Department of Physics and Astronomy

Useful LaTeX/BibTeX links

Here are some useful links, and below are some handy tips.

Handy tips

\special{pdf: out 1 << /Title (Your title) /Dest [@thispage /FitH @ypos] >>}
\begin{figure*}[t]
\vspace*{2mm}
\begin{center}
\includegraphics[width=12cm]{sub-figure1}
\end{center}
\caption{TEXT}
\label{fig:sub-figure1}
\end{figure*}

\addtocounter{figure}{-1}
\begin{figure*}[t]
\vspace*{2mm}
\begin{center}
\includegraphics[width=12cm]{sub-figure2}
\end{center}
\caption{Continued.}
\label{fig:sub-figure2}
\end{figure*}
\begin{figure*}
\noindent\includegraphics[width=39pc]{sub-figure1.eps}
\caption{Caption text here}
\end{figure*}

\begin{figure*}
\noindent\includegraphics[width=39pc]{sub-figure2.eps}
\continuedcaption
\end{figure*}
\newcommand{\figsquash}{\ifjdraft\baselineskip=5pt\fi}
\ifjdraft\setstretch{0.75}\fi
latexdiff-so.pl -t UNDERLINE --append-safecmd="citet,citep,citeauthor,PERCENTAGE" old.tex new.tex > diff.tex
\renewcommand{\citet}[1]{\citeauthor{#1} [\citeyear{#1}]}
\renewcommand{\citep}[1]{[\citeauthor{#1}, \citeyear{#1}]}
UPDATED: 14th July 2010
Robert Fear
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