Thank you for visiting the website and for reviewing my privacy policy. How I know you from my website depends on what you do when visiting my site.

Data is collected and stored automatically

If you visit my site to read information such as customer brochures or press releases, I will automatically collect and store the following information about your visit:

  • Internet domain name (for example, “” if you use a personal Internet access account, or “” if you are connecting to a university domain);
  • The IP address (a number automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Internet) from which you access my site;
  • The type of browser and operating system used to access my site;
  • The date and time you entered my site
  • The Internet address of the web site you directly linked to my site;
  • The country and state from which you access my site;
  • The pages you have visited and the information you have requested; And
  • Terms used to get my web site from the terms used on my site using an external search engine and my search engine.

 This information does not personally identify you. I do not store any personal identifiers. The information collected is part of the system log file, and is used internally for site management purposes only.

This information is first collected to create concise statistics, which are used for such purposes as evaluating which data is of most interest, determining details of technical designs, and identifying areas of system performance or problem areas. I use the information I collect to measure the number of visitors to different sections of my site and to make my site more useful to visitors.

Information collected for tracking and customization (cookies)

A cookie is a small file that a website transfers to your computer when you are connected to remember certain information about your session. Your computer will only share it with websites that provide cookie information, and no other website can request it. There are two types of cookies, sessions and endless. Session cookies last until your web browser is open. The cookie disappears once you close your browser. Endless cookies store information on your computer for longer.

DOI websites may use session cookies for technical purposes, such as to enable better navigation through the site, or customize your preferences for interacting with the site. Some DOI websites may use persistent cookies to keep you in mind when visiting, for example, you can save your preferences for future settings. Each DOI site identifies itself as doing so by using continuous cookies. If you do not want to store sessions or persistent cookies on your machine, you can turn them off in your browser. However, this may affect the working of some internal websites. provides instructions for “opt-out” of web measurement and customization technologies by disabling cookies in your web browser.

Website Security

In order to protect the site and make this service available to all users, this computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to attempt to upload or change information or otherwise identify the cause of the damage. Attempts to upload or alter the information on this site are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the objection law.

I use a virus protection system on my computer system and update the software regularly. These are the computer security systems that maintain my computer systems, as well as ensure that all files on my web servers and / or viruses are free.