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{thesis} sometimes referred to as dissertation – a document written by students as part of their degree fulfillment. Use this tag for questions related to thesis-specific requirements.

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Adjusting the title page in a thesis

I'm writing my MSc thesis and I'm facing some troubles. I have two supervisors. I need to list their names and affiliations side by side as shown in the attached screenshot. How can I achieve this? So ...
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Positioning of figures are automatically changed [duplicate]

Why position of figures are automatically changed and figures moved on to last page
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Which LaTeX software to use transfer my code of thesis from Notepad to LATEX software

I am using Notepad to write my master thesis in code of LaTeX. I was using overleaf but it doesn't allows me to paste the code from Notepad to overleaf. So, which software can I use to paste my code ...
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Georgia Tech thesis template issues with optidef (calc) and subsection

The issues & solutions I encountered 2 challenges with the Georgia Tech thesis template: When using the optidef package (and probably other packages too), there are conflicts with the calc ...
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Custom chapter numbering and format with vertical line

I am currently formatting my thesis and need a specific format for my chapters. I want all my chapters to be in sans serif font, with each chapter beginning with a vertical line followed by the ...
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I want to write a section in arabic in an overleaf template but the rest of the document is written in english

I'm using an overleaf template (https://www.overleaf.com/latex/templates/thesis-template-faculty-of-engineering-ain-shams-university/ykvrxppdjqmz) to write my thesis and I wanted add a section written ...
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I'm writing my thesis and I want to number the figures and tables of a certain section with roman numbers and the rest with numbers

I'm using an overleaf template link (https://www.overleaf.com/latex/templates/thesis-template-faculty-of-engineering-ain-shams-university/ykvrxppdjqmz) to write my thesis and I wanted to number the ...
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Removing the indentation from the chapters in the table of content

While using the following class file, I get an indentation on the chapters in the table of contents. I like to have an indentation on the section names, but not on the chapters. Here's the MWE: \...
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yathesis leadchapter error: ! Undefined control sequence. l.1 \leadchapter

I am using yathesis to write my PhD thesis. I get only one error when compiling on my second computer, and it is this: ! Undefined control sequence. l.1 \leadchapter It only goes away when I remove ...
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Adding a line on the table of content manually using Hebrew numbering in Overleaf file (Latex code)

I have to add to my thesis a line in the table of the content manually of Hebrew abstract with number "א", please see attached figure to understand what I mean, here is my Latex code, I ...
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How to make right alignment when using latex

I am trying to write my thesis in latex but am stuck with this alignment problem. I need only the heading to be written aligned not the content text, I have tried some instructions but it shows me the ...
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I am writing thesis report in twosided format in overleaf I want the certificates, declarations, etc to be specifically in single sided any idea HOW? [duplicate]

How to convert specific pages to onesided in twosided environment. \documentclass[12pt,twoside]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \...
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Citation hyperlink color different based on citation key

I'm writing my PhD thesis and I've managed to include in it both a bibliography and my list of publications using biber and biblatex. I thought it would be interesting to highlight when one of my ...
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page numbers missing when chapters are more than one pages

Page numbers are displayed "only" on the first pages of every Chapter of my thesis, but no page numbers on the subsequent pages. I have used the following preamble: \documentclass[12pt]{...
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How to remove blank pages created before and after a certain pages in thesis writing?

I am writing my PhD thesis in mathematics. I have used the following preamble: \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[centertags]{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{...
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Tables in article do not fit when moving to report (documentclass)

I would like to know if there is an alternative solution to the package \usepackage{pdfpages}. I have three papers written in \documentclass{article}. When I compile each paper individually, there is ...
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Problem defining environments using \newtheorem

I'm writing my thesis and I encountered a problem while trying to use amsthm and particularly trying to define new environments using \newtheorem. \documentclass[12pt]{report} \linespread{1.5} \title{...
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Good practises for writing equation-heavy thesis in LaTeX

I'm starting to write my PhD thesis in LaTeX using the yathesis documentclass for french thesis. I will write lots of equations, with many different symbols and I like the idea of referencing them ...
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How to use Times New Roman, 13 pt with bold section?

I'm working on my univeristy thesis and I've always thought that using latex should be easier for paging, fonts and so on. Actually, my specification are to use Times New Roman font 13 pt, but I can ...
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Glossaries in file with multiple sections [duplicate]

I am working on a thesis document in overleaf using a template because I am at the beginning of my Latex journey. This template works with a thesisstyle.sty file with contains the information on the ...
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Edd./ed. for @book entries

I'm doing my thesis and I've a question: how can I print "ed./edd." only for @book entry and "edited by" for @collection? MWE \documentclass{article} \...
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Thesis with multiple bibliographies

i am working with my thesis in overleaf and am using a template because I am at the beginning of my Latex journey. This template works with a thesisstyle.sty file with contains the information on the ...
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Thesis Acceptance Signature Sheet

I would like to produce a acceptance sheet for my thesis to be signed by the persons involved. I've tried the code provided in some similar questions but those weren't compatible with the desired ...
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How include full page figures on left page with figure legend on right

I'm writing a thesis and most of my figures are already made and referenced in the text. The figures are almost all full pages, and the figure legends are also long. I'm hoping there is an easy way to ...
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How to create Approval Sheet

Our campus expected us to prepare approval sheet like shown in the figure . Here is the code \newpage \section*{Approval Sheet} \addcontentsline{toc}{section}{Approval Sheet} \begin{huge} Wollo ...
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How to switch from onesided document to twosided

