[texhax] Boldface

Kevin Godby godbyk at gmail.com
Thu Oct 16 01:24:56 CEST 2008

You could try something like this:


Note that \mathbold should be used carefully:


To save some typing, I'd write a shortcut macro:


and use it like this:

  ``Our macro \Evec{} can be used in non-math mode or in math mode $\Evec$.''

--Kevin Godby

On Wed, Oct 15, 2008 at 5:23 PM, Prof. Sheila Prasad <prasad at ece.neu.edu> wrote:
> I am using \mathcal{E} to get a script E. I want it in boldface to
> indicate a vector. How do I get this?
> Sheila Prasad
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>  Northeastern University
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