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22 Dec 2022

LaTex and IEEE garden

Basics

Package: CTAN: Package IEEEtran

The .zip

  • The .pdf in the .zip is REALLY WELL WRITTEN and answers most questions I unsuccessfully tried to google!
  • bare_conf.tex etc. are too very helpful!
\documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran}
\author{\IEEEauthorblockN{Serhii Hamotskyi} 
\IEEEauthorblockA{Computer Science and Languages\\
Anhalt University of Applied Sciences\\
Köthen, Germany \\
Email: serhii.hamotskyi@hs-anhalt.de}}

LaTex in general

Including other .tex files

TL;DR use \input that is basically equivalent to inserting the .tex text as-is. \include does weird stuff with (new)pages.

When should I use \input vs. \include? - TeX - LaTeX Stack Exchange

Referencing sections

LaTeX

This was generated by pandoc:
\hypertarget{problem-description}{%
\subsubsection{Problem description}\label{problem-description}}

% ...

Link - Findings: \ref{problem-description}\\ 
No link - Findings: \ref*{problem-description}\\

Not quite sure about these:
%Findings: \hyperref[problem-description]{link text}\\
%indings: \hyperref[problem-description]{link text: \ref*{findings}}\\

IEEE style

According to the style manual1,

In-text references to text sections are written: “in Section II” or “in Section II-A” or “in Section II-A1.”

(which is how it’s generated with the latex code above)

Capitalize the word “Section.” Do not use the word “Subsection”; use “Section” and write out the complete citation.

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Converting with pandoc

When converting with pandoc ([[garden/it/221221-1300 pandoc standalone option]]), it added this line which removed all sections' etc. numbers:

\setcounter{secnumdepth}{0}

Style

There’s an IEEE Editorial Style Manual1

Citations

symbols - Insert # in bibtex entry? - TeX - LaTeX Stack Exchange

@article{bender2019rule,
author = {Bender, Emily},
title = {The \#BenderRule: On Naming the Languages We Study and Why It Matters}, 
journal = {The Gradient},
year = {2019},
howpublished = {\url{https://thegradient.pub/the-benderrule-on-naming-the-languages-we-study-and-why-it-matters/ } },
}

  1. IEEE Editorial Style Manual - IEEE Author Center Journals ↩︎

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