About LaTeX Training Programme
LaTeX is a high-quality typesetting system used to produce professional-quality Articles, Thesis, Books, Power Point Presentation (beamer), and other structured documents which involves mathematical symbols and equations, but can be used for any document in general. LaTeX provides a facility for pdf output which is platform independent and can be shared with other people who do not have LaTeX installed. This hands on training programme is designed to instruct participants on the principles of using LaTeX to design their own documents and presentations for a wide range of purposes.
No pre-requisites. You just need to know how to use Computer & must have a PC or Laptop with internet connection.
What you’ll learn?
The course teaches all concepts in step by step manner with help of examples. Course Content are as follows :
- Installation of LaTeX
- Producing simple documents
- Basic Text Formatting – Paragraphs, Sections, Sub-sections,
Formatting text (Bold, Italics, etc.), Lists
- Mathematical Equations and Greek Symbols
- Figures and Tables
- Bibliography and References
- Preparing Scientific Report/ Manuscript
- Creating Power Point & Poster presentations Using Beamer
- M.Phil. / Ph.D. Thesis Templates
Batch I : Programme is Daily 10:00 am to 11.00 am on July 06 – 10, 2020. But technical support will be provided through out a day.
Batch II : Programme is Daily 10:00 am to 11.00 am on August 03 – 07, 2020. But technical support will be provided through out a day.
All the Sessions will be conducted through Moodle as a Webinar and login details is unique for each registered participants and it will be send by mail prior to the start of the programme.
Considering rural and Tamil medium students, medium of classes is a mix of both Tamil and English.
About the Course Instructor
Dr. D. Aravinthan is a Course Instructor and holds Ph.D. in Physics & Post Graduate degree in Management from Bharathidasan University. The course instructor entered into the World of LaTeX in 2009 & having 10 years of experience in LaTeX typesetting. He served as a resource person in few LaTeX Workshop/ Training programmes. Presently he is working as a Guest Faculty in Department of Physics, Central University of Tamilnadu, Thiruvarur.
Who can Register?
- Academics, students and researchers interested inlearning about L A TEX or developing their LaTeX skills.
- Anyone looking to create professional looking documents, presentations and posters.
Since it is a hands-on training programme, the number of seats is limited and stricitly based on prior registration and first come first basis.
Last Date for Registration : July 31, 2020, 11:59 pm
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