Privacy Statement

This Privacy Statement describes the general privacy practices for users of this website in accordance with the German data protection and telemedia services laws on the data that will be collected, the purpose for the collection, the protection that will be afforded to the data, the manner and extent to which the data will be shared by the website operator,

Institut für Mikroelektronik Stuttgart – IMS CHIPS
Allmandring 30a
70569 Stuttgart

The website operator takes its data protection policy extremely seriously and handles personal details in compliance with statutory provisions. Note that data transmission over the internet can never be guaranteed to be completely confidential. Comprehensive protection from unauthorized access by others is not realistic.

Access data
The website operator automatically saves only details accessed via this website and stores these as „server logfiles“.
The following data is logged:
•Website visited prior to our site
•Time of access
•Amount of data sent (in byte)
•Source and/or link that you used to link to our site
•Browser in use
•OS in use
•IP address in use

This information will be used for statistical purposes and to improve our site only. The operator reserves the right to check the server logs via the last known IP address of such users, who by reason of certain facts give a hint to an unlawful act.

The website uses cookies. These are small text files that are stored on your computer. Your browser directly accesses these files. Using cookies increases the user-friendliness and security of the website. Most common browsers offer a setup option that prevents the storage of cookies. By setting up the relevant option in your browser you can prevent the storage of cookies on you computer. Please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

Processing personal data
The website operator collects, processes and utilizes all personal data stemming from your visit strictly in accordance with the applicable regulations or you have consented to the collection of the data. Personal information means any information that may be used to identify an individual – like your name, email address and phone number.

How to use contact details
By contacting the website operator using one of the provided contact possibilities your data will be stored and resorted to in order to process and carry out your requests. We will transmit your personal data to third parties.

Newsletter subscription
The website operator offers an electronic newsletter with updates on current happenings and special offers. If you subscribe to the newsletter, we need a valid email address. You may unsubscribe the newsletter to our website by simply clicking on „Unsubscribe“ in the newsletter email and directly delete all personal data (name, email ….).

User rights – Access, correction and cancellation
As user you are entitled to get free written information about the personal data we have stored about you upon request. As long as it is not mandatory to store your data owing to other statutory regulations (f. e. data preservation) the concerned person has the right to the rectification, blocking or cancellation of the personal data.

Any questions about data protection,
please send us an email at:  e-mail