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If Dragonfly played a critical part in your research or directly impacted results, you should cite it as a reference or text citation in your publication.
Citations should contain the name of the software product used, the version number of the software, as well as an indication of ownership. Please note that software citation is an evolving area and some publishers may issue their own guidelines.
Dragonfly 2020.2 [Computer software]. Object Research Systems (ORS) Inc, Montreal, Canada, 2020; software available at http://www.theobjects.com/dragonfly.
Example text reference:
The [data analysis, images] for this paper was generated using Dragonfly software, Version 2020.2 for [Windows]. Object Research Systems (ORS) Inc, Montreal, Canada, 2020; software available at http://www.theobjects.com/dragonfly. You may also provide additional details, if applicable. This information could include specific modules, sub-routines, scripts, parameters, or workflows used.