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{journal-publishing} concerns questions on submitting and revising (La)TeX based articles submitted to scientific journals.

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Resolve Class revtex4-2 Error: The cite package cannot be used with revtex4-2 error

My MWE called texfile.tex is: % Paper template \documentclass[reprint,aps,amsmath,amssymb,amsfonts]{revtex4-2} %%% External packages \usepackage{graphicx,bm,xspace,dcolumn,mcite} %%% Document ...
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\mathsf{} creates a black square in SIAM's latex template

\mathsf{} creates a black square in SIAM's latex template see code below. (replace contents of ex_article.tex file with text below leave other SIAM files alone) I've narrowed it down to this only ...
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RevTex template downloaded from Overleaf won't compile

I am writing a journal article for submission to Review of Scientific Instruments (AIP Publishing). Their officially supported method of writing in LaTeX is using Overleaf. I was going to be away from ...
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LaTex template for Bentham Science journal (Protein & Peptide Letters)

does anyone have a LaTex template for Protein and Peptide Letter from Bentham Science? They only have doc file at the moment but they accept LaTex submission. Would really appreciate if someone shares ...
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How to include Sensor logo in MDPI LaTeX template?

I used the MDPI Latex package from https://www.mdpi.com/authors/latex, once I open it in Overleaf I can't see the sensor logo there ( top left side ). Is there any way to include that in Overleaf ? ...
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xparse package safe for journal submissions?

Tldr: I'm using xparse to define commands with optional parameters. I would like to use these new commands in submissions to journals (think of Elsevier or Springer etc journals). Before doing so I ...
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`.bib` file being ignored in SAGE

Question This might be too specific, but I've been trying for hours so I'm just going to try my luck: I'm trying to make a submission to SAGE however their compiler seems to be unable to recognize the ...
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Journal submission: .ins produces .cls?

As someone who only uses Overleaf I am running into some trouble with journal submission I am working on. Apparently, I need to convert a .ins file provided in the zip folder with submission material ...
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BMC Journal template only showing first author, editor requires all

I recently submitted my first paper to BMC Bioinformatics journal and had formatted everything according to their author guidelines, using their own template (Overleaf, Their own page). Then, my ...
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Errors after compiling my code in ScholarOne submission platform (File will not display in proof)

My code works super good in Overleaf and TexMaker without any problems. I tried to submit it to a journal that uses the ScholarOne platform, and I am facing this error "File will not display in ...
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Is there a way to expand acronyms and glossary terms in the LaTeX source using the glossaries package?

I am using the glossaries package to print acronyms and some terms in a LaTeX manuscript. The problem is that the publisher is having trouble with those entries. It is a little difficult to get ...
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How can Bib(La)TeX usage be refactored for compatibility with ScholarOne's manuscript submission system

I was recently asked how I had previously refactored my LaTeX code, to allow the ScholarOne manuscript submission system to properly accept conventional Bib(La)TeX usage. I briefly outline the main ...
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Create 1-TeX-file version of PythonTeX document

I use PythonTeX for a number of my articles, yet a number of journals request a single .tex file which they can compile with what I assume is just texlive and a bunch of packages. The problem being ...
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LaTeX Error: \begin{paracol}

I've downloaded the latex template of MDPI and I am able to work with the LaTeX template. % LaTeX support: latex@mdpi.com % For support, please attach all files needed for compiling as well as the ...
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Author affiliation and corresponding author for Springer journal [closed]

I want to indicate the corresponding author in my manuscript planned to submit to a Springer journal (J. Signal Processing System), but I couldn't find any hints in the user manual. Ideally, it should ...
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The LaTex file seems to be coded

I have prepared a manuscript using the Overleaf platform for a Springer journal. There were no errors but I got feedback from the publishers that say, "The LaTex file seems to be coded. Please ...
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Unable to add author's affiliation in a scientific journal with specific latex class

Good afternoon ! I'm trying to add the author's affiliation to my article ( according to the journal template ) . However , all of my tries had failed : \documentclass[times]{iapress} \usepackage{...
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Table names don't conform to the IEEEtran format for table caption

My table captions don't conform to IEEE journal format. I wrote the below code: \documentclass[10pt,journal]{IEEEtran} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{amssymb} \...
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sty file is already included but the error message showed that is not found. why? [closed]

! LaTeX Error: File `ecrc.sty' not found. Type X to quit or <RETURN> to proceed, or enter new name. (Default extension: sty) Enter file name: ! Emergency stop. <read *> l.7 ^^M *** (cannot ...
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Elsevier submission, [closed]

What are non-critical packages during elsevier submission? I was submitting the revised version to MMT journal but experiencing difficulties to build the pdf. Anyone experienced the same as the ...
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Override page numbering in any existing stylesheet

tl;dr: Is there a way to forcibly override the page number settings of any existing style sheet? I frequently find myself in the following situation: I am writing a report or paper of some kind using ...
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Information Processing Letters template [closed]

So there are two templates posted here https://www.elsevier.com/journals/ifac-papersonline/2405-8963/guide-for-authors and I'm not sure which gets used. Also the ifacconf.cls does not seem to ...
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How can I have 2 abstracts in 2 different languages? [duplicate]

I'm using a template I found on overleaf to make journal-like papers. The given format only has one abstract, but now I'm required to present two abstracts, one in Spanish and one in English. How can ...
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Article problem for rsl.cls

I want to submit an article for Review of Symbolic Logic, and have problems with a failure of pagebreak on the first to second page as illustrated in the following pdf-file Opostow - notice the bold ...
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LaTeX template for Nature Medicine

