Other specifics of the format can be seen in this example document that can be used as a guide for formatting theses and dissertations.
Students are required to meet with the their Thesis Format Advisor at least two weeks before they defend their thesis.
This document describes how to use the puthesis (Purdue University thesis, v1.9.23) La Te X template in the Overleaf editor to prepare Master theses and Ph D dissertations.
Please note that at the present time, Overleaf is not a suitable platform for Theses that include export controlled information.
2) On how to use Overleaf: Please see our Help section, and our short video guide to writing your thesis in La Te X. Jaeger (markj at purdue.edu), Manager, Thesis/Dissertation Office.% See % for documentclass options.
% % Please note that at the present time, Overleaf is not a % suitable platform for Theses that include export controlled % information.\title % First author name with first name first is used for cover.% Second author name with last name first is used for abstract.If your thesis was generated from a project with a Technology Control Plan, please contact [email protected] proceeding.Guidelines for getting started Open the template and replace the title, author, and other information there with your information. For more help and information 1) On the thesis template: Please see the University's Frequently asked questions section.\author % First is long title of degree (used on cover).% Second is abbreviation for degree (used in abstract).Depending on the size of the file(s) you are downloading, the system may take some time to download them. For theses, the Purdue Polytechnic Institute has adopted the APA, parenthetical citation format as implemented by Purdue University as the format for theses and dissertations.Students who are not required to take TECH 646 may use the following guidelines to ensure their thesis or dissertation is acceptably formatted.Foremost, students should use the University Microsoft Word Thesis template which is available on the graduate school's web site.