Foreword [p. 1xxi]

Editors’ Biographies [p. 1xxiii]

Organizing Committee [p. 1xxv]

International Organizing Committee [p. 1xxvi]

Session Chairpersons [p. 1xxxi]

Sponsors and Co-Sponsors [p. 1xxxiii]

Logos of Organizational Co-Sponsors [p. 1xxxvii]

Logos of Corporate Co-Sponsors [p. xcv]


Professor H.Y. Sohn - Biography [pp. 3-36]
R.G. Reddy

It Is All About Energy [pp. 37-42]
P.R. Atkins

The Precious Art of Metals Recycling [pp. 43-52]
F. Vanbellen, and M. Chintinne

Nonferrous Metal Recycling in Korea: The Present and the Future [pp. 53-56]
K.-I. Rhee

The Role of Processes Modeling in Iron and Steelmaking [pp. 57-68]
P.C. Chaubal

Liquidus Relations of Calcium Ferrite and Ferrous Calcium Silicate Slag in Continuous Copper Converting [pp. 69-88]
F. Kongoli, I. McBow, A. Yazawa, Y. Takeda, K. Yamaguchi, R. Budd, and S. Llubani

Recent Developments in Copper Hydrometallurgy (Abstract Only) [p. 651]
J.O. Marsden


Remembrance of Academic Mentors and Early Associates [pp. 91-96]
H.Y. Sohn


Gas-Solid Reaction Will Help Solid-Solid Reaction—Novel Iron Ore Agglomerate Bearing Semi-Coal-Char (Keynote) [pp. 97-104]
T. Usui, H. Konishi, and N. Inoue

The Kinetics of Hydrogen Reduction of Fine Iron Oxide Particles [pp. 105-110]
M.E. Choi, H.Y. Sohn, and G. Han

A Laboratory Study of the Reduction of Iron Oxides by Hydrogen [pp. 111-120]
D. Wagner, O. Devisme, F. Patisson, and D. Ablitzer

Unsteady State Heat Transfer Analysis of Lower Parts of Blast Furnace with Liquid Flow (Invited) [pp. 121-132]
T. Nishimura, M. Naito, M. Ichida, and S. Matsuzaki

Advances in Understanding of Phenomena in the Blast Furnace Hearth (Invited) [pp. 133-144]
P.C. Chaubal, and C.Q. Zhou

The Boudouard Reactivity Influenced by the Properties of Cokes and Experimental Conditions [pp. 145-154]
J. Kaczorowski, and T. Lindstad

Catalytic Effect of Some Inorganic Materials on the Gasification Reaction of Graphite and Coke [pp. 155-162]
M. Kawakami, T. Iwabuchi, Y. Takashima, H. Kanba, T. Takenaka, and S. Yokoyama

Desulphurization of Coal by Fungus [pp. 163-170]
D.-w. He, Y.-j. Liang, L.-y. Chai, Y.-y. Wang, Y. Jin, and B. Peng

Use of Condition of Thermodynamic Equilibrium for Development of Mathematical Model of Blast Furnace Smelting [pp. 171-182]
A. Dmitriev, and D. Dmitrieva


Activity Coefficient of Nitride in Slag as a Measure of Slag’s Ability to Remove Nitrogen from Liquid Metal (Abstract Only) [p. 653]
P. Fan and W.D. Cho

Thermodynamics of Titanium, Nitrogen and Oxygen in Liquid Stainless Steels [pp.185-198]
J.-O. Jo, J.-B. Lee, S.-I. Kim, T.-I. Chung, W.-Y. Kim, J.-J. Pak, J.-H. Park, and D.-S. Kim

Influence of an Alloying Element (Cr, Ni, Mn, Mo and Cu) on the Thermodynamic Properties of Titanium in Molten Iron Alloys [pp. 199-210]
T. Yoshikawa, and K. Morita

Effects of CaF2 and Ilmenite on Dissolution Behavior of Lime in Al2O3-CaO-SiO2 Slags [pp. 211-222]
S.H. Amini, M.P. Brungs, S. Jahanshahi, and O. Ostrovski

Predicting Surface Tension and Viscosity of Molten Slag (Keynote) [pp. 223-232]
T. Tanaka, and M. Suzuki

Bubble Formation and Dynamic Slag Foaming Phenomena [pp. 233-246]
A. Kapilashrami, M. Garnerup, A.K. Lahiri, and S. Seetharaman

Transport Phenomena and CFD Application during Process Metallurgy [pp. 247-262]
L. Zhang

Effects of a Simulated Slag Phase on the Mixing and Mass Transfer Rates in a 0.2-Scale Creusot-Loire Uddeholm Converter Model [pp. 263-270]
A. Chaendera and R.H. Eric

Coupled Thermodynamic and Kinetic Modeling of a Top-Blown Bath [pp. 271-282]
M. Ersson, A. Tilliander, and P. Jönsson


Oxidation and Decarburization in TRIP Steels (Keynote) [pp. 285-298]
T.L. Baum, R.J. Fruehan, and S. Sridhar

Colemanite in Steel Production (Invited) [pp. 299-306]
L. Özmen, and E. Inger

Determination of Optimum Calcium Carbide for Deoxidation of Slags [pp. 307-314]
R.J. Santiago, and L.A. Mombello

