Questions tagged [superscripts]

{superscripts} are smaller characters appearing set slightly above the normal line.

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Need to use \pmb for bold math fonts

I need to submit my LaTeX source files to an IEEE journal. My paper contains bold math font, for which I used \bm{...} as recommended by most LaTeX users. Apparently, the journal does not use \bm but ...
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Why no metrics for left subscripts and superscripts?

The math typesetting system in TeX aims at perfect spacing between symbols, hence has metrics describing the correct position of (right) subscripts and superscripts for each math symbol (as far as I ...
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The affiliation and footnote superscripts overlap in the authblk package

I'm using the authblk package with the following code: \documentclass{sig-alternate} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{authblk} \begin{document} \title{The Title} \author[1]{Alice} \author[2]...
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How does `unicode-math` correct super-/sub-script positioning?

From my understanding, unicode-math primarily relies on the data in the OpenType MATH table to properly typeset each font. However, in most of the OpenType fonts I have examined (including the ones ...
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How can i use subscripts and units with fractional powers in siunitx?

I have the following simple document \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage{siunitx} \begin{document} \si{\metre_{1}\tothe{1/2}} \bigskip % \si{\metre_{1}\tothe{-\frac{1}{2}}} \...
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realscripts/fontspec update vs. some Opentype fonts

I have a file that was running smoothly a few weeks ago and is now stopping with the message: Argument of \__fontspec_strip_leading_sign:Nw has an extra } Using most system fonts, or Amiri, ...
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Non-intrusive super/subscripts using slanted Greek with tensor?

I was quite happy with how the tensor package is able to typeset beautiful tensor expressions … until I decided to use the ISO convention for my Christoffel symbols. \documentclass{...
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Is there any way to strike superscripted references properly with latexdiff?

I am using latexdiff to keep track of changes in my LaTeX documents. Superscripted references are striked on the same level as normal text, making them appear underlined. I want to get rid of this ...
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Missing chemical sub- and super-scripts in html file compiled with htlatex

Current problem is typesetting with the chemical packages. As would be expected, the PDF is produced without any problems but distinct issues arise with the html production using tex4ht. The HTML ...
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! Missing { inserted. Lost on where it's missing

Console reads: ! Missing { inserted. <to be read again> \@@overline l.136 \(\mu_\overline{x} =\mu\) This is what I have: $\mu_\overline{x}=\mu$ ...
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Kerning of superscripted recto, verso and full stop/comma in biblatex-dw

I've created three commands for biblatex-dw to typeset \recto \verso and \rectoverso references. If one of these commands is followed by a full stop or comma the horizontal spacing between the ...
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Left sub/superscript in exponents

I have a small problem with left sub- and superscripts. In my work, I have two regularly occurring indices, that should be distinct from one another. As I have to use exponents of some of these ...
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font size of sub- and superscripts

I got a problem with the font size of my sub- and superscripts. In my opinion, they are a bit too big and look quite unproportional. Is there a way to decrease the font size of sub- and superscripts? ...
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How to type exponents in Latexian

I'm trying to type X to the power Y as X^{Y} in Latexian but it does not work. Latexian does not seem to understand the SHIFT + 6 Stroke. Are there any other key combination that will produce the ...
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How to type bow like upper script? (like a hat but curve and upside down)

That thing ^^^. It's similar to the $\bar{q}$ notation but I have no idea how to even search that symbol.
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Handling superscripts and subscripts between BibTeX, MS Word, and Mendeley

I've got a bunch of saved references in my Mendeley library that have superscripts and subscripts in them. I'd like to be able to export citations from my Mendeley library to both MS Word (via the ...
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How to use dash(-) or dot(.) after footnote numbers in para feature with “manyfoot” package?

I want to show footnotes like the below instead of making them superscript: 1- Or 1. How should I do that? \usepackage[para]{manyfoot} \DeclareNewFootnote[para]{A}[roman]
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Typesetting superscripts and subscripts with system fonts in Xelatex

My document is required to be typeset in a font called DINPro. I need to use both subscripts and superscripts within the text. I would like to use \textsubscript and \textsuperscript, howerver \...
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Can't simultaneously have superscripted footnotes in text and footnote counter not cycling back to 1 with each chapter

I want my footnotes superscripted in the text and numbered continuously in the text of my book from 1 to n, without restarting at 1 with each chapter. In the MWE below, if I comment out the \chngcntr ...
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How to cite with superscript (and use et al.) in usepackage{scicite}

I tried to fix this myself but i`m not so very much LaTex experienced yet and i cant figure it out. I use documentclass{Article} and userpackage{scicite} So for citatations and library i I`m using ...
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How to get row height in tabular?

I want to calculate row height that I could change tabular vertical rule. Everything is fine if I don't use superscript. But with superscript I don't get correct height of vertical line (\vline). ...