's how I got my second image, but what if I want the \vec arrow to be shifted to the right to be centered over the entire p_p "block"?
Mar
6
asked \vec{p_{\bar p}} renders strangely
Feb
3
revised \mid, | (vertical bar), \vert, \lvert, \rvert, \divides
deleted 21 characters in body
Jan
29
comment Math column in tabular without “array” package
Have to upload a file to a remote server in order to submit it and I'm not allowed to change the preamble. :\
Jan
29
asked Math column in tabular without “array” package
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