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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.


Jan
21
comment Vertical alignment of align* in enumerate
Looks good but I'd like to avoid the random -2.2em constant because it may vary with different fonts, etc. Any reason you chose that besides trial and error?
Jan
21
comment Vertical alignment of align* in enumerate
Right, sorry. Just goes to show why I shouldn't type without thinking.
Jan
21
comment Align number from enumerate with equation
This actually turned out not to work as well as I thought it did; see tex.stackexchange.com/questions/9394/….
Jan
21
asked Vertical alignment of align* in enumerate
Jan
20
accepted Align number from enumerate with equation
Jan
20
comment Align number from enumerate with equation
This actually works perfectly if you take out the \vspace to leave just \parbox{\linewidth}{\[ ... \]}. (I'm not sure why).
Jan
20
comment Align number from enumerate with equation
I want a displayed equation that needs to be centered; using text-mode math doesn't actually help me.
Jan
20
asked Align number from enumerate with equation
Jan
9
awarded  Citizen Patrol
Jan
8
awarded  Nice Answer
Jan
7
answered How do you center equations?
Jan
1
comment Avoiding placing `,\,` everywhere in mathmode
@Joseph: I was actually talking about the spacing in the vector. I do realize that for a, b, c, the way Hendrik suggested is correct.
Dec
31
accepted Change the background color of a frame in Beamer
Dec
31
comment Change the background color of a frame in Beamer
Thanks, works great!
Dec
31
comment Avoiding placing `,\,` everywhere in mathmode
Right. There is some space after a comma in math mode, even if it's not how much you wanted.
Dec
31
comment Two matrices side by side
Sorry, I should've posted this myself as an answer earlier.
Dec
31
accepted Two matrices side by side
Dec
31
asked Change the background color of a frame in Beamer
Dec
9
awarded  Precognitive
Dec
8
comment Math symbols not showing while using fontspec
I don't have enough rep to edit, but here's a trimmed version: i.imgur.com/gG1se.png.