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I am trying to make plots, using PyPlot, that have latex equations. Does anyone know how to change the font of the default latex render in PyPlot? Right now I am using the following:.
Click here to download the full example code. Matplotlib has the option to use LaTeX to manage all text layout. This option is available with the following backends:.
Is there a way to change the font used? This would provide aesthetic consistency in LaTeX documents. I know you can use tikZ, but there are currently bugs with that functionality, and I find exporting PDFs is a better idea anyway as you can open individual files if you wish.
I wrote an article about font sizes in LaTeXwhich has become a hugely popular post. Other features of a font can be summarized as its style. The font style describes whether a font is with decorations serif or without sans serif as well as other features of its appreance bold, italic, etc.
After several months of working with 11pt CMR both on screen and paper, I have decided to look for some alternative, because CMR text appeared to me too " light ". A brief search resulted in finding a good collection of free LaTeX fonts, where besides the font appearance one can get information on the installation and activation of a particular font in LaTeX. After few weeks of trying different fonts from that collection, I have stopped my choice on Bitstream Charter Charter BT as the font for the "body" text:.
The effect of these commands is as long as is until the next command or the document is finished. By using the default classes and sizes, one can use 12 different font sizes: 5pt, 6pt, 7pt, 8pt, 9pt, 10pt, 11pt, 12pt, 14pt, 17pt, 20pt and 25pt. To use more, one need first To use more font sizes, you first need a font in which has the desired size, i.