Legal Notice

Provider identification

Technische Universität Dresden
01062 Dresden

Tel.: +49 (0) 351 463-0
Fax: +49 (0) 351 463-37284

The TU Dresden’s internet presence consists of various websites of the university institutions. This includes the individual faculties, centers, central units and administrative units. The editorial responsibility for the web pages’ content lies with the institutions or persons who have created the page and who are named as authors at the bottom of the individual page. Should you have any questions regarding the content of the particular pages, please contact the listed author.

Main address of the site provider:

Technische Universität Dresden
The Rector
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hans Müller-Steinhagen
01062 Dresden

Telephone:  +49 (0) 351 463 34312
Fax:              +49 (0) 351 463 37121


“Technische Universität Dresden“ is a corporation under public law according to §2 paragraph 1 of the  Saxon Law on Universities (SäschsHG). In all legal contexts it is represented by the rector according to §82 paragraph 1 of the Saxon Law on Universities (SächsHG).

The responsible supervisory authority is:
Sächsisches Staatsministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst (Saxon State Ministry for Science and the Arts)
Wigardstraße 17
01097 Dresden

Postal address:
Postfach 100 920
01076 Dresden

Tel.: +49 (0) 351 564-0

TU Dresden’s VAT ID number according to §27a of the UStG (German Law on turnover tax) is:
USt.-IdNr. DE 18 83 69 99 1
Site administration:
Technische Universität Dresden
Faculty of Computer Science
Chair of Privacy and Security
Amelie Wagner
01062 Dresden

Data Protection:
Technische Universität Dresden
Data Protection Officer
01062 Dresden

Data Protection Declaration

As a public body, the Dresden University of Technology is subject to the stipulations of the Saxon Data Protection Law (SächsDSG), in addition to the relevant statutory provisions and regulations concerning protection of the right of self-determination with regard to personal information.

To protect your relevant rights, we have implemented technical and organizational measures to ensure that the regulations governing data protection within the Dresden University of Technology are also observed by external service providers where the latter contribute to our website.

Your data may only be processed to the extent permitted by specific legislation or where your consent has been granted.

A visit to our website can result in the storage on our server of information about the access (date, time, page accessed). This does not represent any analysis of personal data (e.g., name, address or e-mail address). If personal data are collected, this only occurs – to the extent possible – with the prior consent of the user of the website. Any forwarding of the data to third parties without the express consent of the user shall not take place.

We would like to expressly point out that the transmission of data via the Internet (e.g., by e-mail) can offer security vulnerabilities. It is therefore impossible to safeguard the data completely against access by third parties. We cannot assume any liability for damages arising as a result of such security vulnerabilities.

The use by third parties of all published contact details for the purpose of advertising is expressly excluded. We reserve the right to take legal steps in the case of the unsolicited sending of advertising information; e.g., by means of spam mail.

 Data collection

Types of personal data that s collect, by this application or through third parties, are: email address, name usage data and cookies.

This application collects data automatically or be the user freely provided data.
The use of cookies by this application or third party services, are used for identification and storage of preferences, with the purpose of providing the best service to the user.

Data related to the user is collected to enable us to provide our services, as well as for SPAM protection and contacting purpose.

We collect personal data for the following purposes:

Contacting the user (Contact form)

By filling in the contact form and submitting it, including  email address, message and name, the user authorizes the use of this data for reply to his request.

Google reCAPTCHA (Google)

reCAPTCHA, provided by Google, is a SPAM protection solution.

The service collects the following information: cookies and usage data.

More information can be found on Googles Privacy Policy.

Limitation of liability for internal content

The content of our website has been compiled with meticulous care and to the best of our knowledge. However, we cannot assume any liability for the up-to-dateness, completeness or accuracy of any of the pages.

Pursuant to section 7, para. 1 of the TMG (Telemediengesetz – Tele Media Act by German law), we as service providers are liable for our own content on these pages in accordance with general laws. However, pursuant to sections 8 to 10 of the TMG, we as service providers are not under obligation to monitor external information provided or stored on our website. Once we have become aware of a specific infringement of the law, we will immediately remove the content in question. Any liability concerning this matter can only be assumed from the point in time at which the infringement becomes known to us.

Limitation of liability for external links

Our website contains links to the websites of third parties (“external links”). As the content of these websites is not under our control, we cannot assume any liability for such external content. In all cases, the provider of information of the linked websites is liable for the content and accuracy of the information provided. At the point in time when the links were placed, no infringements of the law were recognisable to us. As soon as an infringement of the law becomes known to us, we will immediately remove the link in question.


The content and works published on this website are governed by the copyright laws of Germany. Any duplication, processing, distribution or any form of utilization beyond the scope of copyright law shall require the prior written consent of the author or authors in question.