Cookies Policy in EU

A cookie is a small piece of text sent to your browser by a website you visit. It helps the website to remember information about your visit, like your preferred language and other settings. That can make your next visit easier and the site more useful to you. Cookies play an important role. Without them, using the web would be a much more frustrating experience.

School of Physics website utilises cookies for the following purposes:

  • To store you consent on cookies usage. This cookie expires in 12 months.
  • To identify your current session on the web browser you are using. With this cookie the website marks whether you have provided your user credentials successlully and are allowed to use further services provided. This cookie will expire once you end your web browser session by completely closing the web browser application (not just the current tab or window!).
  • To remember your choice regarding reappearance of information messages, for example the information message shown when you visit the registrations page for a laboratory. Such cookies expire automatically in 15 days at most.

Cookies used by the School of Physics website do not expose any information that could possibly identify your person. With the session cookie destroyed after the web browser is closed, there is no way for anybody to track your identity with non-expired cookies the websit has set in your browser.

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