Privacy Policy

Information about the article 13 of Legislative Decree no. N. 196 of 2003 concerning the processing of personal data: the Legislative Decree 30th June 2003 n. 196, ‘Code on protection of personal data’, provides for a system of safeguards to protect treatments performed on personal data; the applicant may, under Article. 7 of Legislative Decree no. N. 196/2003, access to his personal information at the site to verify its use or, where applicable, to correct it, update it in accordance with the law, or to delete it if treated in violation of law.

1) The Responsible of the treatment

Following consultation of this site, data related to identified or identifiable persons may be processed. The responsible of their treatment is Prof. Mario Agostino Rocca, University of Genoa, Department of Physics, Via Dodecaneso 33, 16146 Genoa, Italy.

2) Place of data processing

The processing operations connected to this web site take place at the Department of Physics of the University  of Genoa.

3) Personal data collected and its use.

Personal information is requested when compiling the application form.
The decision to proceed with any activity that requests personal information is ultimately up to you. However, if you do not wish to provide the requested information it will not be possible to complete the registration.

4) Rights of interested parties

The subjects to whom the personal data refer to have the right at any time to obtain confirmation of the existence of such data and to know its content and origin, to verify its accuracy or to request its integration or updating or correction. Pursuant to the same article, they have the right to request cancellation, transformation into anonymous form or blocking of data processed in violation of the law, and to oppose in any case, for legitimate reasons, to its treatment.

5) Security and Quality of Personal Information

To protect your personal information, we have taken security measures, consistent with the practices on information at the international level. These measures include technical and procedural steps to protect your data from abuse, unauthorized access or publishing, loss, alteration, or destruction.

6) Use of Cookies

Cookies are small files saved to the user’s computers hard drive that track, save and store information about the user’s interactions and usage of the website.

Types of cookies used

Statistical data

This website uses partner for statistical data, such as Google Analytics, to collect statistical and analytical data about the use of the website by its visitors. For example, these partners collect and compile data on page views on the search engines and keywords they used to find your site, on the links which are accessible from the site, and other similar data. These statistics are not used to track user activity on other websites.

Third parties content

This site contains cookies from third parties, such as Google Analytics.

User’s choices with respect to cookies

We recommend not to restrict or block cookies. However, if you choose to do so, you must consider the following. Detailed information on cookies are also available on the website .

Browser cookies

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Statistical data

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