Acknowledge UKIRT data in your Papers
Depending on when the data were obtained, an acknowledgement as described
below should appear in the acknowledgement section of any published paper
containing UKIRT data:
"UKIRT is owned by the University
of Hawaii (UH) and operated by the UH Institute for Astronomy; operations
are enabled through the cooperation of the East Asian Observatory."
If you are using any UKIRT data obtained between November 1, 2014 and
May 31, 2017, add the following sentence:
"When (some of) the data reported
here were acquired, UKIRT was supported by NASA and operated under an
agreement among the University of Hawaii, the University of Arizona, and
Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Center; operations were enabled through
the cooperation of the East Asian Observatory."
If you are using any UKIRT data obtained prior to November 1st, 2014,
add the following sentence:
"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."
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."