Posts tagged latex

The Nano Ninjas building Robots – an all-girls FIRST Tech Challenge team #STEM4Girls
The Nano Ninjas!
The Nano Ninjas team!

#9774 Nano Ninjas is an all-girls rookie FIRST Tech Challenge team with 15 passionate 7th and 8th graders. In support of the non-profit organization STEM4Girls, Overleaf was delighted to sponsor them with a free enterprise account for their team! They used the Overleaf account to create their engineering notebook, a way to record their team and robot's journey throughout the season. Here's how they got on...

Collaborating without Word - an interview with Matteo De Felice, Climate Scientist at ENEA
By Shelly Miller
Matteo De Felice photo

"In Word it’s really easy to leave comments, make track changes, etc, but it doesn’t scale – if working with 10 people you end up with a massive chain of emails.

LaTeX is a more comprehensive tool, but it’s too hard for non-comp scientists – if you don’t know git, track changes is hard, etc. Overleaf provides a nice balance."

– Matteo De Felice

Collaborating between Barcelona and London - an interview with Eduardo Prieto-Araujo, CITCEA-UPC
By Shelly Miller
Eduardo Prieto-Araujo photo

"I was looking for a collaborative tool for writing LaTeX scientific documents, journal papers and other texts.

My PhD co-advisor is a professor at Imperial College London and I am based in Barcelona, so exchanging latex files for paper reviews through email was not optimal.

Then, we found Overleaf through the website, and since then, we are using it to write different documents in a simple collaborative way, editing the same source file."

– Eduardo Prieto-Araujo

An interview with Overleaf Advisor Francisco Orlandini - researcher at LabMeC, State University of Campinas, Brazil
By Shelly Miller
Francisco Orlandini photo

" When you start using LaTeX you have the feeling that you can focus on the content of your work rather than worrying about formatting and other issues that just get in your way. Overleaf brings this feeling back." – Francisco Orlandini

Using Overleaf in our LaTeX-based workflow at Language Science Press
By Mary Anne Baynes

A recent blog post from Language Science Press on their LaTeX-based workflow caught our eye towards the end of last year, as they talked about how they were using Overleaf as an integral part of this process.

Lang Sci Press blog Overleaf Trello

We followed up with their coordinator Sebastian Nordhoff to find out more, and here's what he had to say...