For many a year,

I have travelled many a mile

To lands far away I’ve gone

to see the mountains,

The oceans I’ve been to view.

But I failed to see that lay

Not two steps from my home

On a sheaf of paddy grain

A glistening drop of dew.

(Rabindranath Tagore)

& Tools
References & Bibliography
  • Jabref
    Open source bibliography reference manager that uses BibTeX.

  • Scimeter word clouds
    Tools to create word clouds without need to upload a file; you only need to type an author's name!

Here you will find a series of software and web tools which I find useful for my work.

LaTeX and graphics
  • Draw SVG
    Online Inkscape alternative, useful to edit SVG files.

  • Inkscape
    Free and open-source vector graphics editor; it can create or edit vector graphics such as illustrations, diagrams, line arts, charts, logos and complex paintings.

  • LateXit!
    Small utility that allows you to quickly typeset LaTeX equations, without bothering with file creation, preambles, and so on. The PDF image obtained can then be exported by drag'n drop to any application supporting it.

  • Detextify
    Just draw the symbol you are looking for and get the latex code.