Content responsibility

Prof. Dr. Thomas Baumann

Technische Universität München

Arcisstr. 21

80333 München


Internet pages identified by name reflect the opinions and findings of the persons named.

Competent supervisory authority

Bavarian State Ministry for Science and Art

Salvatorstrasse 2

80333 Munich

Terms of use

Texts, images, graphics and the design of this website may be subject to copyright. Are not protected by copyright according to § 5 of the Copyright Act (UrhG)

  • Laws, ordinances, official decrees and announcements as well as decisions and officially drafted guidelines on decisions and
  • other official works that have been published in the official interest for general information, with the restriction that the provisions on the prohibition of changes and references in § 62 paragraphs 1 to 3 and § 63 paragraphs 1 and 2 UrhG are to be applied accordingly.

As a private individual, you may use copyrighted material for private and other personal use within the framework of § 53 UrhG. Reproduction or use of copyrighted material on these pages or parts thereof in other electronic or printed publications and their publication is only permitted with our consent. This consent is given on request by those responsible for the content. The reprint and evaluation of press releases and speeches are generally permitted provided the source is acknowledged.

Furthermore, texts, images, graphics and other files may be subject to the copyright of third parties in whole or in part. Those responsible for the content will also provide you with more detailed information about the existence of possible rights of third parties.


We have compiled and checked all information provided on this website to the best of our knowledge and belief. However, we cannot guarantee that the information provided is up-to-date, correct, complete and available at all times. A contractual relationship with the users of the website does not come about.

We are not liable for damage caused by the use of this website. This exclusion of liability does not apply insofar as the provisions of § 839 BGB (liability for breach of official duty) are relevant. We accept no liability for any damage caused by malware when accessing or downloading data or installing or using software.


Cross-references (“links”) to the websites of other providers are to be distinguished from our own content. Through these links, we only enable access to the use of third-party content in accordance with Section 8 of the Telemedia Act. When we first linked to this website, we checked this third-party content to see whether it could result in civil or criminal liability. However, we cannot constantly check this external content for changes and therefore assume no responsibility for it. The respective provider of the site is solely liable for illegal, incorrect or incomplete content and in particular for damage resulting from the use or non-use of information provided by third parties.

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