Presentations - EMC - European Metallurgical Conference
Important Dates
15.10.2018 Submit manuscript for peer review
31.01.2019 Deadline for final manuscript
30.04.2019 Deadline for presenters to register for the conference

List of accepted Papers (as of February 15th, 2019)

The first listed authors are expected to present the paper

I - Resources / Metals

01 Light Metals (Al, Mg, Li, Ti)

Lazou, Adamantia et al.; Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway:
Smelting reduction of bauxite residue and beneficiation by-product in view of a leachable slag and pig iron production

Li, Kioko; RWTH Aachen University, Germany:
Quick Sampling Method for identification of inclusions distribution in the depth direction of Al-melt

Lucas, Hugo et al.; RWTH Aachen University, Germany:
Primary evaluation of the use and refining of aluminium scrap recovered from landfill-mined waste

Moaveni Mwase, James et al.; University of Liège, Belgium:
Evaluating alternative methods of producing flame retardant-grade magnesium hydroxide

Mohanty, Swati; Dash, Swagatika; Soni, Rahul K.; CSIR-Institute of Minerals and Materials Technology, India:
Data Reconciliation for Vanadium Balance in an Alumina Refinery

Oloruntoba, Daniel; Iwarer, B.O.; Popoola, A.P.I.; Tshwane University of Technology, Nigeria:
Development of sacrifical anode from aluminium, magnesium and titanium from iron ore tailings

Raslan Mohamed, Seifeldin; Friedrich, Semiramis; Friedrich, Bernd; RWTH Aachen University, Germany:
Investigation of viable Methodologies for producing high/ultra-high Purity Magnesium

Schier, Claudia; RWTH Aachen University, Germany:
HBr lixiviant potential in LiBattery Recycling


02 Copper

Arpalahti, Antti; Terrafame Oy, Finland:
Scaling up novel heap leach processes: a black schist case study

Korpi, Mikko et al.; Outotec, Finland:
Plant-wide optimization of a copper smelter: how to do it in practice?

Madej, Piotr et al.; Instytut Metali Niezelaznych Gliwice, Poland:
Influence of temperature and mixing on reduction rate of converter slag from CuFePb alloy fining process

Matsuoka, Hidekazu et al.; Nittetsu Mining Co., Ltd., Japan:
Analysis of the flotation behavior of complex copper ore

Seikimoto, Hidehiro et al.; Iwate University, Japan:
Anodic Dissolution of Low Grade Copper Alloys in Sulfamic Acid Electrolyte

Smieszek, Zbigniew et al.; Instytut Metali Niezelaznych Gliwice, Poland:
Green revolution at KGHM - next stage


03 Lead

Kerney, Ulrich; Weser-Metall GmbH, Germany:
Weser-Metall – the Pb smelter at the seaside

04 Zinc

Kozlov, Pavel; Panshin, S.A.; Yakornov, S.A; UMMC Technical University, Russia:
Research and Development of Pyrohydrometallurgical Technology of Ferrous Dust Treatment with Zinc Powder Production

Prajsnar, Ryszard et al.; Instytut Metali Niezelaznych Gliwice, Poland:
Secondary oxide materials processing in ISP process in HC Miasteczko Śląskie

Pratap Singh, Surya; Hindustan Zinc Ltd, India:
Change in flotation circuit configuration for enhanced throughput and improved recovery in Pb-Zn ore

Schulze, Romy; Stelter, Michael; TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany:
Behaviour of zinc and zinc oxide during the discharge of zinc-air battery systems

Smieszek, Zbigniew et al.; Instytut Metali Niezelaznych Gliwice, Poland:
Research on recovery of zinc and lead from waste raw materials after enrichment of Zn-Pb ore and after metallurgical processes

Teixeira, Fabiana M. et al.; Nexa Resources, Brazil:
Zinc recovery of low grade concentrate from Vazante mine by the Waelz process


