Acknowledge UKIRT data in your Papers
The following acknowledgement should appear in any published paper
containing data obtained with the UKIRT :
"UKIRT is supported by NASA
and operated under an agreement among the University of Hawaii, the
University of Arizona, and Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Center;
operations are enabled through the cooperation of the East Asian
If you are using any UKIRT data obtained prior to November 1st, 2014,
the following sentence should appear in the acknowledgement of the
"When the data (/
When some of the data) reported here were acquired, UKIRT was
operated by the Joint Astronomy Centre on behalf of the Science and
Technology Facilities Council of the U.K."
Please use either or both of the above sentences as appropriate.
In addition, any paper containing data obtained during UKIRT Service
observing should mention the Service Programme either in the
section, the acknowledgements, or both. e.g.,
"Some of the data
reported here were obtained as part of the
UKIRT Service Programme"
Any paper containing data obtained using IRPOL2 should also include
following (or similar) acknowledgment:
"We thank the Department of
Physical Sciences, University of
Hertfordshire, for providing IRPOL2 for the UKIRT."