Ownership and Copyright
The data collected and presented by the Kanzelhöhe
Synoptic Archives remain property of the contributing
observatories and institutions. In order to promote the use
of the data for scientific research and educational purposes
we basically open the data archives to the public.
Scientific and Educational Use
The use of the data for non-profit scientific and educational
purposes is automatically granted provided that the data source
is explicitly mentioned or by acknowledging the contributing
If you use the data available here on the WWW or provided in
other form, we ask four things:
We are pleased to be able to provide the data in machine-readable
form and to prepare specialized data products/formats in
response to requests.
In order to assure the integrity of the data, the applicability
of our data to specific investigations, and to avoid duplication
of research efforts, we encourage you to contact us before using
- that you notify us
- that you acknowledge the source of the data by using following phrase:
H-alpha data / Ca II K data / White light data /
were provided by the Kanzelhöhe
Observatory, University of Graz, Austria
- that you send us a copy of resulting research reports
and papers before publishing
- that you check the relevant pages of special datasets
or institutions if there a more restrictive data policy
The use of the data for profit purposes is prohibited.
Specific requests will have to be submitted to the Kanzelhöhe
Observatory and will be evaluated by the owners of the data.
A-9521 Treffen am Ossiacher See, Austria
Tel. +43 (0)316 380 5777