05 Precious Metals

Birich, Alexander; RWTH Aachen University, Germany:
Cyanide - alternative leaching reagents

Schier, Claudia; Biallas, Arvid; Friedrich, Bernd; RWTH Aachen University, Germany:
HCl-based hydrometallurgical recycling route for metal recovery from Li-Ion-battery wastes

Schosseler, Jil; RWTH Aachen University, Germany:
Silver recovery from oxygen depolarized cathodes in methane sulfonic acid


06 Nickel / Cobalt / Vanadium

Komnitsas, Konstantinos et al.; Technical University Crete, Greece:
Column leaching of saprolitic laterites with sulphuric acid

Pietek, Grzegorz et al.; Instytut Metali Niezelaznych Gliwice, Poland:
Recovery of nickel from polish lateritic nickel ore

Silin, Ivan et al.; RWTH Aachen University, Germany:
Demand on Vanadium for Modern Large Scale Energy Storage Systems Call for Small-Scale Processing of Vanadium Ore Deposits

Xakalashe, Buhle Sinaye; Friedrich, Bernd; RWTH Aachen University, Germany:
Vanadium recovery from bauxite residue by a combined reductionoxidation process


07 Minor Metals (Rare Earths, Indium)

Brückner, Lisa; Elwert, Tobias; Schirmer, Thomas; TU Clausthal, Germany:
Digestion and leaching of a monazite concentrate produced from phosphogypsum

Drzazga, Michał et al.; Instytut Metali Niezelaznych Gliwice, Poland:
Hydrometallurgical method for recovery of Ge and In concentrates from ISP by-products

Kato, Tatsuya et al.; Waseda University, Japan:
Effect of planetary ball milling and solid sodium hydroxide on dissolution of rare earth elements from weathered residual rare earth ores

Leszczyńska-Sejda, Katarzyna et al.; Instytut Metali Niezelaznych Gliwice, Poland:
Rhenium recovery from recycling-based materials

Ma, Yiqian; RWTH Aachen University, Germany:
Recovery of Zr from a sulfate leach solution of eudialyte residue by precipitation method

Otsuki, Akira; Dodbiba, G.; Fujita, T.; Université de Lorraine, France:
Cost comparison between two different two-liquid flotation methods to recover ultra-fine rare earth flourescent powders for marerial recycling

Recksiek, Volker; Kelly, Norman; Scharf, Christine; Helmholtz-Institut Freiberg, Germany:
Germanium recovery from optical fiber waste

Taube, Mareike Carolin et al.; Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung, Germany:
Influence of carbon feeding on a pyrometallurgical tantalum and niobium recycling process and the formation of carbides

Weigelt, Aaron; Stelter, Michael; TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany:
A new Approach of Gallium Recycling from Etching Solutions in GaAs Production by Dialysis


II - Materials Processing

08 Raw Material Handling

Coleman, Mark; Schenck Process UK ltd, Great Britain:
Development of handling systems for new process for recovery of Antimony

Coleman, Mark; Schenck Process UK ltd, Great Britain:
Process equipment for Zinc Ox new plant Vietnam

Coleman, Mark; Schenck Process UK ltd, Great Britain:
Upgrade of Flash Furnace Dust Handling Systems at Philippine Associated Smelting an Refining


09 Process Fundamentals, Modelling and Simulations

Avarmaa, Katri; Klemettinen, Lassi; Taskinen, Pekka; Aalto University, Finland:
The behavior of tin in black copper smelting conditions with different iron-silicate based slag

Azof, Fabian Imanasa et al.; Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway:
Kinetics of the Leaching of Alumina-containing Slag for Alumina Recovery

Barros, Kayo Santana; Soares Tenório, Jorge Alberto; Espinosa, Denise; University of Sao Paulo, Brazil:
The use of chronopotentiometry for evaluating the occurrence of fouling and scaling on the treatment of industrial wastewaters with copper ions in alkaline media

