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How to insert upright delta symbol in LaTeX?

(I rewrote the answer to avoid creating any kind of impression that I might somehow be claiming that one LaTeX chemistry package might be "better" than another. For a broad examination of ...
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A weird symbol related to Sobolev spaces on manifolds

The symbol you are looking for is MATHEMATICAL FRAKTUR CAPITAL E (U+1D508): 𝔈 (followed by p over k, but that's not the issue, I understand.) Quick MWE, showing two ways: \documentclass{article} \...
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Vertical dotted line in an equation

Take the definition of \vdots from fontmath.ltx and adapt it: % from fontmath.ltx \DeclareRobustCommand\vdots{% \vbox{% \baselineskip4\p@ \lineskiplimit\z@ \kern6\p@ \hbox{.}\hbox{.}\...
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Vertical dotted line in an equation

You can define \tallvdots by: \def\tallvdots{% \mathrel{\vcenter{\offinterlineskip \kern-1.4ex\hbox{$\vdots$}\kern-.7ex\hbox{$\vdots$}% }}% } No array, no rotatebox. Only two \vdots one ...
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Vertical dotted line in an equation

Something like this? Note that in addition to creating and using a macro called \tallvdots, I've also replaced all instances of | with \mid. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} % for '...
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How to insert upright delta symbol in LaTeX?

The unicode-math package provides both \updelta,\mupdelta, and \symup{\delta}. It requires LuaLaTeX or XeLaTeX. I recommend that you use this if you can and legacy 8-bit math fonts if you have to. If ...
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After loading unicode-math, how do I remap one symbol (character) to another?

Assigning a \mathcode of "8000 makes a character “math active”. When used in math mode, such a 〈character〉 is replaced by an active character token having the original character code (TeXbook p. ...
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How to insert upright delta symbol in LaTeX?

Use package upgreek, and then use \updelta. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{upgreek} \begin{document} $\updelta^{18} \mathrm{O}$ \end{document} This should give you the following:
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How to Change the Appearance of a Swabfamily Capital A

You want to define a virtual font. But don't do it: you get something really weird. Copy yswab.tfm to a working directory and rename it to temp.tfm Run tftopl temp.tfm > ayswab.vpl Open ayswab.vpl ...
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tikzlibrary: circuits.ee.IEC: ohm symbol

tikz option resistor={ohm=4} will add a node with text $\mathrm{4\Omega}$. Hence the example can be further simplified to the one below, without tikz. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[default]{...
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Euro symbol for math mode

The first solution is from link 1. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{eurosym} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \euro{} in text mode $\text{\euro}$ in math mode \itshape $\text{\euro}$ in ...
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How to insert upright delta symbol in LaTeX?

Simple: Want it? Write it. Compile with xelatex or lualatex and use a suitable font: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont{Linux Libertine O} \def\su#1{\textsuperscript{#1}} \...
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After loading unicode-math, how do I remap one symbol (character) to another?

Just to point out the "internal unicode-math API" option, which the OP appears to prefer: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[math-style=ISO, partial=upright]{unicode-math} \setmainfont{STIX-...
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Changing the \ast of kpfonts

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{kpfonts-otf} \setmathfont{Latin Modern Math}[range=\ast] \setmathfont{KpMath-Regular.otf}[range={}] \begin{document} $G \ast H$ \end{document}
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Math Symbols Palette?

Check out: https://www.caam.rice.edu/~heinken/latex/symbols.pdf This is a pdf document listing all mathematical symbols with Latex coding. Nice document to have for reference.
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