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If not indicated otherwise, copyright for texts, images and graphic design of this website is owned by DPE and therefore subject to legal protection. The production, use and non-commercial distribution of copies in electronic or printed form is allowed provided the content is not altered and the source is mentioned (Source: DPE Department Petroleum Engineering, Montanuniversität Leoben). For any other use please contact DPE ahead of publishing.


Text and images published on this website have been selected and checked with all due care. However, we cannot guarantee that all details are correct, complete or up-to-date. Hence, DPE is excluded from liability in this regard. Furthermore, DPE and the authors of this website expressly disclaim any responsibility for the contents of all other web pages, images and other information that can be reached directly or indirectly from this website via hyperlinks.


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