Preparation of manuscripts for the American Journal of Physics using LaTeX, as adapted for Authorea

Abstract

This sample article is intended as a tutorial, template, and reference for AJP authors, illustrating most of the LaTeX and REVTeX features that authors will need. For a more comprehensive introduction to LaTeX, numerous books (Kopka 2004) and online references such as the LaTeX Project website11LaTeX Project Web Site, $$<$$www.latex-project.org/$$>$$ and LaTeX Wikibooks website22LaTeX (Wikibook), $$<$$en.wikibooks.org/wiki/LaTeX/$$>$$ are available. Documentation for the REVTeX package can be found on the APS RevTeX website.33REVTeX 4 Home Page, $$<$$authors.aps.org/revtex4/$$>$$