Bastürkcü, Hüseyin; Istanbul Technical University, Turkey:
Dissolution Kinetics of Vanadium from Red Mud with Multi-Stage Leaching

Bruns, Henning; Eickhoff, Moritz; Pfeifer, Herbert; RWTH Aachen University, Germany:
Process model development for pyrolysis of waste printed circuit boards in microwave-heated lab-scale rotary kiln

Granata, Giuseppe; Tokoro, Chiharu; Waseda University, Japan; Miura, A.; JX Nippon Mining an Metals Corporation, Japan:
Study of the mechanism of iodide-assisted leaching of chalcopyrite in ferric sulfate media

Hellsten, Niko et al.; Aalto University, Finland:
Novel method to study volatile trace elements in electric furnace nickel slag cleaning

Jak, Evgueni et al.; The University of Queensland, Australia:
Integrated experimental and thermodynamic modelling research for primary and recycling pyrometallurgy

Jovanovic, Vladimir; Arnout, Sander; Nagels, Els; InsPyro, Belgium:
Gas injection into a hot reactive environment – towards a predictive CFD approach

Kandalam, Avinash et al.; RWTH Aachen University, Germany:
Investigating the temperature profile in a pilot top submerged lance furnace at TU Bergakademie Freiberg

Korolev, Ivan et al.; Outotec Research Center, Finland:
Gold Recovery from Chloride Leaching Solutions by Electrodeposition-Redox Replacement Method

Obiso, Daniele et al.; CIC Virtuhcon, Germany:
CFD modeling of the combustion and heat transfer in the top submerged lance smelter

Otsuki, Akira; Université de Lorraine, France:
Rheo-SAS: feasibility to characterize concentrated colloidal particle suspensions for their processing

Schober, Günther; PSI Metals Non Ferrous GmbH, Germany:
Product and Process Design – The rule and characteristic based approach brings you to the fast lane

Spies, Andreas; Strum, P.; Wrobel, M.; Outotec GmbH & Co. KG, Germany:
Plant and Equipment Design Verification through Testwork

Steyn, Andrea et al.; Ex Mente Technologies, South Africa:
Understanding the energy consumption of melting chromite-lime mixtures

Sukhomlinov, Dmitry et al.; Aalto University, Finland:
Indium and iridium partitioning between copper matte and iron silicate slag

to Baben, Moritz; Hack, Klaus; Petersen, Stephan; GTT - Technologies, Germany:
Navigating through Chemical Compound Space using FactSage, ChemApp and SimuSage

Van Winkel, Sabrina et al.; Ku Leuven, Belgium:
Influence of chlorine on the volatilization of PbO in industrial slags

Wolf, Heiko; Schober, Günther; PSI Metals Non Ferrous GmbH, Germany:
Using AI Modelling for predictive Quality and Routing


10 Upgrading processes and handling of Impurities

Dobersek, Albin et al.; Engineering Dobersek GmbH, Germany:
A new CIL tailings oxidizing roasting plant

Hesse, Max; TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany:
Selective Comminution for dry pre-concentration of lead-zinc ores with energy saving

Kadokura, Masakazu et al.; Waseda University, Japan:
Mechanism investigation and surface complexation modeling of Arsenite sorption on ferrihydrite in adsorption / co-precipitation processes

Keber, Sebastian; Brückner, Lisa; Elwert, Tobias; TU Clausthal, Germany:
Selective alkaline leaching of arsenic from sulfide concentrates


11 General Pyrometallurgy

Degel, Rolf et al.; SMS group GmbH, Germany:
Innovative Solutions in NON-FERROUS METALS production lines

Köster, Stefan; OSCHATZ Energy and Environment GmbH, Germany:
Waste Heat Boiler Technology downstream Roasting-Process in the Non-ferrous Industry

Souza, Rodrigo et al.; University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil:
Carbothermic reductive decomposition of  hydrated magnesium sulphate in order to produce a reactive oxide for neutralizing operations

