The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences

Automated Biological Calorimetry Facility Acknowledgement in publication

How to properly acknowledge the Automated Biological Calorimetry Facility in publication

All work performed in any Huck Institutes shared facilities should be acknowledged in scholarly reports, presentations, posters, papers, and all other publications.


Why acknowledge

Proper acknowledgment provides a visible measure of the impact of the Huck Institutes shared facilities and is thus essential for our continued funding.


When to acknowledge

  • Any time the Automated Biological Calorimetry facility provides services that support your research.
  • If a staff member has made a significant intellectual contribution beyond routine sample analysis, please consider co-authorship.


Where to acknowledge

  • scholarly reports
  • presentations
  • posters
  • papers
  • publications


Format for the acknowledgment

  • Please acknowledge us as "Penn State Automated Biological Calorimetry Facility - University Park, PA"
  • Publications with work performed on the Automated Biological Calorimetry (ABC) Facility should acknowledge 

    NSF-MRI award DBI-0922974 (Bevilacqua et al 2009).