MOPSMAP use agreement

Data protection policy

The user data will be used only for the purpose of providing the MOPSMAP online service to the user. Under no circumstances data will be given to third parties.

Feedback and support

In case of questions, comments or suggestions please send a mail to contact(at)

Publishing MOPSMAP results

Publications or other works using MOPSMAP results are requested to include the following citation:

Gasteiger, J. and Wiegner, M.: MOPSMAP v1.0: a versatile tool for the modeling of aerosol optical properties, Geosci. Model Dev., 11, 2739-2762,, 2018.

Furthermore, it should be taken into consideration whether publications cited in the MOPSMAP paper need to be cited as well.

By using MOPSMAP, the user accepts to the following agreement

The user may not redistribute their account information (username and password) to anyone.

The MOPSMAP software and the web interface are provided "as is" and the authors do not make any warranty claims, for example, with respect to its accuracy, completeness, or performance for any intended purpose.

The availablility of the MOPSMAP web interface is not guaranteed.

The correct application of MOPSMAP and the interpretation of the results is the responsibility of the user.

The authors will deny access to any user who is found to be abusing the system for example by using automated methods to run MOPSMAP via the web interface.

The authors are not obligated to provide any support, consulting, training, or assistance of any kind with regard to the use of MOPSMAP.

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