Typesetting Mathematics with LaTeX

By (author) Herbert Voss

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Herbert Voss studied electrical engineering in Hanover and Berlin, and has a Doctorate of Engineering in Power Electronics. He has been a high-school teacher of mathematics, physics and computer science, and a lecturer at the Free University of Berlin. For several years he has been heavily involved in maintaining the PSTricks suite of tools for producing very-high quality PostScript graphics within LaTeX.

Key Selling Points

Although Microsoft now offers math software, a lack of standardization and limited functionality have enabled LaTeX to maintain its standing as the industry leader