Questions about any kind of interaction with $\TeX$, $\LaTeX$, and friends, including transferring text/code to/from $\TeX$, using Mathematica graphics in LaTeX documents etc.

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$\LaTeX$ and Mathematica

I quite often would like to draw graphics in my $\LaTeX$ documents using Mathematica. I have encountered three problems. I would like to know if there are any workarounds to these problems I would ...
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Export Code to Pseudocode?

I'm writing a paper and all my code is in Mathematica. The snippets are mostly simple, and consist of loops, maps, variables, and conditionals. I'd like add it to my paper, however, not many academic ...
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Mathematica2tikz an equivalent function

Matlab2tikz is script which generates native Latex/Tikz figures from MATLAB. I am looking for an equivalent method/function in Mathematica to generate similar results. Obviously the final script may ...
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Numbered equations/formulas

How do you number equations in Mathematica notebooks so that they are exported correctly into latex? In case you don't know how to put numbered equations here is quick review. Open a new notebook ...
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Export Plots to $\LaTeX$

What is the quickest and best way to export a plot image from Mathematica to a $\LaTeX$ Editor? Is there something quicker than exporting it to an image and then including it in the $\LaTeX$ document? ...
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How can I customize arrowhead shape to match common LaTeX styles?

How do I control the shape of my arrow heads? LaTeX's TikZ package has a wide variety of predefined arrowhead styles, some of which I'd like to try to match for Mathematica figures I'm importing into ...
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Mathematica vs. $\LaTeX$? Replacement for Legacy “Authoring Tools” package?

I'd rather write in Mathematica than in $\LaTeX$, but it's not really practical, especially for big works (> 100 pages) without good tooling. I'm just starting to look into what's available for big ...
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Pasting $\LaTeX$ into a Mathematica notebook

I have read that $\LaTeX$ source can be directly pasted into a Mathematica notebook. However, I have been unsuccessful in this regard. An example of the errors received are: ...
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How do I evaluate Mathematica expressions and insert them in a LaTeX file?

I want to make use of Mathematica as the backend to solve some computations used in my LaTeX input file. As I have no knowledge to make it in Mathematica, I used Maxima as explained in the following ...
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How do I “start a reference system”?

When I attempt to insert a citation or specify a database to use as a bibliography, I get a message that I need to "start" the "reference system" "manually": I have no idea what a references system ...
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Exporting numbered equations to HTML/TeX using conversion rules

This question is a follow up from this one. It may also be considered a duplicate since I have already asked this question in stackoverflow almost a year ago. For a background on using numbered ...
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Saving a notebook as a $\LaTeX$ file, with syntax highlighting preserved

How can I save a notebook as a $\LaTeX$ file, while preserving the syntax highlighting (such as input/output boxes)?
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How to use $\LaTeX$ for typesetting labels and titles in Mathematica

I need to typeset large number of equations to be used for PlotLabel and Titles and such. These have to look nice. Hence I use ...
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How to automate x[i]→x_{i}?

I have several Mathematica expressions in which subscripts are expressed with square brackets. E.g. x[12] is meant to represent x12, etc. If I evaluate ...
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TeX and TraditionalForm

I have a little problem, and hope, with your help, I'll be able to solve it. As you got from the title, I have some trouble with TeX in Mathematica. Imagine, I want to output a nice DisplayFormula, ...
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Bordermatrix from LaTeX

How would I create an output similar to the result produced by this LaTeX code: ...
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How can I export aligned equations to $\LaTeX$?

Using Palettes -> Writing Assistant -> Math Cells, you can enter aligned equations such as: ...
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How can I read in specific information from a TeX-file?

I have several TeX-files and they contain information of the form ...
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Converting Mathematica to $\LaTeX$

Is there a Mathematica-to-$\LaTeX$ converter, so that I can place Mathematica code, including things like A // MatrixForm, just as they are in the console straight ...
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How to type a capital 'E' in Mathematica 9 using 'ToExpression' and 'TeXForm'? [duplicate]

I am trying to use Mathematica's ToExpression[] combined with TexForm to type the Einstein's famous result: E = mc^2. Now this is dead easy in LaTeX, the code is: ...
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Multiplication sign in TeXForm?

How do I get Mathematica to produce TeX output that does not omit the multiplication signs ? For example, this expression: ...
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How can I convert a formatted text cell to latex code?

I have a formatted text cell, I want to export it as latex. How can I do that? Since copy as LaTeX doesn't work, I thought of pasting it into a string and exporting, but it's a no go: ...
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$\TeX$ conversion, support for \hphantom

I'm trying to write some $\TeX$ conversion for a tensor with an upper and a lower index, but I would like the lower index to be displaced to the right by the width of the upper index. In (La)TeX I ...
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How do I get the equivalent of the $\LaTeX$ \tag{} in Mathematica?

