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AKARI Guidelines for Pubilcation

Last Update : 2014/12/19

What's New!

2014/12/19: References for Far-infrared All-Sky Survey Maps are added.
2014/12/19: References for NEP Point Source Catalogue are added.
2012/11/13: References for LMC Point Source Catalogue are added.
2009/03/30: References for All-Sky Point Source Catalogues are added. Page refreshed.
2009/02/11: Acknowledgment rule slightly modified (not necessary to be a footnote)
2007/10/19: Reference data updated
2007/06/15: Page Open

When publishing AKARI data in a journal or proceedings, you are requested to follow the following guidelines.

  1. Report to PS administrator (LS/MP only)
  2. Acknowledgment
  3. References
  4. Publication List


1. Contact to PS_proposal administrator (LS/MP users)

If your study uses the LS and/or MP data during the proprietary period, plase follow the rules described in the URL below:

AKARI / Prioritized Study (PS) Proposal [English] [Japanese] (password required).

OT users do not need to follow this procedure.


2. Acknowledgments

Please include the following text as a footnote to the title of your paper;

"Based on observations with AKARI, a JAXA project with the participation of ESA."
or in the acknowledgement:
"This research is based on observations with AKARI, a JAXA project with the participation of ESA."


3. References

Please refer to the relevant papers of the AKARI mission, the instrument(s) and software you use for your research.
AKARI Mission
The Infrared Astronomical Mission AKARI
Murakami, H., et al., 2007, PASJ 59, S369--S376
http://pasj.asj.or.jp/v59/sp2/59s201/59s23127.pdf

OR

ASTRO-F Infrared Sky Survey mission
Murakami, H., 2004, SPIE 5487, 330.

Infrared Camera (IRC)
The Infrared Camera (IRC) for AKARI - Design and Imaging Performance
Onaka, T. et al. 2007, PASJ 59, S401-S410
http://pasj.asj.or.jp/v59/sp2/59s204/59s23063.pdf

OR

The Infrared Camera (IRC) on board the ASTRO-F: Laboratory Tests and Expected Performance
Onaka, T. et al., 2004, SPIE 5487, 338.

Far-Infrared Surveyor (FIS)
The Far-Infrared Surveyor (FIS) for AKARI
Kawada, M. et al. 2007, PASJ 59, S389--S400
http://pasj.asj.or.jp/v59/sp2/59s203/59s23079.pdf

OR

Far-Infrared Surveyor: design, operation, and performance
Kawada, M., Shibai, H., Kaneda, H., ; Nakagawa, T., 2004, SPIE 5487, 369

Telescope
In-orbit focal adjustment of the AKARI telescope with IRC images
Kaneda, H. et al. 2007, PASJ 59, S423--S427
http://pasj.asj.or.jp/v59/sp2/59s212/59s23067.pdf

Cryogenics
Flight Performance of the AKARI Cryogenic System
Nakagawa, T. et al. 2007, PASJ 59, S377--S387
http://pasj.asj.or.jp/v59/sp2/59s202/59s23130.pdf

Software toolkits
AKARI IRC Data User Manual Version 1.4
Lorente, R., Onaka, T., Ita, Y., Ohyama, Y., Pearson, C.P., 2007
[PDF (2.6MB)]

AKARI IRC Data User Manual for Phase 3 Version 1.4
Onaka, T., Lorente, R., Ita, Y., Ohyama, Y., Tanabe, T., Pearson, C.P., 2009
[PDF (4.3MB)]

AKARI FIS Data User Manual Version 1.3
Verdugo, E., Yamamura, I., Pearson, C.P., 2007
[PDF (4.1MB)]

All-Sky Survey Point Source Catalogues
AKARI-FIS Bright Source Catalogue Release note Version 1.0
Yamamura, I., Makiuti, S., Ikeda, N., Fukuda, Y, Oyabu, S, Koga, T., White, G. J., 2010
[PDF (5.0MB)]

AKARI-IRC Point Source Catalogue Release note Version 1.0
Kataza, H., Alfageme, C., Cassatella, A., Cox, N., Fujiwara, H., Ishihara, D., Oyabu, S., Salama, A., Takita, S., and Yamamura, I., 2010
[PDF (1.1MB)]

The AKARI/IRC Mid-Infrared All-Sky Survey
Ishihara, D., Onaka, T., Kataza, H., Salama, A., Alfageme, C., Cassatella, A., Cox, N., Garcia-Lario, P., et al.
http://www.aanda.org/articles/aa/abs/2010/06/aa13811-09/aa13811-09.html

LMC Survey Point Source Catalogue
AKARI/Infrared Camera Survey of the Large Magellanic Cloud. I. Point-Source Catalog
Kato, D., Ita, Y., Onaka, T., et al., 2012, AJ, 144, 179
[AJ page]

AKARI/Infrared Camera Survey of the Large Magellanic Cloud. I. Point-Source Catalog
Ita, Y., Onaka, T., Kato, D., et al., 2008, PASJ, 60, SP2, S435
[PDF (5.2MB)]

North Ecliptic Point Source Catalogues
AKARI North Ecliptic Pole Deep Survey - Revision of the catalogue via a new image analysis
Murata, K., Matsuhara, H., Wada, T., et al., 2013, A&A, 559, A132

The AKARI NEP-Deep survey: a mid-infrared source catalogue
Takagi, T., Matsuhara, H., Goto, T., et al., 2012, A&A, 537, A24

The North Ecliptic Pole Wide survey of AKARI: a near- and mid-infrared source catalog
Kim, S. J., Lee, H. M., Matsuhara, H., et al., 2012, A&A, 548, A29

AKARI Far-Infrared All-Sky Survey Maps
The AKARI Far-Infrared All-Sky Survey Maps
Doi, Y., Takita, S., Ootsubo, T., et al., PASJ, submitted

Calibration of the AKARI Far-infrared All Sky Survey Maps
Takita, S., Doi, Y., Ootsubo, T., et al., PASJ, submitted


4. Publication List

You are kindly requested to report to the project when the paper is accepted / published. For the moment, please send the following information to the Helpdesk.
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