GCOM In-situ data distribution service (hereinafter referred to as "the Service") provides in-situ dataset that is collected by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (hereinafter referred to as "JAXA") and the Earth Observation Research Center (hereinafter referred to as "EORC") with free of charge.
Please read the terms and conditions carefully and agree on them before the use of the Service.
Site policy of the Service (http://suzaku.eorc.jaxa.jp/GCOM/insitu/) is basically based on the site policy (http://global.jaxa.jp/policy.html) of JAXA.
User registration is required before the use of the Service because the Service adopts user authentication system that uses a set of e-mail address (as user account) and password for the user administration. The information for the registration is your name, e-mail address, organization, department, country/region, and purpose of data usage. In addition, the principal investigator (PI), who makes a contract of joint research or contract research with JAXA, and Co-Investigators (CI) of PI are required to input PI-number too.
If you want to delete your user registration information, please notify Help Desk of the Service described in the chapter 12 by an e-mail.
JAXA handles the personal information such as names and e-mail addresses in accordance with JAXA's rules on protection of personal information.
JAXA doesn't use registered personal information except for the following purposes:
In addition, JAXA contracts outside companies to outsource a part of the Service functions on behalf of JAXA.
The functions include the system management, user management, and Help Desk operation.
They may access to personal information to perform the functions, but may not use it for any purpose.
User account and password are managed and used under the responsibility of user. JAXA is not responsible to you for any loss or damage or due to any other cause beyond the control of JAXA that may be caused by misuse of user account and password by another person.
If not mentioned specifically, the copyright and the intellectual property right of the in-situ data and other materials provided in the Service are the property of JAXA. In some cases, however, PIs or the data providing agency still hold those rights for parts of in-situ data set. Please consult readme of individual in-situ data for details about the ownership of data.
JAXA may change the Term of Use, service contents and conditions of the Service. JAXA shall notify users of the change on the "Information" page of the Service. Please confirm the change when you use this service for the first time after the change.
JAXA reserves the right to terminate the Service by JAXA's own reasons. In that case, JAXA shall notify users of the termination beforehand by proper means.
Please follow the rules described below when using the in-situ data provided on this in-situ data web.
Please specify the following sentence when you publish a thesis, paper report, and so on by using in-situ data and others supplied by the Service.
Please be aware in advance that:
Although JAXA has taken every care to manage the Service, JAXA assumes no responsibility regarding the safety of the contents of the Service or the reliability of information provided on the Service. JAXA is not responsible to you for any damage that may be caused by the use of the Service and/or the information on the Service.
JAXA may change or delete the information on the Service, or may suspend or terminate the operation of the Service. JAXA is not responsible to you for any inconvenience that may be caused by such changes or deletion of the information, or by such suspension or termination of the operation of the Service.
If there are any concerns or questions about the Service, please contact us at the following:
|JAXA/EORC GCOM inquiry secretariat|
|Location||:||Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, 2-1-1 Sengen, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-8505|