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WORKSHOP On LaTeX for Research Scholars &
20th and 21st January 2017
RESEARCH DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS
workshop on LaTeX
for Research Scholars & Teachers took place on 20th and 21st January 2017 at seminar hall, Research Department of Mathematics , Nesamony Memorial Christian
College, Marthandam. The workshop was
inaugurated by Dr. K. Paulraj, Principal, NMCC, Marthandam with an inaugural speech . The keynote address
was given by Dr. A. Vijayan, Head of Research centre of Mathematics highlighting
the importance of the topic. Dr. D. Nidha was the faculty in charge of this
Objective: The purpose of the workshop
is to train the students in LateX, gain the knowledge about documentation on
open source tool and to develope a basic understanding of Latex.
Outlines of the workshop:
Session I 10:30-12:00 p.m.
Installation, space, quote, comment, font alignment, enumeration,
symbols and table.
Session II 12:00-1:30 p.m.
Tabs footnotes, marginal notes and equations.
Session III 2:00-3:30 p.m.
Layout settings, title, abstract and journal format.
Day 2: 21/01/2017
Session I 10:00 -11:30 a.m.
Matrices, cross references, table of contents, bibliography
Session II 11:30-12:00 p.m.
Session III 01:00 – 2:30 p.m.
Valedictory 2:30-3:15 p.m.
Feedback from Students:
Students experienced a special hands on practice learning session through which
they got a better understanding of Latex tool and applications for it. Students
understood the importance of Latex. The content delivery was as per the needs
of every student along with healthy interaction.
Every student edited IEEE research paper on Latex and gain how to insert image,
sub images, equation, table, cross reference in research paper. Now they can
insert all these confidently in any kind of latex format of IEEE, Elsevier and
The Department of Mathematics, NMCC, Marthandam has organized a WORKSHOP On LaTeX for Research Scholars &
Teachers. The aim was to provide hands on practice to the students on the
aspects of doing documentation work on open source, scientific tool. This
workshop targets those students who are not at all familiar with Latex.