Rules of the Road (Rules of the Road)

  Please acknowledge the IUGONET Project when you publish the results obtained by using the data and/or tools provided by the IUGONET Project. We ask you to include the word of "IUGONET" apparently in your acknowledgement part of your paper, or an equivalent place. Also, please observe/follow the requirement from each PI of the observation equipment, and acknowledge accordingly. It would be highly appreciated to acknowledge the IUGONET project by citing the appropriate paper(s) in the following list in your publications.


  1. Yatagai, A., Y. Tanaka, S. Abe, A. Shinbori, M. Yagi, S. UeNo, Y. Koyama, N. Umemura, M. Nosé, T. Hori, Y. Sato, N. O. Hashiguchi, N. Kaneda and IUGONET project team, Interuniversity upper atmosphere global observation network (IUGONET) metadata database and analysis software, Data Sci. J. , 13, 2014

  2. Hayashi, H., Y. Koyama, T. Hori, Y. Tanaka, S. Abe, A. Shinbori, M. Kagitani, T. Kouno, D. Yoshida, S. UeNo, N. Kaneda, M. Yoneda, N. Umemura, H. Tadokoro, T. Motoba and IUGONET project team, Inter-university Upper Atmosphere Global Observation NETwork (IUGONET), Data Sci. J., 12, WDS179-WDS184, doi: 10.2481/dsj.WDS-030, 2013 [Recommended]

About Web Service

  1. Abe, S., N. Umemura, Y. Koyama, Y. Tanaka, M. Yagi, A. Yatagai, A. Shinbori, S. UeNo, Y. Sato and N. Kaneda, Progress of the IUGONET system - metadata database for upper atmosphere ground-based observation data, Earth, Planets and Space, 66, doi: 10.1186/1880-5981-66-133, 2014 [Recommended]

About Analysis Software

  1. Tanaka, Y., A. Shinbori, T. Hori, Y. Koyama, S. Abe, N. Umemura, Y. Sato, M. Yagi, S. Ueno, A. Yatagai, Y. Ogawa and Y. Miyoshi, Analysis software for upper atmospheric data developed by the IUGONET project and its application to polar science, Adv. Polar Sci., 24, 231-240, doi: 10.3724/SP.J.1085.2013.00231, 2013 [Recommended]