I've googled around a lot with, but I got no success. I hope I can find here some help. Is there someone that can share a link to download a LaTeX template for the online journal Nature Medicine?
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Latex compilation error submitting to Bioinformatics journal

I'm trying to submit a paper to the Bioinformatics journal that uses manuscriptcentral. The problem resides in their logo, OUP_First_SBk_Bot_8401.eps. I uploaded it with all the possible designations, ...
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Fixing formatting of table (confidence interval) for Elsevier submission

I have a table that I've created using multicolumn and multirow. This table is for a manuscript I've submitted to Elsevier. Previously I was using the siunitx package to add some formatting; however, ...
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Latex Template for Journal of Neural Engineering

Does anyone know how I can find a latex template for the Journal of Neural Engineering? I could not find any neither on their website nor by searching on google. Thanks
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Citation numbering figures and tables after main text

I am preparing a manuscript for submission to nature communications. Their formatting instructions are found here: https://www.nature.com/ncomms/submit/how-to-submit In particular, in the sections ...
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Why do title and author appear more than once?

I'm writing a math paper that begins \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage{geometry} \geometry{letterpaper} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{amssymb} \begin{document} \title{Title of Paper} \...
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need help with subject class

I'm writing a math paper and I have a sample "Journal.tex" that I found online but one function is giving me trouble. In pages about how-to, it seems I need a Mathematics Subject Classification. I ...
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IEEE one column template authors information

I am writing an article for a IEEE type magazine. I am using a one-column format, but I have problems putting the author's names and their data (university, department, e-mail, etc). I would like to ...
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Do APS journals allow PGF figures?

I'm generating .pgf files using matplotlib, so they look neat in manuscripts compiled with pdflatex. I have them in separate files, and use via \input{} inside figure environments, in the main .tex ...
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How do I create a 3x3 matrix of Images with a letter at the beginning of each line?

While getting back into Latex for my Master thesis, I have a repetitive pattern of microscopy images that need to be arranged in 3 lines (with designated sample "names") and 3 columns, which I thought ...
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What are the coloured rectangles in research papers?

I was redirected here from academia.se. I saw these red, green and blue rectangles in some research papers and wondered: 1. What their purpose is? 2. Does including them in the paper signify higher ...
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What exactly is a non-standard package?

According to Nature's submission guidelines: To submit a TeX/LaTeX file, please use any of the standard class files such as article.cls, revtex.cls or amsart.cls. All textual material should be ...
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Missing file birkjour.sty

I am trying to submit a paper to Milan Journal of Mathematics. It is requested to use the class birkjour. A .zip with the class is given on the home page of the journal (https://www.springer.com/...
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Dealing with strict rules for paper submission using LaTeX

My dear LaTeX users, I'm quite new to Latex and as PhD student in Chemistry at want to prepare all my manuscripts in LaTeX even though my groups is not a big LaTeX user (I'm tired of Word). ...
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Adapting a document to tglat2e style and its conflicts with amsthm and caption

I am trying to adapt my document to the tglat2e-style of this journal. Please take a look at this MWE: \documentclass{tglat2e} \let\proof\relax \let\endproof\relax %This trick is due to David ...
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Using svjour3 and spbasic, is it possible to move the year to the end of a reference?

I am writing a paper for submission to a springer journal that specifies the use of documentclass svjour3. The only bibliographystyle in the springer template for Harvard referencing is spbasic. The ...
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`svjour3` `\vec` redefinition

I am having issues with svjour3 the document is below. When I try to compile, I keep getting (and probably plenty more will come): /usr/local/texlive/2018/texmf-dist/tex/latex/base/fontenc.sty|105 ...
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biblatex+biber: issue={4es} or number={4es}?

Let's assume we want to cite the article https://doi.org/10.1145/242224.242385 Our LaTeX document contains \usepackage[backend=biber,style=numeric-comp,sortcites=true,maxbibnames=99,useprefix=true,...
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Using table of contents in without article.cls

I'm using the ametsoc.cls which is available from this website. This .cls does not call article.cls. I would like to display a table of contents. As far as I can tell, ametsoc.cls does not provide ...
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How to choose a Journal name in MDPI LaTeX template?

At first, I want to clarify that this question is not related to the bibliography or references. I've downloaded the latex template of MDPI. I am able to work with the LaTeX template and my ...
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glossaries-extra.sty

I am trying to upload a manuscript to a journal system (manuscriptcentral.com) that requires me to upload separately the main.tex and all its dependencies. Their system compiles the files into a PDF. ...
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LaTeX journal article not compiling

Case: I've prepared an article for a journal using a template on Overleaf. It compiles fine on Overleaf, looks great, and is ready for submission. I pulled off the zip file, followed their upload ...
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How to use cleveref without modifying journal's document class?

I'm submitting to a journal (EJP) that requires the use of their document class for submission. I've already made my whole document using the cleveref package and would like to not go through manually ...
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Problem with reference including an "et al." with BibTeX bibliographystyle bibstyle

I am writing a paper for Springer and I get some kind of weird reference using BibTeX. Here it an example : \documentclass[smallcondensed]{svjour3} \usepackage{filecontents} \usepackage{cite} \begin{...
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How to place figures in Springer latex template?

I am preparing my manuscript for a Springer journal. I would like to place my figures as shown in the following: My codes: %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% file template.tex %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% % % ...
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How to print all cited references from a LaTeX file into a text file?

The journal which I am submitting a paper to requires a list of references to be given separately (along with that in the manuscript PDF). The constraints are that each reference should be given in ...
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