Questions tagged [thesis]

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

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Code thesis' title page

I want to make my thesis' title page like the one in the image below but I'm not able to reproduce it. Can somebody help me? MWE: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,twoside,openright]{book} \usepackage{...
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Clicking in table of contents does not work

I am preparing my thesis. It consists of an introduction plus some articles. I am using the following template. Visually in the .pdf, everything seems fine. However, the problem appears when clicking ...
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How can I remove the extra page in my document showing tabular[t]? [closed]

I have written this simple code, but it gives me an extra front page which shows as given. My Code: \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt, oneside]{Thesis} \graphicspath{Figures/} \usepackage[square, ...
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@masterthesis doesn't work for bibtex citation [duplicate]

I'm using bibtex and I would like to know how to cite a @masterthesis. I've exported Mendeley's citations and it has only the @phdthesis style, which actually works. Is there any way to make work with ...
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Chapter formatting - Move title to correct position

I have setup the following chapter formatting for my thesis: % Selected packages from my pre-amble. \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage{graphicx} % Chapter ...
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mhchem bond in short caption causes error

I am trying to use mhchem inside the short caption for a number of figures and tables, and it is interfering with the thesis class I'm required to use (pittetd). It only happens when forming the list ...
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Physics thesis template [closed]

Do you know where I can find a template to write the thesis? It refers to the bachelor in physics. Is there any site where to find it? I tried to look but I found only one template and it was too ...
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how to put coat of arms in the page background?

I am trying to put a coat of arms in the page background as Lapo. F. More does in "writing a thesis with latex" https://tug.org/pracjourn/2008-1/mori/mori.pdf. However, I can't perform it in my ...
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Insert only half a pdf page

I'd like to include papers of mine which can easily be done with the pdfpages packages: \usepackage{pdfpages} \includepdf[pages=-]{mypaper.pdf} However, my thesis has an A5 format. Which means that ...
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remove frontispiece and frontispieceimagepath

I am using this template Customizable Thesis Template I would like to remove the picture entitled "aesop" on the second page. If I remove line 242 \setFrontispiece[0.8]{figures/aesop.png}{Aesop} ...
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Class for my thesis (I am a beginner, just installed LaTeX)… which document class and packages should I consider? [closed]

I am in the process of writing up a PhD thesis (Economics) in the TeXStudio environment, and I'm trying to decide what class/layout to use. I'm new to TeXStudio & LaTeX. I must say that the ...
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Problems adding supervisors and list some to the right and some to the left of the page

I am using following template: https://da.sharelatex.com/templates/thesis/laursen's-thesis I want to add supervisors to the static part and because I cooperate with two departments I want the ...
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How to align two boxes?

I found the following template for my master thesis and this is the preview for the cover: professor (adviser) co-professor (2nd adviser) candidate The problem is that I would the box "Candidato" ...
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Number missing in section hierarchy [closed]

I have a .tex file where I am taking two .tex files (for example, a.tex and b.tex) as input. If I change their order then everything is fine. But, with the current order there is a problem in section ...
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Frontespizio problem in report document

I'm a fresh LaTeX user and I'm trying to write my thesis project by using it. I read about the package "frontespizio" and it looks really intresting, since my thesis project has to be written in ...
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Several LaTeX issues with thesis

This a desperate SOS for help. I am writing my thesis in LaTeX and have a few issues. I ask for help in the forum, and then I get, why did you do it this way, why not the other ... and I am already ...
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Extra page number in Table of Contents without any extra pages, References showing two places

I have the following page, but when I run it, I get a an extra page number after the dedications and List of Tables, not sure why it is doing it. any help would be appreciate it. \documentclass[]{...
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Memoir page number conflict with chapter header

I'm writing my thesis and I noticed that the page number on the upper right is written on top of some longer chapter headers. How can I solve this? I'm using overleaf. \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt, ...
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Remove page number from abstract

This is my main.tex: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,twoside,openright,titlepage]{book} \begin{document} \frontmatter \input{titlepage} \cleardoublepage \input{abstract} \end{document} The abstract ...
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Black and white print

I'm using the following package to create the titlepage of my thesis: \usepackage[suftesi]{frontespizio} The class suftesi define the sufred colour for the title of the thesis, like this: \...
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Workaround for small caps and italic?

I'm doing a Thesis with ClassicThesis and ArsClassica, but I'm trying to slightly personalised it. Basically the main thing is that I've changed the font of the all the title, from Iwona to Palatino (...
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minitoc not showing up [closed]

\documentclass[12pt, doublespacing]{ociamthesis} % default square logo %\documentclass[12pt,beltcrest]{ociamthesis} % use old belt crest logo %\documentclass[12pt,shieldcrest]{ociamthesis} % use ...
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Recommended symbols for footnotes

Footnotes are added as \footnote{footnote_here}. It produces a number as hyperlink to the footnote, at least as default. The problem is that, when citing bibliography, those symbols interfere each ...
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Copying \subsection style to \subsubsection

\documentclass[a4paper,twoside, symmetric,justified,notoc, nobib]{tufte-book} \titleclass{\subsubsection}{straight} \begin{document} \frontmatter \pagenumbering{roman} \setcounter{secnumdepth}{-1} ...
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Multiple bibliographies inside a thesis

As I am writing the manuscript of my PhD thesis, I am facing a `LaTeX' obstacle. Chapter 2,3 and 4 of my thesis will, each, be a copy of a published article. For so, I would like each of this chapter ...
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Baseline alignment on BOTH pages

A friend of mine said to me that my (almost) finished Ph.D thesis would look much better if my baselines were always aligned (between left and right pages). How can i do that ? The picture is a ...
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Structure the first few pages in a thesis

The first few pages in a thesis or report seem to be not so easy for a Latex beginner. I read the post, however, it didn't show how to do the next few pages often appeared in a thesis and the text in ...
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How to set different headers for a specific pages in one document?

