National Workshop on LaTeX

National Workshop on LaTeX

Technical documentation system has been announced at

Workshop on LaTeX Adv.

Under the project “Use of Open Source Software for Teaching of Mathematics”
the Third 5 day National workshop of FOSS workshops series will be held
during 22nd to 26th November 2010 on LaTeX.


Venue: Bhaskaracharya Patishthana, Pune (

Scope of the workshop

LaTeX the Technical Documentation system which is frequently used for
Research Papers, Mathematical/Technical articles, Books, Notes,
Technical Projects write-ups, Software documentations, Question
papers etc. (

PSTricks is a set of commands which can draw figures directly inside
TeX or LaTeX code.

Beamer is a LaTeX class for creating slides for presentations.

Who can register for the workshop?

* College teachers/ registered research students
* Students (M.Sc. / Engineering/ Undergraduate from IISER/IIT/B.Math)
* Professionals ( a few seats)

Registration Process for the workshop:

* Register online with the workshop registration form.

* Last date for submission of form: 22nd October, 2010


2 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by Atu Kadia on April 13, 2011 at 11:05 am

    I am interested to prepare my PhD Thesis by using Latex.
    Is it possible to get such software free online? Is it possible for me to prepare the thesis by using it without knowing ABCD of the software?
    Anybody can help me for the purpose.


    • Posted by manjushajoshi on February 2, 2012 at 5:00 pm

      You can get LaTeX freely online. Visit

      However, it is not possible and not recommended to use it with out knowing the software.
      website will be useful for you.


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