[texhax] How to accent Garcia?

W.J. Metzger wes at hef.kun.nl
Thu Apr 8 08:44:29 CEST 2004

On Wed, 7 Apr 2004, Tom Schneider wrote:
> Dear Texhaxers:
> I have a reference that should have an accent over an i in 'Garcia'.
> This form:
>    Garc\'{i}a
> works, but there is a dot on the i in addition to the accent.
> The LaTeX book by Lamport on page 50 gives a solution: use \imath.
> That is fine, but the i becomes math italic, which will not
> do!
Use \i rather than \imath.
See Lamport's LaTeX book  or  Knuth's TeXbook
> The reference is:
> Phys. Rev. Lett. 90, 057401 (2003)
> Optical Properties of Gold Nanorings
> J. Aizpurua,1 P. Hanarp,2 D. S. Sutherland,2 M. Käll,2 Garnett W.
> Bryant,1 and F. J. García de Abajo
I would have referenced it as J. Aizpurua et al.
Cheers, Wes
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