Unofficial LaTeX template for PhD theses at the University of Stuttgart, Germany.
For a template for master, bachelor and other thesis, please head to the scientific thesis template.
- UTF-8 files
- output format is A5
- title page
- nice chapter headings
- important LaTeX packages are enabled
- TeX4ht conversion enabled by
- biblatex+biber instead of plain bibtex
- Windows: Recent MiKTeX
- Mac OS X: Recent TeX Live (e.g. through MacTeX) - Try
sudo tlmgr update --allif you encounter issues with biblatex
- Linux: Recent TeX Live distribution
thesis-example.texis the main document
latexmk -Cfor cleaning up
Renaming the template
You probably don't want your document to be named
example. In order to change this,
replace the term
thesis-example by e. g.
thesis-musterfrau in the following locations:
|Makefile||MASTER_TEX = thesis-example.tex|
Using with your git repository
This howto assumes that you have not a git repository for your thesis.
If you have, just add https://github.com/latextemplates/uni-stuttgart-dissertation-template.git as upstream and merge the branch
template into your
- Open command line
git clone https://github.com/latextemplates/uni-stuttgart-dissertation-template.git
git remote rename origin github
git checkout -b master
Now, you are on the master branch, where you can write your thesis and push it to your (remote) origin repository, in case you have one.
Merging updates from the template
If you want to merge updates from github, do the following:
git fetch github
git merge github/template
https://github.com/latextemplates/uni-stuttgart-computer-science-template is a LaTeX template for Master, Bachelor, Diploma, and Student Theses at the University of Stuttgart, Computer Science. It has some more LaTeX packages included.