Wu, Ling; China ENFI Engineering and Technology Corporation, China:
The Development Of Copper Matte Continuously Converting Technologies Adopted in China


12 General Hydrometallurgy

Adamou, Anastasia; Xydas, Constantinos; Constantinos, Varotsis; Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus:
Bio-hydrometallurgy dynamics of copper sulfide-minerals: Formation of Mixed culture Biofilms and K+-jarosite biosynthesis probed by micro-FTIR mapping and Raman microspectroscopy

Agarwal, Vivek et al.; Aalto University, Finland:
Hydrothermal Precipitation of Nickel and Cobalt Oxides

Aji, Arif Tirto; Aromaa, Jari; Lundström, Mari; Aalto University, Finland:
Specific Energy Consumption Modelling of Silver Electrorefining Process

Altinkaya, Pelin et al.; Outotec Research Center, Finland:
Ferric and Cupric Chloride Leaching of Valuable Metals from Process Residues

Babakhani, Ataollah; Sartaj, Majid; University of Ottawa, Canada; Noori, Mehdi; RWTH Aachen University, Germany:
Cadmium recovery onto cross-linked chitosan beads prepared by ionic-imprinting technique

Boiselle, Thomas; Henry, Philippe; HYDROMETAL, Belgium:
Update on the recycling activities at HYDROMETAL (Belgium)

Dufresne, Robert P.; Pultrusio technique Inc., Canada:
Energy Saving and Power Reduction in EW & ER Through Design of Bus Bar Insulators

Dufresne, Robert P.; Pultrusio technique Inc., Canada:
Technological Advances in the Electrolytic Cell, Maintenance and Replacement

Ebner, Tamara et. al.; Montanuniversitaet Leoben, Austria:
Fundamental research on the decomposition of H2O2 as an additive for the semi-direct recycling of cemented carbides

Frias, Carlos et al.; First Quantum minerals LTD., Spain:
Cobre las cruces technology approach deals efficiently with Polymetallic ores

Keller, Wolfgang; Last, Wolfgang; EKATO Rühr- und Mischtechnik GmbH, Germany:
Mine Site ‘City‘ – Urban Mining made profitable by improved mixing technology

Pateli, Ioanna Maria; Alabdullah, Sahar S.M.; Abbott, Andrew P.; University of Leicester, Great Britain:
Fe(III), Fe (III,II), Cu(II), Cu(I) oxides processing using Deep Eutectic Solvents

Steinlechner, Stefan; Montanuniversität Leoben, Austria:
Extraction of indium and silver aside of zinc from jarosite residue

Stopic, Srecko; RWTH Aachen University, Germany:
Carbonisation of different raw materials in an autoclave

Yoo, Kyoungkeun; Korea Maritime and Ocean University, Korea:
Leaching of Cu from Cu precipitate in culfuric acid with aeration and cupric ion


13 New Processes

Matthies, Alexander; Michael, Stelter; TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany:
Use of a Vanadium Electrolyte based on Secondary Raw Materials in Redox Flow Battery Storage Systems


14 Process Control

Arnout, Sander et al.; InsPyro, Belgium:
Automating decision making needs integration of data management with metallurgical insight

Runkel, Marcus et al.; Outotec GmbH & Co. KG, Germany:
Digitalization to Maximize Performance of Metallurgical Roasting Plants

Schiemann, Robert; Runkel, Marcus; Hammerschmidt, Jörg; Outotec GmbH & Co. KG, Germamy:
Training Simulators in Fluidized Bed Applications


III - Sustainable Production

15 Recycling / Waste

Böttcher, Bernd; JL Goslar, Germany:
End-of-life Recycling in Non-Ferrous Metallurgy

Costa, Filipe; Cronimet Envirotec GmbH, Germany:
From waste to resource – Metal Recovery from sludges and slurries via vacuum distillation

Degel, Rolf et al.; SMS group GmbH, Germany:
UrbanGold Technology - the solution for an economical and sustainable recycling of electronic scrap

