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Questions tagged [nomenclature]

{nomenclature} is for questions related to a cross-referenced list of mathematical symbols and abbreviations.

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Nomenclature in Texshop

I have been trying to add Nomenclature to my thesis. I have found that I have to create a Nomenclature.engine and run it so that it would show up in the final file. This file, as per many answers on ...
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help with nomenclature groups and ifthenelse

I am grouping my nomenclature symbols. I'm using the answer from this post: How to make section in Nomenclature? The syntax I've used is this: \renewcommand{\nomgroup}[1]{% \ifthenelse{\equal{#1}...
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Increase space between groups with package nomencl & etoolbox

I am writing a document and I need to have a table of notations. I wanted to reduce its size while keeping a good space between the different groups. I understood that: I can use \setlength{\...
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Printing only one group with nomencl

I need to print only one group of my nomeclature list per page in my document. My code is: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{nomencl} \makenomenclature \renewcommand{\nomname}{Nomeclature Title} \...
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changing name of “nomenclature” not working in lyx

why could it be that the suggested command won't work in Lyx? I am using the "Book (standard) class". Thank you, everyone! \renewcommand\nomname{New Name for Nomenclature} edit: I have to enter the ...
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Order of appearance in nomenclature [duplicate]

In fact I want to have a two columns nomenclature in order, but when I write them in order in the result they are not in the order, I have already read the nomencl package : sort by order of ...
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Nomenclature sorting problem: it starts sorting again in a new page

I have the nomenclature sorted in an alphabetical order, but it starts over on the next page. See attached picture. Does anyone know how I can make so it doesn't start over when after a page shift? ...
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Making nomenclature span over two columns [duplicate]

I have a long list of variable dimensions which I want to stack in two columns over the page, how can I do this? This is my code: \newpage \mbox{} \nomenclature{$\rho$}{$ML^-3$} \nomenclature{$u$}{$...
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Aligning definitions for acronyms/abbreviations

I am currently doing a "Nomenclature" type list in my thesis (attached image). I am using a template provided by the university for this particular section: \usepackage{usnomencl} : \chapter{...
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Norm Symbol in Nomenclature not showing

When I have symbols like $\|\|$ in a nomenclature entry, then the entry doesn't show. Using this minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \...
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Starting a nomenclatur group on a new page using nomencl

I have two nomenclature groups. Is it possible to force one to start on a new page? I've also reduced the line spacing, but it'd be nice if I could keep the spaceing between the group name and the ...
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Change “List of symbols” to “List of Symbols”

I'd just like to change "List of symbols" to "List of Symbols" in my thesis. How to do this? I'm using these lines of code: \input{inc/nomenclature} \markboth{\nomname}{\nomname} \renewcommand{...
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How to make only a list of abbreviations?

I am using How to create both list of abbreviations and list of nomenclature using nomencl package? to create a list of abbreviations. The code is below: \usepackage{nomencl} \usepackage{etoolbox} \...
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nomenclature and \verb|text|

I tried different solutions but without result I have configured arara on texstudio to be able to use the nomenclature package. \usepackage[refpage,intoc,italian]{nomencl} \makenomenclature \...
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How could I create content page in share latex

I want to write down a latex document using share latex. Document looks like that Content List of Figure pageNo List of Table pageNo List of Algorithms ...
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Nomenclature and Index does not show up in a standard thesis template

Well, hello folks, I am writing a thesis in a specific latex template that my department created. I simply imported the zip file of the template into an overleaf project, and compiled. However the ...
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Nomenclature groups in different pages

I wish I could have the groups inside nomenclature in different pages each and their titles centered. So far I tried the following MWE: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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Nomenclature Having Two or More descriptions and Units for a symbol

I am using the following nomenclature setup With the following code \usepackage{siunitx} \sisetup{% inter-unit-product=\ensuremath{{}\cdot{}}, per-mode=symbol } \usepackage{nomencl} \...
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LyX: Line spacing in nomenclature

how can I change the line spacing in the nomenclature?
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Need help with using glossaries-extra package (Texpad, MacOS)

I am trying to work on a thesis following a template from my university, and I am having trouble making a 'Nomenclature' and 'Symbols' list. I am able to successfully make a 'Glossary' and '...
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LyX: How to make lowered letters for nomenclature?

I want to have a lowered letters for my nomenclature. This is my LyX-Passage: But it looks like this when I print the Pdf: How can do this?
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Ordered symbols list with units

I would like to create a symbols list using \makeglossaries, but, it has to be ordered and the symbols must have their respective units too. On the quest for a solution to my issue I came across two ...
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Special characters you should be careful when using in nomenclature [duplicate]

I'm struggling to write |.| in nomenclature in LaTeX. It works for the first item in the nomenclature, but not working for the second item in the following: \documentclass[10pt,journal]{IEEEtran} \...
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How to add and change nomenclature entries with subheading like: symbol, description and unit?

I adapted the nomenclature from this post here: How to achieve nomenclature entries like: symbol, Description, Dimension and unit, etc? but I had diffulties to adapt it for my own purpose. This is ...
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Nomenclature list not getting updated

I am using \usepackage{nomencl} to define a list of symbols... For example \nomenclature[B]{$\varepsilon$}{Permittivity \nomunit{$Farads/cm$}} \nomenclature[B]{$a$}{Lattice constant\nomunit{$\AA$}} ...
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Using \! for spacing in nomenclature

I have a symbol in my nomenclature that needs a negative thinspace command \! in the subscript. But whenever I try to do that in the nomenclature, it fails to compile. The error I get is: Missing $ ...
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How to add nomenclature automatically as like list of figures and table of contents?

