**RESEARCH
RESOURCES**

**Sample files and other resources**

Latex
Template – text file, sample Figure
(eps file)

Latex
Template – output (pdf file)

Sample
Thesis Outline – pdf file

Sample
Thesis Outline – Latex File

LaTeXPrimer – pdf
file (from David R. Wilkins)

LaTeXPrimer –
web page (from David R. Wilkins).
Contains other useful links.

Art of Problem
Solving – Online Latex tutorial, examples, and more.

**Beamer
Files: **Beamer is a Latex class that
allows you to make a slide presentation in pdf using Latex commands (so the
math comes out looking nice).

Beamer guides:

Zero
(shortest: pdf file, 12 pages) One (pdf file: 219 slides) Two
(pdf file: 210 pages)

Sample Beamer presentation from University of Arizona
– pdf
file (shows how it will look: open in Adobe Acrobat), zipped folder of
all source files

Source
files: SampleBeamerFile
(main file), BeamerOverlays,
BeamerConcl,
BeamerIntro,
funmath,
bi.pdf

Sample Beamer presentation from HMC – pdf
file , Latex
File

Jabref
ÒHow ToÓ – for generating
annotated bibliographies (text file – thanks to C. DuBois, aka ÒLanceÓ)

ÒHow to give
a good Math TalkÓ – by Joe Gallian, from Math Horizons. A nice check list.

Math Talks
– from ÒConcerns for Young MathematiciansÓ by Curtis Bennet and Frank
Sottile

Tutorial on Effective
Presentations (University of Kentucky Medical Center)

**POSTERS**

Sample Poster in Power Point(one large power-point slide) (thanks
to C. DuBois)

Latex Poster Samples: two different sizes, the files
ending in ``POÓ are for a smaller poster. Change the logos and sizes in the Ò.clsÓ
files. Zipped folder. (thanks to Megan Hunter, Chris
DeBoever, Helen Wu).

**Matlab:**

Matlab Primer
– online (Kermit Sigmon, Universtiy of Florida, via UC San Diego link)

Matlab Documentation
– links to full set of pdf documents