Bad font: Type3 font “DejaVuSans” first referenced on page 3

ACM or ScholarOne’s manuscript central does not accept Type3 font. To solve this,

You could use either

matplotlib.rcParams['pdf.fonttype'] = 42


matplotlib.rcParams['text.usetex'] = True

change number of ticks matplotlib

I know many graduate students spend most of their time on plotting :)) And often you would have to change the frequency of xticks or yticks or their labels. Here is what I have to change the number of ticks.

Use two lines below to change the number of xticks or yticks in matplotlib in python.

start, end = ax.get_xlim()
ax.xaxis.set_ticks(np.arange(start, end, stepsize))