Data protection

The protection of your personal data is of special importance to us. For this reason, we process your data exclusively in compliance with the legal requirements (inter alia the EU General Data Protection Regulation, the Telecommunications Law, the Data Protection Law). In this data protection declaration, we inform you about the essential aspects of data processing when using our website.


Who is responsible for the collection and processing of your personal data?

The Ludwig Boltzmann Gesellschaft collects and processes your data as responsible authority. For questions and suggestions, please contact us:

Ludwig Boltzmann Gesellschaft
Nußdorfer Straße 64
A – 1090 Wien


What personal data is collected and for what purpose?

Using cookies and Google Analytics your IP-address and all other data your browser transmits are stored. That is e.g.: country, approximate location, browser name and version. We use cookies to make your visit at our website more comfortable. For example, your customized text scaling is saved. Additionally, we use Google Analytics for statistical analysis of the number of users, number of subsites viewed, etc. For details about Google Analytics see below.


When are cookies used by the LBC ONC website?

The use of our website is principally possible without cookies (remark: cookies are small text files that are saved on your device by your browser).

If you are not content with the use of cookies, you can adjust your browser to inform you about the placement of cookies and to only allow this in certain cases.

When cookies are deactivated, the functionality of our website can be restricted.


Details about the use of cookies

Cookies as well as other tracking technologies and functions of web analysis can be used at our internet platform in various ways. The information created by cookies are transferred to our server and saved there. They help to make our internet appearance more user friendly, effective and secure. Additionally, cookies are used for the assessment of the number of site views and for general navigation.

By use of our website you agree with the placement of cookies. In your browser settings you can deny the acceptance of cookies. About the technical instructions for this, please consult the manual of your browser producer.


What other tracking technologies are used on the LBC ONC website?

Google Analytics

The LBG website uses the service of “Google Analytics”, provided by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA), for analysis of website usage. The information collected via cookies are sent to a google-server in the USA and stored there.

On our website, an IP-anonymization for users within the EU member states and the European Economic Area (EEA) is implemented (remark: your IP-address gets recorded but immediately pseudonymized through deletion of the final 8 bit). Hence, only a non-personalized localization is possible. Within the framework of our agreement on commissioned data processing, Google Inc. evaluates the use and activity of the website based on the collected information and provides services related to internet use.

For more information about data use through Google Inc. see: