Online workshop: Introduction to LaTex

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National University Of Ireland Galway

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Introduction to LaTex

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An introduction to LaTex. 

 LaTeX is a high-quality typesetting system; it includes features designed for the production of technical and scientific documentation. 

LaTeX is the de-facto standard for the communication and publication of scientific documents. LaTeX is available as free software.

  The session will happen on MS Teams. The meeting link will be emailed to attendees in advance.

The learning objectives of this workshop are:

 1) Familiarize with the basics concepts of LaTeX typesetting system

2) Understand the basics of creating an article using LaTex

3) Be able to import images and format tables 

4) Define mathematics and equations 

5) Manage citations and their styles with BibTex 

6) Creating thesis and chapters with LaTeX

 

The workshop will be at least 60% hands-on and primarily demonstrate TexStudio.  

For more information see:

https://www.latex-project.org/

https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/LaTeX

 

Software prerequisite:

 

Students using PC suites:

 - Create a free account on http://www.overleaf.com and use online latex editing tool.

 

Students using Personal Laptop: 

 - Download and install LaTeX compiler from https://miktex.org/download 

 - Download and install TexStudio from http://texstudio.sourceforge.net/.

 

 

Workshop presenter

Umair ul Hassan 

http://www.umairulhassan.org

For further information:

email: rosie.dunne@nuigalway.ie

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