The paper should be max 6 pages for ordinary delegates and max 8 pages for invited/keynote/plenary

The paper deadline was by 20 January 2014.

Accepted papers will be published in Materials Science Forum, ISSN: 1662-9752,  indexed in the major academic databases, including EI Compendex, Thomson ISI (ISTP) and with full text online at


We invited prospective authors to submit a brief abstract, not exceeding 200 words. Some suggested subjects were:

  • Alloy development
  • Casting and Solidification
  • Thermomechanical Processing
  • Simulation and Modelling
  • Characterisation
  • Phase Transformation
  • Recrystallisation and Texture
  • Mechanical Properties
  • Forming and Formability
  • Joining Technologies
  • Corrosion and Surface Technology
  • Recycling
  • Applications