IRIS Citations

List of IRIS Citations

Available for download in PDF (2.8 MB) or MS Word (1.1 MB) format is an alphabetical list of citations in which IRIS is acknowledged. These documents were last updated in July 2014.

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If you would like us to acknowledge a publication in which IRIS is cited, you can do so using this form.

How to Cite IRIS in Your Publications

To cite IRIS Data Services:

The facilities of IRIS Data Services, and specifically the IRIS Data Management Center, were used for access to waveforms, related metadata, and/or derived products used in this study. IRIS Data Services are funded through the Seismological Facilities for the Advancement of Geoscience and EarthScope (SAGE) Proposal of the National Science Foundation under Cooperative Agreement EAR-1261681

To cite the GSN:

Global Seismographic Network (GSN) is a cooperative scientific facility operated jointly by the Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology (IRIS), the United States Geological Survey (USGS), and the National Science Foundation (NSF), under Cooperative Agreement EAR-1261681.

To cite OBSIP:

In any publications or reports resulting from the use of OBSIP instruments, please include the following statement in the acknowledgements section:

"The data used in this research was provided by instruments from the Ocean Bottom Seismograph Instrument Pool (http://www.obsip.org) which is funded by the National Science Foundation under cooperative agreement OCE-1112722."

OBSIP data are archived at the IRIS Data Management Center (http://www.iris.edu)

Please provide the OBSIP Management Office with copies of any publications related to your experiment.

To cite PASSCAL:

Acknowledgment - In any publications or reports resulting from the use of the PASSCAL instruments, please include the following statement in the acknowledgment section. You are also encouraged to acknowledge NSF, DOE and IRIS in any contacts with the news media or in general articles.

The seismic instruments were provided by the Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology (IRIS) through the PASSCAL Instrument Center at New Mexico Tech. Data collected will be available through the IRIS Data Management Center. The facilities of the IRIS Consortium are supported by the National Science Foundation under Cooperative Agreement EAR-1261681 and the DOE National Nuclear Security Administration.

To cite the PASSCAL Polar Support Services:

Acknowledgment - In any publications or reports resulting from the using IRIS' Polar-specific instruments or support, please include the following statement in the acknowledgment section. You are also encouraged to acknowledge NSF and IRIS in any contacts with the news media or in general articles.

The seismic instruments were provided by the Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology (IRIS) through the PASSCAL Polar Support Services. Data collected will be available through the IRIS Data Management Center. The facilities of the IRIS Consortium are supported by the National Science Foundation under Cooperative Agreement EAR-1261681.

To cite Transportable Array:

Data from the TA network were made freely available as part of the EarthScope USArray facility, operated by Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology (IRIS) and supported by the National Science Foundation, under Cooperative Agreements EAR-1261681.

To cite the USArray Magnetotellurics Program:

Data from the USArray MT network were made freely available as part of the EarthScope USArray facility, operated by Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology (IRIS) and supported by the National Science Foundation, under Cooperative Agreements EAR-1261681.

To cite IRIS Education & Outreach:

Materials provided by the IRIS Education and Outreach Program have been used in this study. The facilities of the IRIS Consortium are supported by the National Science Foundation under Cooperative Agreement EAR-1063471.

To cite data retrieved from IRIS holdings, please view the FDSN Citation Page.