Acknowledgment & Co-authorship

All work performed in any of the Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences’ shared facilities should be acknowledged in scholarly reports, presentations, posters, papers, and all other publications. Proper acknowledgment provides a visible measure of the impact of the Huck Institutes’ shared facilities and is essential for our continued funding.

When to Acknowledge or Provide Co-Authorship 

  • Include an acknowledgement 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.

Instrumentation

NIH grant for Rigaku Micromax MM007 – Crystallography and BioSAXS ports

Research reported here is supported by the NIH grant S10 OD028589 for the X-ray instrumentation upgrade for single crystal diffraction and solution small angle scattering, to Dr. Neela Yennawar, X-ray Crystallography core facility, Penn State Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences. 

NIH grant for Wyatt SEC-MALS system

Research reported here is supported by the NIH grant S10 OD030490 for the Wyatt SEC-MALS system to Dr. Neela Yennawar, X-ray Crystallography core facility, Penn State Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences.

Format for Acknowledgment

Please acknowledge us as “Penn State X-Ray Crystallography Facility - University Park, PA

Notify Facility of Acknowledgement

Please notify the X-Ray Crystallography Facility when your scholarly report, presentation, poster, or paper containing a facility acknowledgement is published. Accurately quantifying the impact of our facility helps to keep the facility open and available.

NIH and NSF Grant Attribution

Language for how our facilities may be described in grant proposals to both the National Institutes of Health and the National Science Foundation can be found here.