Celebrating the Megascale

Proceedings of the Extraction and Processing Division Symposium on Pyrometallurgy in Honor of David G.C. Robertson

  • Phillip J. Mackey
  • Eric J. Grimsey
  • Rodney T. Jones
  • Geoffrey A. Brooks
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. Keynote Session

  3. Ferro-Alloys

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119
    2. Rodney T. Jones
      Pages 129-139
    3. Christopher W. Bale, E. Bélisle, P. Chartrand, S. A. Decterov, G. Eriksson, A. Gheribi et al.
      Pages 141-148
    4. Merete Tangstad, Thomas Brynjulfsen, Eli Ringdalen
      Pages 149-156
    5. Quinn G Reynolds, Christopher J Hockaday, Dominic T Jordan, Ian J Barker
      Pages 157-167
    6. Byeong Deok Lee, Hyun Kyu Shin, Young Eun Lee
      Pages 179-186
  4. Non-Ferrous Smelting, Converting, and Refining

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 187-187
    2. Rodney Hundermark, Lloyd Nelson, Bertus de Villiers, July Ndlovu, Diale Mokwena, Phillimon Mukumbe et al.
      Pages 189-196
    3. Ramana G. Reddy, Jonkion M. Font
      Pages 213-223
    4. Greg Roset, Dayle Flynn, Katie Schumacher
      Pages 237-241
    5. Wagner Moulin Silva, Bruno Augusto Batista Ribeiro, Felipe Terra Elias
      Pages 251-258
    6. Dean Gregurek, Angelika Ressler, Anna Franzkowiak, Alfred Spanring
      Pages 267-273
  5. Iron and Steel Production

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 275-275
    2. Kenneth S. Coley, Elaine Chen, Michael Pomeroy
      Pages 289-302
    3. S Jahanshahi, A Deev, N Haque, L Lu, J G Mathieson, T E Norgate et al.
      Pages 303-316
    4. Shabnam Sabah, Geoffrey Brooks
      Pages 325-332
    5. Joonho Lee, Sung Beom An, Minsoo Shin, Ki Joo Sim
      Pages 347-355
  6. Process Modeling and Simulation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 357-357
    2. Mark Cross, Diane McBride, Nick Croft
      Pages 359-366
    3. Karri Penttilä, Justin Salminen, Nagendra Tripathi, Pertti Koukkari
      Pages 377-384
    4. Silvia E. Perez-Fontes, Hong Yong Sohn, Miguel Olivas-Martinez
      Pages 385-392
    5. M. A. Sattar, J. Naser, G. Brooks
      Pages 401-408
  7. Metallurgical Education

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 427-427
    2. J. B. See, D. G. C. Robertson, P. J. Mackey
      Pages 429-446

About these proceedings


The volume contains more than 70 papers covering the important topics and issues in metallurgy today including papers as follows: keynote papers covering a tribute to David Robertson, workforce skills needed in the profession going forward, copper smelting, ladle metallurgy, process metallurgy and resource efficiency, new flash iron making technology, ferro-alloy electric furnace smelting and on the role of bubbles in metallurgical processing operations. Topics covered in detail in this volume include ferro-alloys, non-ferrous metallurgy, iron and steel, modeling, education, and fundamentals.


pyrometallurgy metallic materials materials engineering characterization of materials evaluation of materials

Editors and affiliations

  • Phillip J. Mackey
  • Eric J. Grimsey
    • 1
    • 2
  • Rodney T. Jones
    • 3
  • Geoffrey A. Brooks
    • 4
  1. 1.Curtin UniversityAustralia
  2. 2.AusIMMAustralia
  3. 3.Pyrometallurgy DivisionMintekSouth Africa
  4. 4.Faculty of Engineering and Industrial Sciences, High Temperature Processing research groupSwinburne University of TechnologyAustralia

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