Terms of Use



The Web site of Hamamatsu Photonics (hereafter referred to as "the Web site") is run and operated by Hamamatsu Photonics, K. K. (hereafter referred to as "the Company").

All copyrights to the contents of the Web site (information, documents, images, speech, etc.) are the possession of the Company.

Secondary use of this information in the form of reproduction, conversion, sale, etc. exceeding the scope legally recognized as "private use" is prohibited without advance permission from Hamamatsu Photonics. Additionally, no changes, modifications or revisions may be made to the contents posted on the Web site. Trademarks and software belonging to other companies posted on the Web site are the property of their respective companies, and those trademarks and software programs must be used in accordance with the usage conditions and with the permission indicated by the company having claim to the pertinent rights.

The Company does not guarantee documents found on the Web site, or their contents, in any way. The Company assumes no liability whatsoever for any errors in documents found on the Web site or in the contents of those documents. Please be aware that items noted in documents found on the Web site are subject to change or cancellation without advance notice.



The Company accepts no liability whatsoever for any problems or damage that occur as a result of the contents posted on the Web site, as a result of using the Web site itself, or as the result of any inability to use the Web site. Similarly, the Company accepts no liability whatsoever for any other Web sites linked to the Company's Web site. The Company updates the Web site on an ongoing basis and makes every effort to ensure that the posted contents are accurate. However, the Company does not guarantee that the contents currently posted comprise the most recent data available at the current point in time, or that the information is accurate or serviceable. Please consult the Company separately regarding the most recent standards and specifications for particular products.



Basically, other Web sites may be freely linked to the Company's Web site; however, consideration should be given to the following.

  1. As a rule, Web sites specifying the Company's Web site as a link should indicate our top page (http://www.hamamatsu.com).
  2. Links may be refused if there is any concern that the link might lead to copyright infringement or misinterpretation, or if the site being linked is thought to be contrary to public order and standards of decency.

Questions and inquiries should be directed to kikaku2@hq.hpk.co.jp



For certain functions, this Web site may send small pieces of data known as "cookies" to a visitor's browser while the site is being browsed. These cookies will not collect visitor's personal information such as name, company name, phone number, address, or email address. They are sent for the following purposes:

  1. To enable the use of certain unique functions of this site such as "Saved Items" and "Recently Viewed Items"
  2. For the collection and analysis of access log data
  3. For the improvement of the Company's online marketing activities

Visitors can disable the use of cookies by adjusting their browser’s settings. When cookies are disabled, some functions (such as "Saved Items" and "Recently Viewed Items") will not operate as intended.


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