Special Issue "Metallic Materials and Manufacturing"

A special issue of Metals (ISSN 2075-4701).

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 October 2018

Special Issue Editor

Guest Editor
Dr. Denni Kurniawan

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Curtin University, Miri 98009, Malaysia
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Interests: manufacturing processes; biomaterials; composites; mechanical properties

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

This Special Issue covers all aspects of metals from its materials engineering and technology, as well as their manufacturing. Any type of article aligned with the journal (original research, case study, technical report, short communication, and reviews), within the scope of materials and manufacturing of metals is welcome for this Special Issue. Additionally included are selected papers from the 3rd International Materials, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering Conference (MIMEC2017) in Miri, Malaysia (www.mimec.me) and the 2nd International Conference on Materials and Manufacturing Engineering and Technology (CoMMET 2018) in Bali, Indonesia (www.commet.me). Please consider contributing to this Special Issue. Thank you and wishing you all the best. 

Dr. Denni  Kurniawan
Guest Editor

Manuscript Submission Information

Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.

Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Metals is an international peer-reviewed open access monthly journal published by MDPI.

Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 1000 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.


  • Metals as engineering materials
  • Metallic biomaterials and medical devices
  • Functional materials, including semiconductors
  • Nanomaterials and nanotechnology
  • Surface engineering (coating, thin films, wear)
  • Materials characterization and testing, including non destructive test/evaluation
  • Manufacturing processes, including machining, metal forming, joining, and additive manufacturing
  • Modelling and simulations
  • Corrosion and degradation of metals

Published Papers

This special issue is now open for submission.

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