Flerus, Benedikt; RWTH Aachen University, Germany:
Recovery of critical metals from electronic scrap via thermal pretreatment and (hydro-)metallurgical extraction

Gerold, Eva; Montanuniversität Leoben, Austria:
Synergy effect at the recycling of metal containing waste from the waste industry

Haga, Kazutoshi et al.; Akita University, Japan:
Removal of silica and bromine from waste printed circuit boards via superheated steam treatment and dense medium separation

Kerschbaumer, Claudia; Montanuniversität Leoben, Austria:
Recycling of drilling bits

Klejnowska, Katarzyna; Lewandowski, Dariusz; Instytut Metali Niezelaznych Gliwice, Poland:
Examination of waste tetra-pak pyrolysis as the first step of aluminium recovery proc

Leuchtenmüller, Manuel; Montanuniversität Leoben, Austria:
Recycling of chromium containing dust and slags

Li, Yun et al.; Aalto University, Finland:
Decomposition behaviour of PbSO4 during lead acid battery recycling process

Luidold, Stefan; Montanuniversität Leoben, Austria:
Recycling of technological metals

Maccagni, Massimo; Guerrini, Edoardo; Nielsen, Jonathan; Engitec Technologies S.p.A., Italy:
Zinc recovery from wastes and secondaries

Maccagni, Massimo; Guerrini, Edoardo; Nielsen, Jonathan; Engitec Technologies S.p.A., Italy:
New Frontier in Lead Acid Battery Recycling

Nakamura, Takashi; Tohoku University, Japan:
What is a real bottle neck of supply of LiB in 2030

Otsuki, Akira et al.; Université de Lorraine, France:
Non-destructive characterization of mechanically processed waste printed circuit boards in laboratory and large scale experimental facilities

Otsuki, Akira; Grasser, L.; Université de Lorraine, France:
Comminution of particles from waste printed circut boards

Rütten, Jürgen et. al; Global Steel Dust Ltd., Switzerland:
Revamping of a minerals-clinker plant into the first waelz plant for Recycling of EAF Steel Mill Dust in the Russian federation

Vogt, Daniel; Stelter, Michael; TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany:
Recovery of critical metals from WEEE by molten salt pyrolysis

Weber, Peter et al.; Küttner GmbH & Co. KG, Germany:
Recycling of asbestos and heavy metals contaminated steel scrap

Wan, Xingbang et al.; Aalto University, Finland:
Experimental research on the behavior of WEEE scrap in flash smelting settler with copper concentrate and synthetic slag


16 Strategic Resource Saving and Metals Recovery Technologies

Bulach, Winfried et al.; Oeko-Institut e.V., Germany:
Mapping of anthropogenic stocks in Germany – Establishment of a material flow management by integrating recycling chains to increase recycling of metals and building materials in terms of quality and quantity

Grund, Sabina; van Leeuwen, Martin; van Genderen, Eric; International zinc association, Belgium:
Circular Economy – Recycling at All Costs - Zinc unleashing valuable resources

Noll, Reinhard et al.; Measurement Technology and EUV Sources, Germany:
Interlinked machinery for the automated disassembly, separation and recovery of valuable materials from electronic equipment – progress of the ADIR project

Buddo, Ivo; Kebag AG, Switzerland; Schlumberger, Stefan; Zentrum für nachhaltige Abfall- und Ressourcennutzung ZAR, Switzerland:
SwissZinc – Zinc recycling out of residues from Swiss MSWI-Plants

Van Eyck, Kwinten et al.; Inopsys NV, Belgium:
Increasing sustainability by circular economy; Zinc recovery from aside stream of pharmaceutical industry


17 Secondary Metallurgy

Schmitz, Wilfried; Reiermann, Joachim; Niklaus, Steffen; Otto Junker GmbH, Germany:
20 Years of Otto Junker Melting Technology Centre – State-of-the-Art Induction Technology, available to our Customers

