I need to change the title of a section of my thesis (book), so that it shows nDCT instead of enter image description here

What is the best way to do it? I tried using both \texorpdfstring{\MakeLowercase{n}DCT}{nDCT} and \MakeLowercase{n}DCT but none worked.

Here is a minimal working example:





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    Why is everything uppercased in the first place? Please show us a minimal working example. – Johannes_B May 29 '16 at 12:54
  • I just added it in the question – albus_c May 29 '16 at 13:02
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    It is not uppercase, it is in small caps, as you declared; do \texorpdfstring{\textnormal{n}DCT}{nDCT} – egreg May 29 '16 at 13:06
  • That works wonderfully – albus_c May 29 '16 at 13:11

You have declared \scshape and so the n is typeset in the small caps font.

For this particular case, do


or, maybe,


and you'll be OK.

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