[OS X TeX] Query support for Islandic characters

Rowland McDonnell rowland.mcdonnell at physics.org
Sat May 19 21:58:39 CEST 2018

>I’m asking for help - I’m using a template from IEEE as follows
>bare_conf.tex,   V1.3
>%% 2007/01/11
>My co-authors name ha the following Islandic characters: ð and  Þ
>I found a way to write that middle ‘d’ and the first initial of her surname this way:
>And using the following:
>{\dh}r{\’u}   {\TH}horstein
>However, when that compiles the Abstract looks like this:
>And the References section reads:
>The captions for Tables and Figures are also incorrect - Tafla and
>Mynd respectively. Everything else looks ok.

I had a quick search and found a solution here:


What you need to do is add the following to your document 
preamble, after \usepackage[icelandic]{babel}:


although (obviously) with the correct Icelandic terms instead of 
Fizz, Whizz, and Boom.

Hope this helps,

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