# [texhax] Bolding Greek symbols under Maths

Phil Sackinger pasacki at sandia.gov
Mon Jan 26 22:44:58 CET 2004

http://www.tex.ac.uk/cgi-bin/texfaq2html?label=boldgreek
On Tue, 2004-01-20 at 12:47, Ian Watson wrote:
> How do I embolden Greek symbols when doing equations. The $\mathbf{\beta}$
> does not change beta from italics to bold. The same problem remains in
> equation environment ($$...$$).
>
> I'm sure it's something simple but I can't find it in any of my Latex
> books.
>