Dan Romik

An Invitation to MadHat and Mathematical Typesetting

About the Book

This book describes MadHat, a desktop app for creating beautiful documents and presentations.  Author Dan Romik, spent several years building this next-generation mathematical typesetting software system. Madhat aims to combine the rich features and high typesetting quality of more established systems like TeX/LaTeX with more modern digital publishing and presentation capabilities such as animations and other dynamic content. In this book, he describes MadHat in detail and lays out his vision for what a modern mathematical typesetting should enable its users to do, and how MadHat aims to fulfill that vision.

The Madhat software and further information is available at madhat.design.

About the Author

Dan Romik is a professor of mathematics at the University of California, Davis. In addition to doing research in several areas of mathematics, such as combinatorics, analytic number theory and metric geometry, he develops mathematical software. He is the author of the mathematics textbooks The Surprising Mathematics of Longest Increasing Subsequences and Topics in Complex Analysis.

Managing Editors

  • Colin Adams
  • Eric Friedlander
  • Sergei Tabachnikov

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  • George Andrews
  • Colin Adams
  • Eric Friedlander
  • Robert Ghrist
  • Joel Hass
  • Robion Kirby
  • Alex Kontorovich
  • Sergei Tabachnikov

AMR Monographs for the Profession
Volume 1

ISBN: 978-1-959384-02-1


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Author's Page for this book

More on Madhat and the free Madhat software is available at  madhat.design. Click the button for the  author’s website.