Data from the IRIS network depends on the coordinated efforts of
many peoples from several nations. The authors wish to thank those who
have conceived the instrument: E. Fossat and G. Grec; those who have
contributed to build and maintain all instruments on site: B. Gelly,
J.F. Manigault, G. Rouget, J. Demarcq, G. Galou, A. Escobar, J.M.
Robillot; those who have operated the observing sites: M. Baijumamov,
S. Ehgamberdiev, S. Ilyasov, S. Khalikov, I. Khamitov, G. Menshikov,
S. Raubaev, J.T. Hoeksema, Z. Benkhaldoun, M. Lazrek, S. Kadiri, H.
Touma, M. Anguera, A. Jimenez, P.L. Palle, A. Pimienta, C. Regulo, T.
Roca Cortes, L. Sanchez, F.X. Schmider; R. Luckhurst, those who have
developed the analysis software: S. Ehgamberdiev, S. Khalikov, E.
Fossat, B. Gelly, M. Lazrek, P.L. Palle, L. Sanchez, E. Gavryuseva, V.
Gavryusev; and those who have contributed to the success of the IRIS
project in other critical ways: P. Delache, D. Gough, I. Roxburgh, F.
Hill, T. Roca-Cortes, G. Zatsepin, T. Yuldashbaev, L. Woltjer, H. Van
der Laan, D. Hofstadt, J. Kennewell, D. Cole, P. Scherrer, F. Sanchez,
J.P. Veziant and the Birmingham University Solar Network for sharing
the observational facility in Tenerife.
© European Southern Observatory (ESO) 1997
Online publication: June 5, 1998