I am using the below given document class. help would be appreciated :) \documentclass[\classfontsize,\papersize,twoside,showtrims,extrafontsizes]{memoir}
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nomenclature: only some shown in the text

I am using TexStudio. I use the following command to compile the code: pdflatex main.tex && makeglossaries main.glo && pdflatex main.tex && bibtex main && pdflatex ...
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Problem having a Nomenclature with multicolumn categories and label alignments

I'm trying to make a list with nomenclature using the nomencl package. I have been looking for solutions about what I want, but I've not been lucky so far (and I'm not an expert in these matters). I ...
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nomenclature for thesis

Hello everybody I am using these packages in my preamle to print list of abbreviations: \usepackage{nomencl} \makenomenclature and \printnomenclature where to print it. and inside the document I ...
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No output while using Nomenclature

When I tried to write a sample 'nomenclature' page , I get no output text and I get just a blank page with a page number. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{nomencl} \...
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Automatic parameter definitions under equations

For my bachelor thesis, I am using a lot of equations in my document. I would like to use a list of symbols, including units and also add a parameter description under equations. I want to be ...
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Using Sharelatex for nomeclature is not working

Trying to get a list of nomenclature together for my bachelor but it's not working. I have a main file and everything in seperate files(not sure how good of an explanation this is, not very good at ...
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How change order of groups in nomenclature?

This example will print the groups: Physics Constants, Number Sets, Other Symbols. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{nomencl} \makenomenclature %%...
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Vertical alignment in nomenclature (with inserted images) + change indent for part of the list

I have a problem with nomenclature. I use both inserted images and text in the list of nomenclature, so the resulting list look awful. (See below) I want at least to align VERTICALLY the nomenclature ...
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How to add List of Abbreviations to Table of contents with a specific group outline

How can I add my List of Abbreviations and nomenclature to the table of contents with the following code? I tried \addcontentsline{toc}{?}{?} but do not know what I should write in last two brackets. ...
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How can I create different Nomenclature lists for each chapter?

I am writing my PhD Thesis, which has several chapters. I want to create different nomenclatures for each chapter like this: Chapter 3 Nomenclature of Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Nomenclature of Chapter 4 ......
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List of abbreviations when abbreviations are in a separate folder

I have looked a several sources to answer this question, including textblog, latex.org and sharelatex. I have copied the code and although I do not get any errors I do not get a list of abbreviations ...
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List of symbols and units under an equation

I have many equations in my report and want to add a list (like the one shown below) below all of my equations (not a separate nomenclature list at the end). Kind of like a mini-nomenclature. Also ...
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Nomenclature with different groups for IEEE Transactions

I want to create a Nomenclature for IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy with different groups, such as: Indices, Parameters, Sets and Variables. I have seen that there is a line break between each ...
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Nomenclature not working

Trying to print my nomenclature in my document. I am not sure where to put the \makenomenclature and \printnomenclature command. Tried several things, but they are not working. The question is: where ...
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problem with elsarticle and nomenclature

hello please i try the nomenclature with elsarticle but it doesn't work. Could help please. Thank you \documentclass{elsarticle} \usepackage{framed} % Framing content \usepackage{multicol} % Multiple ...
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Make nomenclature in {longtable} comply with {geometry}?

During the writing of my thesis, I found that the long lines within the Nomenclature, created by longtable, always exceed the length limit of geometry in the preamble. Could you suggest me how to ...
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Make nomenclature as a subsection of a chapter

I am writing my Phd Thesis. For a chapter, I want as a first section the introduction and as a second the Nomenclature. When I use the \printnomenclature, there are two clear pages skipped before ...
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List of symbols and abbreviations separately

I needed to get list of symbols and abbreviations for my thesis, by following the MWE which I have got from How to create both list of abbreviations and list of nomenclature using nomencl package? I ...
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Remove Space Above Nomenclature Title in Article Class

I am using article document class and I am making all my section titles appearing centred at top of page. I am making a separate page for the nomenclature using \usepackage{nomencl} and everything is ...
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Nomenclature indentation

I am writing an article and I need to use a predefined class. The nomenclature is coded as an environment like this: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \newbox\tempbox \newenvironment{nomenclature}{% \...
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How to split Nomenclature into symbols, greek, and subscript groups, but retain alphabetical groups of Abbreviations and Glossary

I have a document with Abbreviations, Nomenclature, and Glossary sections. Some nomenclature entries also add glossary terms. I'd like to split my Nomenclature groupings into something like Symbols, ...
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Nomenclature problem displaying blank lines

I want to use nomenclature but once I type the nomenclatures it doesn't appears in the document I got only a blank square where normally should be my nomenclatures \documentclass[review]{elsarticle} ...
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Misplaced alignment tab character &

Get that error when i use \listofnomenclature{ll} it is defined as so in the Thesis.cls file } \newcommand\listnomenclature{Symbols} \usepackage{longtable} \newcommand\listofnomenclature[2]{ \...