How do I get the equivalent of the $\LaTeX$ \tag{} in Mathematica? $a+b=x \tag{1}$ I'm not necessarily asking how to use the $\LaTeX$ \tag{} itself in ...
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Unable to convert $\TeX$ input into mathematica

The input ToExpression["\\sqrt{x y}", TeXForm] gives me the $Failed output. Maybe my very old computer is the problem, but ...
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Saving in Latex

I have already asked this question in another topic, see here. When I save the following notebook code as $\LaTeX$, ...
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Mathematica eps graphics and psfrag in LaTeX

I used to to use MathPSFrag in Mathematica to export graphics to EPS for inclusion in LaTeX files. However, with recent versions of Mathematica this does not seem to work very well anymore, see for ...
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Highlighting Mathematica code in LaTeX document

I was thinking about the best way to include Mathematica code in a LaTeX document with a nice syntax highlighting. I have tried the packages listings and minted (with pygments), which both claim to ...
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Mathematica inserts extra \left and \right for absolute values in LaTeX output

Type the following in a Mathematica DisplayFormula cell(other styles may also encounter this problem): Esc+l+|+Esc and Esc+r+|+Esc, and save as LaTeX. Note: See the difference of the character ...
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Export matrix to $\LaTeX$ with style

Is it possible to export a matrix to $\LaTeX$ with style? For example this code will create a matrix with equal spacing matrix and with background colors in some cell, is it possible to export that ...
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Can styles be exported in EPS as simple text tags for use by LaTeX's psfrag?

Is there a way to export graphics as EPS so that LaTeX can perform style substitutions or modifications on them? I know that it is possible to replace simple text elements in imported EPS files using ...
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Is there possibility of exporting mathematica code directly into Latex?

I'm novice very user of Mathematica - is there possibility of exporting mathematica code directly into Latex - I'm interested only in exporting mathematical formulas ? And from which version of ...
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Override Equation structure change in mathematica - CopyToLaTeX

I am writing my thesis, and when I do copy to LaTeX from Mathematica, it changes the equation variables and also it rearranges the structure of the original equation. How can I override that ?? ...
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Add options to upvalues

I have some objects that I want to present in TeXForm. Thus, it is easily to do as follows: YoungTableau/:TeXForm[YoungTableau[diagram_]] However, what if I ...
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Using Mathematica in Conjunction with LyX. Path Issues?

I am attempting make life easier, and, instead of using Mathematica at the same time that I'm using LyX (a front end for LaTeX), I was hoping that I could just use LyX and use the CAS option to do ...
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overriding the format of 'copy-as' latex?

In the answer to Bold face formatting for vectors instead of overarrows like latex \mathbf{}? was a nice method of specifying the visual display for a variable, so that I can do something like the ...
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How to make a table of $\sum_{i=1}^n$?

I want to create a table of $\displaystyle \sum_{i=1}^n i^k$ for $1\le k\le 5$. The output I want to obtain is a TeXForm output as follows. \begin{align} ...
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Workaround for Import not supporting the \leqslant TeX macro

$\{A\leqslant x\leqslant B\}$ Copy the code into Notebook, and you'll lose the less sign, this can be rendered well in ...
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How to export multiple Barcharts from Mathematica to $\LaTeX$

I have to make a document with multiple bar charts and export it: ...
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Generating a list of questions (simultaneous equations)

I am trying to create a list of simultaneous equations showing steps, where I only need to change a, b and the question number, and maybe a couple of minor things about q (where q is the factored ...
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Copy/paste of Interpretation to Latex fails, but works for InputText

As part of another issue, the following has come up. Create an Interpretaion: Interpretation[Subscript[a, b], a[b]] Select ...
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Save as Tex \(\(f(x))\)\) double \('s problem

a simple example Text Cell Style with a inline Cell (DisplayFormula) ...
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Running external pdflatex command and importing the generated PDF document

There have been a couple of questions about incorporating labels and equations that were typeset in $\LaTeX$ into a Mathematica notebook. Ideally, this requires running ...
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Export Plot from Table to $\LaTeX$ — conform with pgfplots

General purpose My intension is to use data created by Mathematica as in Export Plots to $\LaTeX$, $\LaTeX$ and Mathematica, or How to export multiple Barcharts from Mathematica to $\LaTeX$ but ...
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String replacement to make the TeXForm output beautiful

This question is inspired by this question: How to convert the symbol $d$ in Integrate into $\mathrm{d}$?. Although it’s not a big problem, the TeXForm can be ...
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TeXToBoxes and BoxesToTeX BoxRules options

A recent question has gotten me to look more into the tex conversion rules. Consider the following latex string: ...
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Awkward output of TeXForm

When I try to format a number that has a big exponent with TeXForm the following happens: ...
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How to enter a LaTeX integral?

How can I enter a LaTeX integral into Mathematica? For example, I evaluated the expression ToExpression["\int 2*x\[DifferentialD]x ", TeXForm] but Mathematica ...
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How can you combine lines in LATEX, and lines Mathematica?

supose that You want to make a report about the golden section algorithm, and you want to explain the proccess with text in LATEX, and in every iteration you want to show in that report the values ...
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How to convert the symbol $d$ in Integrate into $\mathrm{d}$?

I used TeXForm[HoldForm[Integrate[x^2, {x, 1, 2}]]] to convert the integral $$\int_1^2 x^2 \, dx$$ How to get $$\int_1^2 x^2 \, \mathrm{d}x ?$$