When using GALAH DR3 data, please acknowledge the work of the people involved and provide credits and necessary citations.

GALAH Survey papers to cite

If you have used public GALAH data in your paper, please cite the following papers describing the instruments, survey, and data analysis as appropriate:

The GALAH DR3 overview

The motivation and planned execution of the GALAH survey, and first-light performance of HERMES

The HERMES description paper

Descriptions of the data reduction

For stars from TESS-HERMES survey (survey_name == tess_hermes)

For stars from K2-HERMES survey (survey_name == k2_hermes)

  • The K2-HERMES survey: Data Release 1
    Sharma et al. (in preparation)


We also ask that you include the following acknowledgement in your works:

This work made use of the Third Data Release of the GALAH Survey (Buder et al. 2021). The GALAH Survey is based on data acquired through the Australian Astronomical Observatory, under programs: A/2013B/13 (The GALAH pilot survey); A/2014A/25, A/2015A/19, A2017A/18 (The GALAH survey phase 1); A2018A/18 (Open clusters with HERMES); A2019A/1 (Hierarchical star formation in Ori OB1); A2019A/15 (The GALAH survey phase 2); A/2015B/19, A/2016A/22, A/2016B/10, A/2017B/16, A/2018B/15 (The HERMES-TESS program); and A/2015A/3, A/2015B/1, A/2015B/19, A/2016A/22, A/2016B/12, A/2017A/14 (The HERMES K2-follow-up program). We acknowledge the traditional owners of the land on which the AAT stands, the Gamilaraay people, and pay our respects to elders past and present. This paper includes data that has been provided by AAO Data Central (datacentral.aao.gov.au).

Gaia Acknowledgement

The GALAH Survey relies on the work of the Gaia mission, so please consider including their acknowledgements:

This work has made use of data from the European Space Agency (ESA) mission Gaia (https://www.cosmos.esa.int/gaia), processed by the Gaia Data Processing and Analysis Consortium (DPAC, https://www.cosmos.esa.int/web/gaia/dpac/consortium). Funding for the DPAC has been provided by national institutions, in particular the institutions participating in the Gaia Multilateral Agreement.