Legal Notice

Legal and contractual notices

Legal notices


Coordinated by: SINTEF

Address: P.O. Box 4760 Torgarden, NO-7465 Trondheim, Norway

With the support of: AYMING

Address: 114 Rue Chaptal, 92300 Levallois-Perret, France

General terms and conditions of website access and use

The purpose of the QUASAR website is to provide information about QUASAR’s activities. Site navigation and use of the information it holds must comply with the General terms and conditions of use. All users must read the general terms and conditions of use before using the website. If you disagree with any of the provisions herein, you must leave the website.

The QUASAR consortium, represented by SINTEF and AYMING, cannot be held liable for the website’s temporary unavailability brought about by maintenance or upgrades to the website, or caused by technical reasons beyond QUASAR’s control. The QUASAR consortium reserves the right to modify, suspend or remove any component of the website at any time resulting in the unavailability of website functionality or content, in which event users are not entitled to any form of compensation. Similarly, the QUASAR consortium reserves the right to refuse you access to the website.

Intellectual property rights

The information contained on this website, registered trademarks, logos, software, texts, images, graphics and the database and the website structure are the exclusive property of the QUASAR consortium and protected by the French Intellectual Property Code.

You may download, copy or print a page from the website for your own personal use only, and provided you comply with copyright and attribute ownership. Any use for commercial purposes or any public distribution is prohibited. Under no circumstances do you have permission to edit or delete website content. Any use not expressly mentioned herein is not permitted and requires the QUASAR consortium’s written agreement in advance.

You are not permitted to (i) reproduce the QUASAR project’s trademarks and logos, (ii) use or extract all or part of the databases used by the website, (iii) use any programs used by the website, or (iv) publish any material of any kind online that might infringe the intellectual property rights of third parties.

Personal data

The Data Controller is defined in the header (legal notice).

The QUASAR consortium does not collect any data (name, address, telephone number, email address or Java applets) that directly identifies you as you navigate the website, with the exception of cookies, unless you have blocked their placement, and the technical data (logs) necessary for access to the site or traceability.

Data in mandatory fields that you provide to us is necessary for the QUASAR consortium to process your request, and the optional data enables us to deliver a more relevant response to your request; your consent to this is expressly given by contacting us by means of the form.

When your request concerns a cross-functional activity or a subsidiary’s activity, your data is likely to be transferred to the data controller for the relevant subsidiary.
By agreeing to receive electronic communications about the QUASAR consortium, you may receive various information about the QUASAR consortium’s activities or events the QUASAR consortium is organising.

In accordance with current applicable regulations, you have the right to access, restrict processing and correct data held about you, and to data portability. If you wish to exercise this right and see the data held about you, please contact

You may also challenge the processing of data held about you if you have legitimate grounds to do so.

You can also withdraw your consent to the future processing of data held about you. Under such circumstances, any processing subsequent to said withdrawal will be deemed unlawful. Please contact

You can also submit a complaint to our local DPO or to our Group DPO (in English or French) if you believe that the processing of your data is in breach of the applicable legislation.

The provision of identifying data (your surname and first name) and contact data (email address) is necessary for us to provide you with a response to your request. We cannot respond to your request without this data. Providing other data is optional.

You can also find more information about the QUASAR consortium’s processing of personal data by reading the privacy policy available on the website.

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