Data use policy

Copyright of the DAWEX radiosonde soundings data provided here belongs to 
Research Institute for Sustainable Humanosphere (RISH), Kyoto University. 
Please carefully read the following data use policy. 

1. Data use contact 

   Before you use the observation data for any scientific presentations and
   publications, you should send us the following information by E-mail.

    E-mail address:
    Purpose of data use:

   *If you are a student, please include name, affiliation, and E-mail address
    of your supervisor.
   *The personal information obtained here is used only for providing users
    with updates about the radiosonde sounding data. It is not shared with
    any other people.

   [Contact address]
     Research Institute for Sustainable Humanosphere (RISH), Kyoto University  
     Professor Toshitaka Tsuda, RISH metadata management group   

2. Data use agreement

   (1) Before you publish your paper, please inform us of it.
   (2) When your paper has been published, please send a copy to the above
       contact address.
   (3) Please include the acknowledgment of data use in any publications. 
       For example, if you use the DAWEX radiosonde soundings data, please
       add the following acknowledgment.

       Data acquisition of DAWEX radiosonde soundings data has been done by
       Research Institute for Sustainable Humanosphere (RISH), Kyoto University.
       Distribution of the data has been partly supported by the IUGONET
       (Inter-university Upper atmosphere Global Observation NETwork) project
       ( funded by the Ministry of Education, Culture, 
       Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), Japan.