Some Useful Information for Newcomers
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32611
SCI UFLIB -> Databases -> Database Locator
EI UFLIB -> Databases -> Database Locator
UFLIB -> Journals -> Electronic Journals
Ctex: WinEdt, GSview, …
BibMacros: Manage your .bib files
Templates: IEEE, color
Using Latex Equations in .ppt
Texpoint: Convert Latex equations to .ppt equations
Using “color” template to change the color of the equations
Following is a sample (double click the equation to see
the source codes):
Convert Tex to Word
Tex2Word: Convert Latex files to Word .doc files
This software need MathType to convert the latex
equations to word equations.
Matlab figures can be saved as .eps directly
Visio is a good software to draw figures.
(see next page for how to get visio free)
OLETex is a good software to convert the visio figures
to .eps figures.
(please read the help carefully to install the .eps printer)
College of Engineering students and faculty can
use many Microsoft softwares for FREE
UF faculty and staff (including TA/RA) can buy
MS Office Professional with only $7 in Bookstore.
Use this software to securely "tunnel" into campus over
commodity networks, such as the Internet, and access
services as if they were on campus.
For example: access IEEE website in home.
Research and Writing Papers
There are some materials about Research and Plagiarism
Please use SSH to upload files to this following workstations
(use your @dsp.ufl.edu email username and password):
Post the files at:
Use any FTP software to upload your files to this server,
Use your Gatorlink username and password.