Nikolic, Stanko; Hogg, Ben; Voigt, Paul; Glencore Technology, Australia:
Versatility of the ISASMELTTM Process for the Sustainable Treatment of Urban Feedstreams

Yamaguchi, Katsunori; Toda, Takehito; Waseda University Okubo, Japan:
Influence of Al2O3 on Liquidus Line of the FeOx-SiO2 System at 1523 and 1573 K


18 By-product Treatment

Hamann, Christopher; Ferro Duo GmbH, Germany; et al.:
Thermochemical Treatment of Waste Products from Iron and Steel Production

Talja, Jyri; Lehtilä, Eero; Kopar Oy, Finland:
Kopar Cooling Solutions and New Innovations for Hot Zinc Calcine and Ash Cooling

Wierzbicki, Lukasz J. et al.; Instytut Metali Niezelaznych Gliwice, Poland:
The influence of the quality and form of the charge on the quality of manufactured semi-finished copper alloy products


19 Slag

Hofer, Dominik; Montanuniversität Leoben, Austria:
Slag metallurgy for the recycling of Ta

Ponak, Christoph et al.; Montanuniversität Leoben, Austria:
Recovery of Manganese, Chromium, Iron and Phosphorus from Basic Oxygen Furnace Slags

Sagadin, Christoph; Montanuniversität Leoben, Austria:
Slag characterization at the production of FeNi

Schatzmann, Walter; Montanuniversität Leoben, Austria:
Slags out of recycling processes – a potential resource for construction materials

Weber, Peter; Breuer, Thomas; Küttner GmbH & Co. KG, Germany; Margraf, Rüdiger; Lühr Filter GmbH:
Installation of a side blowing furnace for slag reduction furnace: with a State of the art off-gas treatment with conditioned dry gas cleaning for SO2 capture


20 Developments in Environmental Protection

Filzwieser, Andreas et al.; METTOP GmbH, Austria:
ILTEC – Mettops Revolutionary and Safe cooling solution

García, Ignacio Martín et al.; CETaqua, Spain:
Evaluation of Near Zero Liquid Discharge (NZLD) technologies for water reuse in a copper smelter

Grogan, Joseph; Dahlstrom, James; Rodrigue, Benjamin; Gopher Resource, USA:
Removal of Selenium as Selenate from High Sulfate Brine Waste Waters

Grünig, Jochen et al.; Outotec GmbH & Co. KG, Germany:
Heat Recovery in Fluidized Bed Applications

Hensler, Timo; Charitos, Alexandros; Orth, A.; Outotec GmbH & Co. KG, Germany:
Heat Recovery in Fluidized Bed Applications

Sadat Hoseinian, Fatemeh; University of Cape Town, South Africa; Safari, Mehdi; Amirkabir Rezai, Bahram; Amirkabir University of Technology, Iran:
A new kinetic model for zinc ion removal from synthetic wastewater

Souza, Rodrigo et al.; University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil:
Treatment of hexavalent chromium tailings using an alternative method based on humic substances

Tanisali, Esra; Özer, Mustafa; Burat, Firat; Istanbul Technical University, Turkey:
Flotation of Plastics from Printed Circuit Board’s Fines with Different Type of Frothers


21 Quality Assurance

Colla, Valentina et al.; Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna-TeCIP Institute, Italy:
Robot-assisted replacement of the refractory components of the ladle sliding gate in a steel shop

Schober, Günther; PSI Metals Non Ferrous GmbH, Germany:
Quality is designed not controlled


22 Analytics

Rohrmann, Urban et al.; Fraunhofer Project Group IWKS, Germany:
High Sensitivity Nanoscale Characterization by Local Electrode 3D Atom Probe Microscopy

Schmid, Florian; Montanuniversität Leoben, Austria:
Industry-oriented sample preparation in laboratory scale for the characterization of 6xxx and 5xxx aluminium alloys

