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Brosius in as a result of several requests from graduate students writing their dissertations. The template currently in use was updated by D. Brosius in August Although the sample documents were based on parts of the thesis of Bhaskar Khubchandani, who received his Ph. Please note, that the current style guide is presently being updated by the Graduate School.
In addition, the Table of Contents, the List of Figures, the List of Tables, and the Bibliography are now single-spaced; the main text is double-spaced.
The links will show in blue when you save your thesis as a pdf file. I use Miktex and typeset my document using pdflatex, bib, pdflatex, pdflatex. Please email dbrosius umd. All of the files needed for your dissertation can be found in " LatexThesisFiles All of the files should be placed in the folder with your thesis files.
Chapter 1 has several tips for inserting tables, figures, theorems, landscape material, and adding your bibliography using bibtex and natbib. Insert your own text and figures in the following files: I have included Bhaskar's. If you pdf the files as they are, you can see exactly how a thesis using this template will look.
The information in Chapter 2 and the Appendix is identical; I simply copied the text to show the difference between the numbering in a chapter and an appendix. These files contain examples of several types of displayed equations including arraysas well as enumerated lists, theorems, axioms, references, tables, and displayed figures.
Please note that you must Latex "mainthesis. The dvi file must be changed to a pdf file before it can be submitted to the Graduate Office. If the title of your dissertation extends into the right-hand margin on the Abstract page, please call or email me so we can rectify the problem.
I hope these files will be useful to you. If you need additional assistance or if this information is unclear, please contact Dottie Brosius at dbrosius at umd. The bulk of the work is organizing your Bibtex file, which is a data base compiled by you of the articles, books, etc.
Please read the file " bibtex-instructions. The first two pages explain how to set up and run Bibtex; the remaining pages were taken from a published article and show how the references were cited in the.
Using NatBib Another option of citing references in the bibliography is using Natbib instead of Bibtex. You must still create a bibtex file, as noted above.
Add the following to the preamble of your mainthesis. A list of options to be used with Natbib can be found at http: At the bottom of the mainthesis. It may be old, but it is very useful.Dear Twitpic Community - thank you for all the wonderful photos you have taken over the years.
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Fortunately, LaTeX is the premiere tool for simplifying the inherent complexity of a book to allow the author to focus on writing rather than formatting. The Legrand Orange Book This book template features an elegant layout with a beautiful title page and part/chapter headings.
The original LaTeX thesis template files were developed by Dorothea F. Brosius in as a result of several requests from graduate students writing their dissertations. The template currently in use was updated by D. Brosius in August Information on manuscript types, including length constraints, can be found on our general information for authors page.
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