Legal Notice

The Legal notice and Data Protection Declaration of Technische Universität Dresden applies with the following restrictions:

Site provider:

Chair of Geoinformatics
Faculty of Environmental Sciences
Technische Universität Dresden

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Lars Bernard
Helmholtzstraße 10
01069 Dresden


Technical administrator:

Daniel Henzen
Phone: (+49) 351 463 39275
Email: Daniel (dot) Henzen (at) tu-dresden (dot) de


Matomo Webanalysis

To improve our web pages, we additionally collect anonymised visitor data using the web analysis tool Matomo (formerly PIWIK).

In order for us to provide you the best possible experience on our website, we need to collect and process certain information. Depending on your use of the Services, that may include:

  • Contact us via email — for example, when you ask for support, send us questions or comments, or report a problem, we will collect your name, email address, message, etc. We use this data solely in connection with answering the queries we receive.
  • Usage data — when you visit our site, we will store: the website from which you visited us from, the parts of our site you visit, the date and duration of your visit, your anonymised IP address, information from the device (device type, operating system, screen resolution, language, country you are located in, and web browser type) you used during your visit. We process this usage data for statistical purposes, to improve our site and to recognize and stop any misuse.
  • Cookies — we use cookies (small data files transferred onto computers or devices by sites) for record-keeping purposes and to enhance functionality on our site. You may deactivate or restrict the transmission of cookies by changing the settings of your web browser. Cookies that are already stored may be deleted at any time.

You can opt out of being tracked by our Matomo Analytics instance below:

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We use cookies on our website. Some of them are essential for the operation of the site, while others help us to improve this site and the user experience (tracking cookies). You can decide for yourself whether you want to allow cookies or not. Please note that if you reject them, you may not be able to use all the functionalities of the site.