A "Quick Start" Introduction to LaTeX

Title : A "Quick Start" Introduction to LaTeX

Date : 25 March 2021 (Thursday) 2:00pm – 4:30pm (Webex)

Synopsis : This workshop provides a basic introduction to LaTeX. It focuses on providing participants with the basic understanding of the various command in a LaTeX document with includes referencing, inserting figures, tables and algorithms. It will be a hands-on session using Overleaf as the LaTeX compiler and JabRef as the referencing manager. At the end of this workshop, participants should be able to understand the basic structure of a LaTeX document, be introduced to some of the basic commands or packages, manage references using JabRef, and successfully typeset manuscripts using LaTeX templates and Overleaf.

Speaker : Dr Teh Je Sen hold a PhD in Computer Sciences, specializing in cryptography and cryptanalysis. Prior to being an academic, he has worked in Intel as a Design Automation engineer. He is actively conducting reserach in cryptography, designing,  and cryptanalizing encryption algorithms bse on variuos approaches such as GPU parallel processing and machine learning. To date, he has co-authored over 30 papers in high impact factor journals and reputable indexed conferences, almost all of which have been typeset using LaTeX.

Workshop Video :

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