Data privacy

Below we inform you about the processing of personal data when using the website www.ispc-conference.org. Personal data are all data that can be related to you personally.

The person responsible within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation and the State Data Protection Act NRW is Department of Experimental Physics II, Prof. Achim von Keudell, achim.vonkeudell@rub.de.

Description and scope of data processing

Each time you visit our website, information about the calling computer is required to provide the information (required for the provision of information, legal basis Art. 6 (1), letter e). The following data is processed here:

  1. Information about the browser type and version used
  2. The operating system of the user
  3. The IP address of the user that will be anonymized immediately after completion of the provision of information by curtailment. 
  4. Date and time of access
  5. Websites from which the system of the user reaches our website

The anonymized data is also stored in the log files of our system. A storage of this data together with other personal data of the user does not take place.

The processing of the data is necessary to provide the website is required for the operation of the website. There is therefore no contradiction on the part of the user.

Use of cookies

Our website uses cookies. Cookies are files that are stored in the Internet browser or by the internet browser on the calling system. We use cookies to maintain the user's language preferences. On our websites, no identifying cookies are used.

E-mail contact

When contacting us by email, the information you provide (email address, other information you have provided) will be processed and stored by us to answer your questions.

Your rights as a concerned person

If you process personal data, you are i.S.d. DSGVO and you have the following rights to the person responsible: You may ask for confirmation as to whether personal information relating to you is being processed. If such processing is available you may receive information about the purpose, the data, the origin of the data, the recipient of data (including international transfers) and the duration of the storage. You have the right to correct the data if it is incorrect or incomplete. Under different conditions, you have the right to delete the data or limit the processing. In particular, data that you have voluntarily provided must be deleted if you withdraw your consent. If data has been disclosed, the deletion will also apply to the recipients of data and we will inform you of the recipients of your data. For questions and complaints, you can always contact the responsible supervisory authority (Landesbeauftragte für den Datenschutz NRW, http://ldi.nrw.de)


Accountability for content

The contents of our pages have been created with the utmost care. However, we cannot guarantee the contents' accuracy, completeness or topicality. According to statutory provisions, we are furthermore responsible for our own content on these web pages. In this context, please note that we are accordingly not obliged to monitor merely the transmitted or saved information of third parties, or investigate circumstances pointing to illegal activity. Our obligations to remove or block the use of information under generally applicable laws remain unaffected by this as per §§ 8 to 10 of the Telemedia Act (TMG).

Accountability for links

Responsibility for the content of external links (to web pages of third parties) lies solely with the operators of the linked pages. No violations were evident to us at the time of linking. Should any legal infringement become known to us, we will remove the respective link immediately.


Our web pages and their contents are subject to German copyright law. Unless expressly permitted by law (§ 44a et seq. of the copyright law), every form of utilizing, reproducing or processing works subject to copyright protection on our web pages requires the prior consent of the respective owner of the rights. Individual reproductions of a work are allowed only for private use, so must not serve either directly or indirectly for earnings. Unauthorized utilization of copyrighted works is punishable (§ 106 of the copyright law).