5.3 Publication

The proposers /guest observers shall make available the salient results of the data analysis to the scientific community through publication in appropriate journals.

All the publications shall acknowledge the AstroSat data service, by including a phrase “AstroSat -along with the name of the payload(s)” whose data is used for analysis/ interpretation in the abstract.

When publishing a paper using AstroSat data, please include the following acknowledgement.

“This publication uses the data from the AstroSat mission of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), archived at the Indian Space Science Data Centre (ISSDC)”.

If a user has used already published AstroSat results and carried out further interpretation or modeling, the following statement may be included in the acknowledgement.

“The research is based (partially or to a significant extent) on the results obtained from the AstroSat mission of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), archived at the Indian Space Science Data Centre (ISSDC)”.

ISRO may use any/all results that are derived from AstroSat data and published through academic papers in journals or any other publications by the user, for its own use, in its reports and publications with due reference/ acknowledgements  to such journals and publications.