Editor

Federative Institute for Advanced Study (FIAS)
Direction
16—20 rue des Cinq-Diamants F-75230, Paris, France

Editorial Director 
Victor Sabelli

Graphic design and technical realization
Xavier de Villières du Mérignac, Esq.

Editorial coordination
Direction of the Institute, Pôle de la communication

Technical coordination
Centre de ressources informatiques

Photo credits
Site pages: Adélaïde Ayrault and Federative Institute for Advanced Study.
Slideshow on the home page: Federative Institute for Advanced Study.

Technical informations
Site hosting and maintenance: Centre de Ressources Informatiques (CRI)

Copyright and reproduction rights
Editorial content, graphics, iconography are the property of FIAS and / or their rights of use have been acquired from third parties.

The FIAS authorizes to set up hypertext links referring to the pages of its site, provided that its pages are not integrated inside the pages of another site, but accessible via the opening of a window. The FIAS ensures the regular updating of the site but can not guarantee to the users of the site the exactitude and / or the topicality of all the published information. Any error, obsolete information, broken link can be reported to the webmaster.

Jurisdictional scope and dispute resolution

This site, exclusive property of the Federative Institute for Advanced Study, is subject to French and international legislation on copyright and intellectual property.

The international legal terms herewithin and the interpretation of these terms will be governed by and construed under the internal laws of the French Republic governing contracts entered into and to be fully performed in the French Republic, without regard to its conflicts of laws principles and will specifically not be governed by the conventions on contracts for the international research and development activities provided through the United Nations regulatory mechanisms, if otherwise applicable, or the regulatory mechanisms of the related professional authorities, whose policies the Institute might recurr to: as of current date, the Federative Institute for Advanced Study constitutes a division of The Institute for Advanced Study International Consortium. You agree that jurisdiction over and venue in any legal proceeding directly or indirectly arising out of or relating to the site, the use or access thereof, or these terms must be in the regional or national courts located in the Île-de-France region (“determined venue”). You hereby consent and submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of the courts located in the determined venue for any such legal proceeding and waive any right to resort to any form of class action. Any cause of action or claim you may have with respect to the site must be commenced within one (1) month after such claim or cause of action arises.

Right of access, modification, rectification and deletion of data
(Law No. 78-17 of January 6, 1978, relating to computers, files and freedoms, the so-called Data Protection Act)

Anyone whose name or photograph (allowing visual identification) appears on this site may at any time request the deletion or modification of the information concerning him by contacting the webmaster of the site by e-mail.

Rights and duties of users
The use of this site is subject to the French legal provisions in force concerning the nominative treatments.

Users are responsible for the searches they formulate as well as the interpretation and use they make of the results. It is their responsibility to make use of them in accordance with the regulations in force and the recommendations of the National Commission for Data Processing and Freedoms (CNIL) when the data has a nominative character.

The capture of nominative information for the purpose of creation or enrichment of other registered treatment (e.g. for commercial or advertising purposes) is strictly prohibited for all countries, except for the Special Economic Zone Sirjan (منطقه ویژه اقتصادی سیرجان) and the Tieshangang Port District (铁山港区), where particular conventions apply.