Terms of Use

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This website is managed by the X-IFU team at the Institut de Recherche en Astrophysique et Planétologie (IRAP). For any enquiries, please contact us.


Website content

The contents of the X-IFU website are made for the personal and non-commercial use of its visitors. It is not allowed to resell any information, documents, images, or any other material from this website.

If you reuse text from the X-IFU website, you must credit it (Credits: X-IFU website). For a press article, news segment, or any other journalistic purposes about the X-IFU, crediting is not required.

The information contained in this website is provided by the X-IFU consortium. While we strive to keep it accurate and up to date, we assume no responsibility or liability for any errors or omissions in the content of this website. The information contained on this site is provided on an “as is” basis with no guarantee of completeness, accuracy, or availability. The content of the pages is also subject to change without notice.


Image Use Policy

Unless specifically mentioned otherwise, all the images on the X-IFU website may be used for non-commercial educational and public information purposes. This permission does not extend to images portraying a person or a group of people. These images cannot be used without the consent of the people portrayed.

Crediting the images is mandatory and must be done in a readable manner.

For any further questions, please get in touch at xifu@irap.omp.eu. If you plan on using any of our images, we would appreciate it if you could let us know by email and send us links when available.


Video Use Policy

The X-IFU videos seen on this website are published exclusively on X-IFU’s YouTube channel. However, they can be embedded on other websites. If you choose to embed the video on your website, we would appreciate it if you could send us the link.

The videos cannot be reproduced in their entirety. However, if you wish to use some parts of one of our videos, please send us a request by email at xifu [at] irap.omp.eu describing your project and the requested sequences. No sequences can be reproduced without our prior written approval.


Use of the X-IFU logo

Please note that the permission to use X-IFU images does not extend to the use of the X-IFU logo. The use, reproduction, publication, or any other exploitation of the logo requires our prior written approval.

These restrictions do not apply to members of the X-IFU Consortium who can use the logo in line with our graphic charter (available upon request).


Cookie policy

This website uses cookies for Google Analytics. When you visit our pages, cookies will be stored on your computer or mobile devices to facilitate navigation. You can prevent their storage by modifying your web browser settings. However, please note that preventing all cookies might impact the functionalities of this website.



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