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Need to identify font in given image  Topic is solved

Postby lexxie » Sun May 01, 2016 5:51 pm

What are the fonts used in the page layout below? How can I instruct latex to use that font or a very similar one? I need to format my title and section heading like in the example using titlesec.
I have only worked with readymade templates before and have no idea how to.
[img]pdfsample.png[/img]
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Postby Johannes_B » Sun May 01, 2016 7:12 pm

The smart way: Calm down and take a deep breath, read posts and provided links attentively, try to understand and ask if necessary.

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Postby Stefan Kottwitz » Mon May 02, 2016 11:33 am

For readers, Bernard found (in the link already above) that it looks like Adobe Utopia, and we could use erewhon for it, such as in his example:

  1. \documentclass{book}
  2. \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}
  3. \usepackage{geometry}
  4.  
  5. \usepackage[explicit]{titlesec}
  6. \usepackage{array, graphicx} \usepackage[tracking=true]{microtype}
  7. \usepackage{fourier, erewhon} \usepackage{lipsum}% just to generate text for the example
  8.  
  9. \titleformat{\chapter}[display]{\centering\bfseries\Huge\lsstyle}%
  10. {\titlerule[1.5pt]\vskip1ex\scalebox{1}[1.2]{\thechapter}\\[-1ex]\rule{5cm}{0.5pt}}{0ex}%
  11. {#1\endgraf\titlerule\vskip2pt\titlerule[1.5pt]}
  12.  
  13. \titleformat{\section}[block]{\bfseries\LARGE}{}{0em}{\noindent\begin{tabular}{@{}ll@{}}\thesection & \MakeUppercase{#1}\\[-0.1ex]\hline\end{tabular}}
  14.  
  15. \begin{document}
  16. \setcounter{chapter}{10}
  17. \chapter{Green Technology and\\Green Business}
  18. \lipsum[3]
  19.  
  20. \section{Green Business or Sustainable Business}
  21. \lipsum[4]
  22.  
  23. \end{document}


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Btw. the book is "Introduction to sustainable engineering" by R. L. Lag and L. D. Remesh.

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