# [texhax] boldface Arial math font

Axel E. Retif axretif at igo.com.mx
Sun Aug 5 07:38:04 CEST 2007

On  4 Aug, 2007, at 17:29, Brian Papa wrote:

> Is there a boldface version of the Arial or San Serif fonts
> available in
> math mode...or a way to produce one?  I know there is \mathsf but
> there
> does not seem to be a boldface version of this font as
> \mathbf{mathsf{X}} does not produce a boldface font.
> I need this type of font in math mode in order to properly format
> matrices following a specific journal style.

I've used sfmath.sty

http://dtrx.de/od/tex/sfmath.html

with it, $$\mathbf{X}$$ typesets fine. There is also sansmath.sty,
by Donald Arseneau, but I haven't use it yet.

Best,

Axel