Site Policy

This site (https://www.icrr. is administered by the Public Relations Office of ICRR, the University of Tokyo.

1. Copyright

ICRR retains copyright to all the content on this site, including text, images and documents, unless otherwise indicated. Content may not be copied, reproduced or altered without permission. However, copying or reproduction for personal, non-profit use only within your organization is permitted as long as the original sources are made clear.

The credit would be ”ICRR (Institute for Cosmic Ray Research), The University of Tokyo”.

2. Linking to This Website

Generally, pages of this site may be linked to freely, and displaying the URL of this site in magazines or other such media is permitted. Depending on the content of your website, however, you may be asked to remove your link to the ICRR site or otherwise stop displaying URLs from this site. Note that the following precautions should be observed when linking to this site:

(1)Linking to this site for advertisement or sales purposes is prohibited.
(2) Upon linking to this site, it should be clearly stated that the link is to ICRR, the University of Tokyo.
(3)Displaying the page of this site within a frame on your website is forbidden.

* It is unnecessary to notify ICRR when displaying a link on a website or publishing a link in a magazine or other media.
* Note that the URL of this site may be changed or the page may be taken down without notice.

3. External links

ICRR will bear no responsibility for the content of external websites linked from pages on this site. Requests for external links are not accepted.

4. JavaScript

JavaScript is used on this website. Note that webpages may not display properly if JavaScript is not enabled on your browser.

5. Personal Information

ICRR uses lawful and fair means to collect personal information for administrative purposes only and within the scope of the purpose of use.
Except in cases when prescribed by law, ICRR will not use collected personal information for uses other than the intended purpose of use, and will not provide this information to a third party, without the prior consent of the individual(s) involved.
In addition, when prescribed by law to provide personal information to a third party or entrust the handling of personal information to a third party, ICRR will conduct a strict investigation of the third party, including of its capability in securing and managing the personal information involved, and will appropriately supervise the third party’s handling of this information.
Personal information collected via this site ( may be used for the following purposes:

1. The operation, maintenance and management of this site
2. Handling inquiries received through this site

In addition to appropriately managing collected personal information, ICRR strives to protect this information. ICRR takes necessary measures, including those related to information security, in order to prevent the loss, destruction, falsification and leakage of personal information.
In accordance with the rules and regulations regarding personal information, and within a reasonable period of time and scope, ICRR will swiftly handle requests received from individuals for the disclosure, correction, suspension of use or deletion of their personal information collected through the ICRR site, once ICRR has confirmed the individual’s identity.

5. Social Media Use

Through coordination with the ICRR website, Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms are used to communicate information related to ICRR, including its initiatives, events, education, research and student activities, with the purpose of enhancing users’ understanding of and interest in ICRR, the University of Tokyo.
Photographs, illustrations, audio, video, articles and other intellectual property posted on the accounts belong to ICRR or to their rightful owners.
Copyrights and other rights associated with comments, etc. posted onto the accounts belong to the users who post them. However, by posting, these users grant ICRR the royalty-free, non-exclusive right to use their posted content (including by editing, reproducing or translating), and agree not to exercise copyright or other rights on ICRR.
While ICRR makes thorough efforts to communicate accurate information from the accounts, it bears no responsibility for any actions taken by users based on this information. ICRR also bears no responsibility for any trouble or conflict between users or users and third parties resulting from comments posted by users to these accounts or regarding these accounts in general. ICRR is not responsible for damages suffered by users as a result of interacting with, or being unable to interact with, its social media accounts.

Inquiries about the content of this page: ICRR Public Relations Office