I have thesis template in latex which have pages in the beginning to setup the layout of the thesis. For example I have contents, list of table, list of figure, Notation and Acronyms. The first page ...
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Level Specific Spacing in Table of Contents

I am trying to control the vertical spacing between entries in the table of contents. Specifically, I need Double space between major section headings and whenever changing levels and single space ...
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Should I go for LaTex for 150 page thesis? [duplicate]

Will it become difficult to edit large document? I found no settings for selective page properties where I could adjust the margins for two sided printing in Word. Is it easy in LaTex? Is it possible? ...
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Strange space between words in lstlisting

I am trying to get rid of strange spacing between words in lstlisting. \lstnewenvironment{code}[1][]% {\noindent\minipage{\linewidth}\medskip \lstset{basicstyle=\ttfamily\small,#1,columns=...
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The thesis reference style is not complete

I use "ieeetran" and the following code to generate the reference (without URL information) \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} \bibliography{IEEEfull,paper01Const} however, the result is "Y. Qian, “...
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Configure the abstract at a chapter of thesis in the same page with chapter's title and contents

I would like to produce the abstract with the following appearance. For details, I need the abstract with this kind of top and bottom rules. Could someone help me? Thanks a lot.
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Understanding custom definitions of \maketitle

I've been using some style file to write my thesis and it contains some weird macro definition I don't seem to understand, specifically it contains the following code to make a custom title page: \...
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how to add new thesis template in LYX [duplicate]

I have used LYX for several months to write my paper and I really love this software. Next month, I am going to write my thesis (using my school latex template). Now I had my friend thesis folders ...
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Smallest template for a LaTeX Ph.D. thesis? [duplicate]

I am looking for a most minimum template/example for a LaTeX Ph.D. thesis. I am going to write a dissertation/Ph.D. thesis. I use Ubuntu with pdflatex (minimum installation of TeX Live). The goal is ...
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How to write a Thesis with font of size 14pt? [duplicate]

I want to write my thesis in latex, with a font of size 14pt. I wrote \documentclass[14pt,oneside,a4papper]{book} but the font is not of 14pt. Can someone tell me how can I write with 14pt? Thank ...
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Résumé instead of Abstract in ociamthesis (Oxford)

I am writing a thesis in LaTeX. I've chosen the Oxford template and I adapted it to the requirements of my university. The thesis is almost complete, I miss the abstract and the conclusion, but now I ...
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cite an unpublished thesis in latex with \bibliographystyle{ieeetr}

There is this thesis from 2016, which is not available on the internet and I am trying to cite it. I use: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[fleqn]{amsmath} \usepackage{txfonts} \usepackage{...
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Change font size of TOC contents

I have been searching for a solution for the following problem:, - How can I change the TOC (contents) font size (e.g. Introduction, Chapter 1 & so on.. ), I have tried with a lot of commands but ...
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How to create a list of PhD theses that includes the name of supervisor(s) [duplicate]

I am trying to construct a macro to use the editor field of @thesis entries to assign the supervisors of the thesis. I used the following post as a starting point How to add the name of the supervisor ...
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Page Size for thesis template [duplicate]

I have looked at many questions regarding this but none have solved my issue. I am using a template to write my thesis and want to change the size of my paper but am unable to do so with the command: ...
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Problem when compiling

i am trying to compile chapters of my thesis with texmaker. When i play F6 the console log file returns: The log file is very large, i paste part of it: This is pdfTeX, Version 3.14159265-2.6-1.40....
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in my thesis, in auto generated table of contents, i don't want contents written as chapter in latex

As you can see, in my auto generated table of contents, Contents is coming twice, one as Page heading (which I require it as it is), another as chapter name with page number (I don't want this) but I ...
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What is the simplest way of referencing papers in latex?

I am new with Texmaker. After reading many pages it is unclear what is the simplest way of referencing papers. The questions that should be helpful for me are: 1)Is there any simple way of ...
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beginner with latex - spaces between lines

i am dealing with the thesis writing. I know that \\ indicates single space lines. The problem is that i can not find the way to make a "doublespace" between second and third sentence. I read other ...
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About writing a thesis in LaTeX

I was wondering if it would be a good idea to learn LaTeX for writing my graduate thesis. It would be helpful for me if you answer the following questions (any extra advice will be welcome). The ...
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using thesis template in french [duplicate]

I have a latex thesis template, written in english. I would like to use it in french but i didn't translate the defined layout like the word "chapter", " List of ...". Have you any idea how to ...
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New chapter on same page as old chapter ends

I am using documentclass thesis and would like to know how to make the new chapter start on the same page as the old chapter, without beginning it on a new page automatically? Thank you.
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How to change thesis template to from A4 to B5?

I am using a template for my PhD thesis, but I have a problem with margins. The default is a4paper, but I want put it on b5 size. % Set up the document: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt, twoside, ...

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