title = {Gain-Scheduling},
    publisher = {Prentice Hall, Inc.},
    year = {2002},
    author = {Khalil, H. K},
    booktitle = {Nonlinear Systems},

%The title of the book is Nonlinear Systems and the chapter title is Gain-Scheduling. It look like this in sharelatex:

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    You should likely use the @inbook entry type. – David Purton Jun 15 at 14:09
  • You should either use @inbook or @incollection depending on whether the book is an edited book with chapters by different authors or not. See Bad bibtex entries using InBook for some more detailed explanation. – Alan Munn Jun 15 at 15:39
  • @DavidPurton Do you want to type up a quick answer here, or do we close this as a duplicate of the question linked by Alan? – moewe Jun 18 at 18:29

To cite a chapter within a book, you should use the inbook entry type.


  author = {Khalil, Hassan K.},
  title = {Gain-Scheduling},
  booktitle = {Nonlinear Systems},
  publisher = {Prentice Hall, Inc.\isdot},
  date = {2002}

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