I was writing my thesis as a one-sided document, but I want to print it and I want to switch to two-sided document. I added twoside after loadclass but doesn't help. I am not an expert in LaTeX, maybe ...
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Modifying reference style in thesis template

I'm trying to modify the reference style in the Cambridge engineering thesis template to display references in the bibliography in AIP-like style at the request of my supervisor. The default ...
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Problems with the code \include{chapter} [duplicate]

I am preparing my PhD thesis in latex. In the format that I have, I see, more than once, the code \include{chapter#}, where # is the appropriate number. I am guessing it is supposed to "bring ...
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Add hanging indents in list of figure entries in Latex

I am writing my Thesis. However the i am facing a problem while formatting list of Figure. I wanted to know how could I add hanging indents to the Figure Captions So that it is alligned to the first ...
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Is character count with spaces possible in LaTex?

Hi I've really tried to google around on this one, but nothing has worked for me. Anyone who knows, if it is possible to count characteristics with space? Thank you in advance. Best, Maria
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List of tables and figures in the table of content

I need to add the LIST OF FIGURES and LIST OF TABLES to the TABLE OF CONTENT and adjust some specifications according to the requirements needed to write a thesis by the university. I did this \...
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\openright command does not work properly

I am writing my Doctorate thesis in Latex. I am using book class, which by default is twoside and openright. But for the preliminary pages, specifically for page number ii, certificate, it needs to be ...
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Formatting of entries such as "volume" "year" etc for References using BibTex

I hope this is not a duplicate, I've tried looking for related threads but didn't find any that answer my question. I'm currently writing my thesis using Texifier (MacOS) and I do all my references ...
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Adding supervisor into MastersDoctoralThesis

I would like to add a second supervisor to my phd thesis. I'm using the Masters Doctoral Thesis template from: https://www.overleaf.com/latex/templates/template-for-a-masters-slash-doctoral-thesis/...
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How to add supervisor name and university logo in the front page of thesis?

I have written my PhD thesis. But I am confused about the \documentclass[..]{style}, especially the front page of the thesis. I ma trying with the following templates: \documentclass[oneside]{scrbook} ...
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Introduction does not appear in the Contents page (thesis)

I am currently using the following template to write a thesis: https://www.overleaf.com/latex/templates/iit-bombay-unofficial-latex-ph-dot-d-thesis-template/fybkvhqjqqsf . I want to add an ...
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How to add a research paper (class) to a thesis (class) in one OverLeaf file [duplicate]

I have a thesis class that has the following tex file as a main file and it is called: thesis.tex %------------------------ Preamble and bibliography resources \documentclass[12pt,oneside]{...
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How to supress short title on title page in apa7 document class?

I am using a modified version of the apa7 document class for my thesis, with just some changes to match my university's requirements. My document ist based on the stu type from the apa7 document class ...
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Cover Page and Title Page with scrbook with unwanted empty page after Title Page

I am currently writing my thesis and using scrbook document class. I need to get it ready for 2-sided printing with a cover page on top. The printer's requirements are as follows: there needs to be a ...
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Issue with the margin in a thesis

I'm currently working on my thesis, and I'm encountering an issue with the margin. The margin on both sides is not consistent, and I'd like to adjust it to be the same on both sides and appear ...
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How to restate some theorems in the preface of a thesis? [duplicate]

In a PhD thesis we have to write a preface wherein some significant theorems from the main body of the thesis are needed to be restated. The amstools or thm-restate package does not help me in this ...
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R Markdown thesisdown fix(?) indentation

Using thesisdown to write my Masterthesis I was wondering about the default indentations of the package: If you check the pictures below, all the pages (of the default 'knitted' thesisdown rmd-files) ...
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Managing Longtable with Single-Row Contents Exceeding One Page's Length and Being Truncated

I have a long table which I need to include in my thesis appendix. However, I'm encountering an issue where, within certain rows, I have a list of genes that span over an entire page. Instead of these ...
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Should math papers be hand written before using LaTeX? [closed]

When I'm not writing a math paper, I write way faster by typing directly into a word processor. I form and revise sentences faster on the screen then I can on paper. But typesetting math is slower ...
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using @starttoc causes Package tocloft Warning: \@starttoc has already been redefined;

I am required to use a .cls (minimized code below) which produces this warning: Package tocloft Warning: @starttoc has already been redefined; tocloft bailing out. on input line 1156. Any thoughts on ...
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Appendix Incorrect Format

My latex file looks as follows: I have a main.tex that includes the packages and all ingredients of a thesis (here for minimum running example only one chapter and importantly the appendix). % Create ...
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Texstudio bibtex compile chapterwise bib file

I am writing a thesis in Latex that include different chapters with separate tex files. Note the following: Folder structure ├── Chapters │   └── Chapter1 │   ├── chapter1.tex │   └── mybib....
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Change language in one page to arabic when using MasterDoctoralThesis

In the masters-doctoral-thesis template, the language is chosen when the document class is called in the main and is applied to the whole thesis. However, I would like to mention some proverbs in ...
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Formatting Appendix in Table of Contents For Thesis

I have %-----------------------APPENDICES----------------------------% \phantomsection \begin{appendices} \subfile{subfiles/appendices} \end{appendices} The output is But my aim is to have Appendix ...
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Page Numbering in Table of Contents is wrong

[![My Introduction starts at page 4 but appears in the table of contents starting from page 28 (the last page)
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