Sein, Myint Myint; Glörfeld, Peter; Institut für Materialprüfung Glörfeld GmbH, Germany; Hinrichs, Joachim; Thermo Fisher Scientific, Germany:
Ultra-trace elemental analysis of pure metals and quantitative depth profile analysis in coated materials by glow discharge mass spectrometry

Stefanov, Eduard; Stoyanova, Verka; Aurubis Bulgaria, Bulgaria:
ICP-OES determination of As(III) and As(V) in copper electrolyte


IV - Themes of current issues / Best Practices

23 Improving of Alloys

Domagała-Dubiel, Justyna et al.; Instytut Metali Niezelaznych Gliwice, Poland:
Microstructure analysis and mechanical properties of the copper after laser surface treatment

Kuhn, Hans-Achim et al.; Wieland Group, Germany:
Precipitation hardened Copper-Niobium wire

Maruyama, Toru; Takashima, Kazuki; Kansai University, Japan:
Influence of heat treatment on hardening of CrMnFeCoNi high-entropy alloy with micro-segregation

Namaa Abood, Adnan; Saleh, Ali Hassan; Wadi, Kadhum Jassem; Middle Technical University, Iraq:
Effect of Ball Milling and Forward Extrusion on Mechanical Properties of  Al-10Pb-4.5Cu Alloy

Souza, Rodrigo et al.; University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil:
Synthesis of copper-alumina composite through nitrates reductive decomposition

Sun, Haikuo; Li, Yuerong; Lu, Liyu; China ENFI Engineering Corpoartion, China:
Carbonyl Processing of Ferronickel Alloy

Wibner, Stefan; Montanuniversität Leoben, Austria:
Behavior of special metals at the recycling of aluminium scrap


24 Powder Metallurgy and 3D Print

Huck-Jones, Debbie et al.; Malvern Panalytical Ltd, Great Britain:
Analytical insight for optimising metal powder processing

Kurama, Haldun; Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Turkey:
Surfactants and their funktions on nano powder synthesis


25 Foundry – Casting

Dragulin, Dan, Dr.; ATC ALUVATION Technology Center Paderborn GmbH, Germany:
Quality of casting and heat treatment processes - an information transfer approach



26 Refractory Materials

Gregurek, Dean; Spanring, Alfred; Kreuer, D.; RHI Magnesita, Austria:
Refractory WEAR in a High Carbon Ferromanganese smelting furnace

Schmidl, Jürgen; Gregurek, Dean; Spanring, Alfred; RHI AG, Germany:
Thermochemical considerations for the refractory material selection in Peirce-Smith Converter Operations

van Niekerk, Andrew et al.; Metix, South Africa:
Production lines furnace integrity of electric furnaces – symbiosis of process, cooling, refractory lining and furnace design


27 Economic Prospects and Trading

Rasenack, Kai; TU Clausthal, Germany:
GERRI - Potentials and opportunities for German raw material actors


28 HSE practices and Legal Aspects

Otsuki, Akira; Université de Lorraine, France; Miller, Tamara; Curtin University, France:
Safer frother option for sustainable oxidised coal beneficiation by froth flotation: a review


29 Industry 4.0

Frenz, Walter; RWTH Aachen University, Germany:
Industry 4.0 in the Metallurgy

Heinrich, Thomas; Bürkert Fluid Control Systems, Germany:
Temperature control in a local network for directional solidification in a mould

Schilder, Constanze et al.; Secopta, Germany:
Fast. Precise. Robust. – LIBS Sensors provide Real Time Data for Non-Ferrous Metal Production 4.0

Schober, Günther; PSI Metals Non Ferrous GmbH, Germany:
Production Planning is the most efficient solution for Process Control

Schumann, Benedikt; Hundrieser, Jens; Endress+Hauser Messtechnik GmbH+Co. KG:
From automated device data collection to asset health

The Organizing Committee has the right to change the course of the programme, especially the sequence of presentation of papers according to the necessities, misprints and errors are reserved.