• Intl. Cong. Of Steelmaking

    27–30 September 2021 • Scottsdale, AZ, USA

    Intl. Cong. Of Steelmaking

8th International Congress on the Science and Technology of Steelmaking (ICS)

27–30 September 2021 • Scottsdale, AZ, USA

About the Program

The 8th International Congress on the Science and Technology of Steelmaking (ICS) will be organized by AIST, the Association for Iron & Steel Technology, in Scottsdale, AZ., USA, during September 2021. The ICS meeting will provide a forum for academic and industrial researchers to present their work on topics in process metallurgy, particularly those related to steel production, refining and casting. 

Scope

Submissions are currently being accepted for papers on all aspects related to topics in process metallurgy, particularly those related to steel production, refining and casting, including:

Topics:

  • Fundamentals of Metallurgical Processing

  • Slag Engineering

  • Fluid Flow and Solidification

  • Electric Arc Furnace Steelmaking Processes

  • Oxygen Steelmaking Processes

  • Secondary Refining Processes

  • Continuous Casting

  • Non-Metallic Inclusions

  • Slab Quality Control

  • Mold Fluxes

  • Electroslag Remelting

  • Hot Metal Pre-Treatment

  • Sensors, Data Analytics and Automation

  • Effects of Processing on Products and Technology

  • Sustainability and Environment, Recycling, and Use of Byproducts

Who Should Submit

Both producer and user perspectives are desired, as well as academia, government, and other researchers in the steelmaking and process metallurgy field. This meeting will create an opportunity for a technical exchange at an international level among the numerous experts involved in the steelmaking. Abstracts of 150 words or less should be submitted electronically at AIST.org under Conferences & Expositions (AIST.org/conference-expositions).

Sponsored by:

AIST’s Metallurgy — Processing, Products & Applications Technology Committee

Organized by:          

Chairman: Pallava Kaushik, ArcelorMittal Global R&D - East Chicago
Vice Chairman: Bryan Webler, Carnegie Mellon University
Judy Li, ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor
Ron O'Malley, Missouri University of Science and Technology
Bill Jones, U. S. Steel – Granite City Works 
Thinium Natarajan, U. S. Steel Research and Technology Center
 
This announcement will serve as the first call for papers. Please submit abstracts of 150 words or less at AIST.org under Conferences & Expositions. Deadline for submission is 30 January 2021. Be sure to include the following information when submitting your abstract:

  • Author(s), Company Affiliation(s) and Job Title(s)

  • Contact Address: City, State/Province, Zip/Postal Code, Country

  • Contact Telephone Number and Email Address

  • Paper Title and Abstract (150 words or less)

Abstract Submission Deadline:

30 January 2021

Abstract Acceptance:

15 April 2021

Manuscript Due Date:

1 August 2021