1014 search results for "LaTeX"

Using consistent R and LaTeX fonts in Org (or knitr, or Sweave)

October 15, 2012
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Using consistent R and LaTeX fonts in Org (or knitr, or Sweave)

I love good typography, even more so as Microsoft Word and PowerPoint have debased our standards. When I see a really fine piece of technical typesetting, it’s almost always done using TeX and friends. Beautiful LaTeX documents are easy to … Continue reading →

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Creating Scientific Posters using R, Latex, Beamer and Beamerposter

September 26, 2012
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Creating Scientific Posters using R, Latex, Beamer and Beamerposter

A while ago I had the need to produce some posters that included lots of data (scientific style).  Having recently got back into R and learning LaTex I googled for a way to do this using R.  Here's what I found and ended up with, using R, LaT...

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Creating Posters using R, Latex, Beamer and Beamerposter

September 18, 2012
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Creating Posters using R, Latex, Beamer and Beamerposter

A while ago I had the need to produce some posters that included lots of data (scientific style).  Having recently got back into R and learning LaTex I googled for a way to do this using R.  Here's what I found and ended up with, using R, LaT...

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Embedding \(\LaTeX\) in Tumblr

September 18, 2012
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The classic Pythagorean identity is:  \(sin^2(\theta) + cos^2(\theta) =1 \) The binomial formula which calculates the probability of obtaining k tails when flipping a coin n times, with a assumed probability p for each trial is: \( P(E)   = {n \choos...

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Feature Comparison of Sweave (R+LaTeX) Tools: TeXmaker vs RStudio

August 4, 2012
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Feature Comparison of Sweave (R+LaTeX) Tools: TeXmaker vs RStudio

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Converting Sweave LaTeX to knitr LaTeX: A case study

June 9, 2012
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The following post documents the steps I needed to take in order to convert a project using Sweave LaTeX into one using knitr LaTeX. Additional Resources It is fairly straightforward to convert a document from Sweave LaTeX to knitr LaTeX. Yihui Xie on...

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Reproducible Research Using Sweave and LaTeX

June 8, 2012
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Reproducible Research Using Sweave and LaTeX

Here are the slides given during the Montreal R User Group workshop on April 30, 2012. RR-MtlRUsers.beamer

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How to Convert Sweave LaTeX to knitr R Markdown: Winter Olympic Medals Example

June 4, 2012
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How to Convert Sweave LaTeX to knitr R Markdown: Winter Olympic Medals Example

The following post shows how to manually convert a Sweave LaTeX document into a knitr R Markdown document. The post (1) reviews many of the required changes; (2) provides an example of a document converted to R Markdown format based on an analysis of Winter Olympic Medal data up to and including 2006; and (3) discusses the pros...

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Project Euler…in LaTeX?

April 23, 2012
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I've been joking for a while now that I was going to start solving project euler problems in LaTeX.  Then today I finally did one.  So let's talk about solving Project Euler problem number 1 (the easy one) using only LaTeX. The problem asks you to sum up all the positive integers below 1000 which are divisible by 3...

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Latex Allergy Cured by knitr

April 11, 2012
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Latex Allergy Cured by knitr

I have always known that at some point I would have to succumb to the power of Latex, but Latex has been uncharacteristically intimidating to me.  I finally found the remedy to my Latex allergy with the amazing and fantastic knitr package from Yih...

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