Data Collection and Processing

Data Collection and Processing

Visits to this Website are logged. The anonymized IP address currently used by your computer, as well as further technical data pertaining to the data call is recorded.

Session cookies are used within the scope of this Internet session for technical reasons. This data is deleted at the latest when you close your browser.

Data is evaluated only for statistical purposes in anonymized form. No personal user profiles are created.

The data protection officer of the Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research (TROPOS) is available for questions concerning the topic of data protection at
datanschutz(at) or by Phone: ++49 341 2717 7044.


If you would like to register for a newsletter service the required personal data are stored. As a rule this includes your email address, first name and surname as well as other data – depending on the type of offer. Your data are used only in order to provide you with the desired information to your satisfaction and in order to respond to any inquiries. If you wish to cancel your subscription to a newsletter, you can either send us an e-mail, or carry out cancellation by using the respective link at the end of the newsletter.

Data Transmission

Your personal data will only be transmitted to government organizations and authorities in legally required cases and/or for prosecution in the event of attacks on our network infrastructure. Your personal data are not provided to third parties for any other purpose.