Legal / Data Privacy Policy

This website is owned by the H2020 Project SENSE, a Horizon2020 Coordination and Support Action aiming to coordinate research and development efforts in academia and industry in low light level sensoring. SENSE is coordinated by Katharina Henjes-Kunst, DESY.



Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY



Authorized Representatives

Katharina Henjes-Kunst (Coordinator, DESY)
Thomas Berghöfer (DESY)


Responsible for Content

Dr. Katrin Link (KIT)



Katharina Henjes-Kunst/ Thomas Berghöfer
Deutsches Elektronen Synchrotron (DESY)
Notkestraße 85
22607 Hamburg
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The copyright and all other rights lie with SENSE unless explicitly stated differently. Further dissemination, also in parts, for pedagogic, scientific or private purposes is allowed, provided that the source is indicated (unless otherwise expressly stated on the respective page).


These internet pages serve for information only. Their contents were compiled with due diligence. However SENSE shall not assume any liability, neither expressly nor implied, for the type or correctness of the material offered and shall not be liable (including liability for indirect loss or loss of profit) for the material or use of this material. In case contents of websites of SENSE violate valid legal regulations, we kindly ask you to inform us immediately. We will then remove the site or the respective contents as quickly as possible.

References to External Websites

The websites of SENSE contain links to information offered by servers which are not subject to the control and responsibility of SENSE. SENSE shall not assume any responsibility or guarantee for this information and shall not approve of or support such information in terms of contents.

Data Protection and IT Safety

SENSE shall be obliged to protect the private sphere of all persons using our site and to treat confidentially the personal data transmitted to us. The data shall be used exclusively for the purposes indicated and not disclosed to third parties. Your data will be deleted as soon as they will have served the purpose indicated. Presently, coding techniques are being applied on our websites for authentification only. Hence, you have to assume that unauthorized persons take note of your data on their way to us. If you want to avoid this, contact the unit or person indicated by other means. To maintain your session, it may be required to set a cookie under certain circumstances. Possibly, your web browser or client software transmits information via your computer (e.g. your IP address) to our servers through no fault of your own. Such information shall never be brought directly in connection with you, but will only be evaluated in anonymous form for purposes of statistics, system administration or to improve the performance of our internet browser.

This website uses Piwik, a web analytics open-source software. Piwik uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address anonymized prior to its storage) will be stored on the server of the service provider in Germany. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

If you do not agree to the storage and evaluation of this data from your visit, you can always object to the storage and use of your data here

Attention: If you delete your cookies, this means that the opt-out cookie is also deleted and, if necessary, it must be activated again.

Data protection declaration

Our Privacy Policy will be amended in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) effective May 25, 2018. The EU-compliant design and implementation will only be established after the new state data protection law has been passed.

In the meantime we refer to the website of the host (DESY):