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We, RIKEN and the Japan Synchrotron Radiation Research Institute (hereinafter referred to as “JASRI”), collect basic information on anyone visiting the SPring-8 website, http://www.spring8.or.jp/ (hereinafter referred to as “this website”), for the purpose of improving the convenience in the provision of information and in the acceptance of inquiries to RIKEN/JASRI through this website.  The information collected is used only within the activities of RIKEN/JASRI and is never used for any other purpose.

  1. Scope of information to be collected
    This website automatically collects information pertaining to visits to this website, including such information as domain names, IP addresses, query information, and a record of pages visited on this site.
    When you request publications or data, or fill out questionnaires or application forms, you may be requested to give your name, address, e-mail address, and other information.
  2. Collection and analysis of access logs and use of cookies
    Google Analytics, a service of Google LLC, is used in order to understand the status of utilization of this website, and to improve the contents and services. Google Analytics uses cookies to collect information on browsing activity for this website.
    User information recorded and/or analyzed using Google Analytics contains absolutely no information by which specific individuals can be identified. This user information is managed according to the Google LLC Privacy Policy. See the Google Analytics website for an explanation of the Google Analytics Terms of Service. See the Google LLC website for an explanation of the Google Privacy Policy.
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  3. Exceptions to the use of information
    RIKEN/JASRI shall not disclose the collected information, nor use the information for purposes other than that described above, except in cases when a request has been made to disclose the collected information by law, when unlawful acts such as illegal access have occurred, and when other special reasons arise.
  4. Safekeeping of information
    RIKEN/JASRI shall administer the collected information and take the measures necessary for administration, such as preventing the leakage of the information.
  5. Scope of application of this policy
    This privacy policy applies only to this website.  Please be aware that this policy does not apply to the management of information by other websites.
  6. Others
    RIKEN/JASRI may revise this Privacy Policy if necessary.

For further information, please contact:

Public Relations Office
Japan Synchrotron Radiation Research Institute
1-1-1, Kouto, Sayo-cho, Sayo-gun, Hyogo 679-5198, Japan
Tel: +81-791-58-2785 Fax: +81-791-58-2786 e-mail: www-pratspring8.or.jp
Last modified 2020-09-16 09:36