IRIS Citations

List of IRIS Citations

Available for download in PDF (2 Mb) or MS Word (2 Mb) format is an alphabetical list of citations in which IRIS is acknowledged. These documents were last updated in March 2013.

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How to Cite IRIS in Your Publications

To cite the DMS:

The facilities of the IRIS Data Management System, and specifically the IRIS Data Management Center, were used for access to waveform and metadata required in this study.

The IRIS DMS is funded through the National Science Foundation and specifically the GEO Directorate through the Instrumentation and Facilities Program of the National Science Foundation under Cooperative Agreement EAR-1063471.

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).

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-1063471, the NSF Office of Polar Programs and the DOE National Nuclear Security Administration.

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-0323309, EAR-0323311, EAR-0733069.

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.