Special Issue "Selected Papers from 8th ICSTI 2018"
A special issue of Metals (ISSN 2075-4701).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 March 2019
Selected contributions of the 8th International Congress on Science and Technology in Ironmaking—8th ICSTI 2018 will be published in the Special Issue. The congress will be held form Sept. 25 to 27 2018 in Vienna and will bring together a wide range of experts, coming from plant operation and plant and equipment suppliers, as well as research institutes and universities, who share expertise in the field of ironmaking. The scope and topic of the contribution to the 8th ICSTI 2018 covers the topics cokemaking, iron ore production and handling, sintering, pelletizing, blast furnace ironmaking, direct reduction, smelting reduction, environmental control in coke and ironmaking, CO2 reduction and energy saving, recycling of in-plant residues, and automation and digitalization in coke and ironmaking, as well as modelling and simulation in coke and ironmaking.
Prof. Dr. Johannes Schenk
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 1500 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.
- blast furnace
- direct reduction
- smelting reduction
- sustainable iron production