The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences

X-Ray Crystallography Facility Acknowledgement in publication

How to properly acknowledge the X-Ray Crystallography 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 X-Ray Crystallography 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 X-Ray Crystallography Facility - University Park, PA"