Continuous Cooling Transformation Behavior of an As-Rolled Dual Phase Steel with Low Carbon and Low Alloy [pp. 315-324]
T. Li, Y. Pu, G. Chen, J. Zhang, and J. Zhang

A Fundamental Study of Oxygen-Melt Reactions in the AOD Process (Keynote) [pp. 325-342]
G.S. Rao, and D.G.C. Robertson

The Use of Calcium Carbide in Steel [pp. 343-350]
R.J. Santiago, and L.A. Mombello

Characterization of Metal Droplets Sampled during Top Lance Blowing [pp. 351-362]
A. Nordqvist, A. Tilliander, K. Grönlund, G. Runnsjö, and P. Jönsson

Experimental Study on the Simultaneous Desulphurization and Denitrification by Duct Injection (Abstract Only) [p. 655]
Q. Li

A Process for Saving Energy and Time in Electric Arc Furnace [pp. 363-370]
A.A. Mottahedi


Magnesium: Origin and Role in Calcium-Treated Inclusions (Keynote) [pp. 373-378]
P.C. Pistorius, P. Presoly, and K.G. Tshilombo

Limitation of Slag Entrainment in Tundish and Consequent Reduction of Ladle Heel [pp. 379-388]
J.-F. Domgin, and P. Gardin

Modelling Steel Cleanness Based on Fundamental Principles and Concepts [pp. 389-404]
K.Th. Mavrommatis

Formation of Spinel Phase in the Liquid Inclusions during Stainless Steelmaking Processes (Keynote) [pp. 405-420]
J.H. Park, and Y.Y. Lee

Estimation of Inclusion Size in Stainless Steel Coil Based on Statistics of Extreme Values (Keynote) [pp. 421-430]
Y.-i. Kanbe, H. Todoroki, N. Hashimoto, and S.-i. Nagashima

Characterization of Precipitates in Structural Titanium Microalloyed Steel by Transmission Electron Microscopy and High Resolution (HRTEM) [pp. 431-438]
L. Béjar-Gómez, A. Medina-Flores, A. Bedolla-Jacuinde, and M. Saavedra-Maga±a

Characterization of Precipitates in Structural Niobium Microalloyed Steel by Transmission Electron Microscopy and Analysis by Low Resolution [pp. 439-444]
L. Béjar-Gómez, A. Medina-Flores, A. Bedolla-Jacuinde, and M. Saavedra-Magaña

Analysis of Microstructure and Precipiates in Hot Rolled Low Carbon Steel Sheet by CSP [pp. 445-452]
Y. Liu, M. Zhao, W. Wu, G. Chen, J. Zhang, and S. Su


A New Era for Steel Production? (Keynote) [pp. 455-470]
L.E.K. Holappa, and S. Wang

Effect of Swirl Blade on Flow Pattern in Nozzle for Up-Hill Teeming [pp. 471-484]
L. Hallgren, S. Takagi, R. Eriksson, S. Yokoya, and P. Jönsson

Swirling Flow Effect in Immersion Nozzle on Control of Heat and Mass Transport in Casting Teeming [pp. 485-498]
S. Yokoya, S. Takagi, P. Jonsson, L. Hallgren, S. Kholmatov, and Y. Tsukaguchi

A Tundish to Mold Model for Grade Change during Ladle Change-Over in Continuous Casting (Keynote) [pp. 499-510]
V. Seshadri, C.A. da Silva, I.A. da Silva, V.A. Lepo, V.E. de Matos, D.B. Moreira, and V. de Oliveira Cravo

Mathematical Description of Flows in Continuous Casting Machine of Steel (Keynote) [pp. 511-522]
P. Gardin, and J.-F. Domgin

Evaluation of Turbulence Models in the Numerical Simulations of Fluid Flow in Different Configurations of Tundishes [pp. 523-538]
H.V. Oliveira, M.C. Leão, T.A. Ávila, T.R.N. Campos, and R.P. Tavares


Experiences in Physicochemical Modelling of Oxygen Converter Process (BOF) (Keynote) [pp. 541-554]
H. Jalkanen

Reduction Behavior of BOF Type Slags by Solid Carbon [pp. 555-570]
S.-M. Jung, Y.-J. Do, and J.-H. Choi

An Explanation for the Effect on Steelmaking of Titanium in Hot Metal [pp. 571-584]
P.J. Koros, S. Street, and R.P. Stone

A Study of Freeze Layers in Smelting Furnaces (Keynote) [pp. 585-598]
F. Guevara and G. Irons

Physical Modeling of a RH Degasser to Study Decarburization Rate [pp. 599-614]
A.T.P. Almeida, J.Á. Alvarenga, T.J.P. Belarmino, A.C.P.C. Filho, A.A. Nascimento, and R.P. Tavares

Design of Steel for High Speed Machining [pp. 615-656]
S.V. Subramanian, G. Zhu, C.M. Andrei, S.S. Ingle, and X. Zhang

Elastic T-Stress Evaluation from Fe Analysis for Mode (I) Loading in X52 Arc of Pipe Specimens (Abstract Only) [p. 657]
M. Hadj Meliani, M. Benarous, A. Ghoul, and Z. Azari


FLOGEN« Technologies Inc. [p. 633]

Korea Institute of Geoscience and Mineral Resources [p. 635]

Korea Zinc Co. Ltd. [p. 637]

LS-Nikko Copper [p. 639]

Outokumpu Technology [p. 641]

Posco [p. 643]

Umicore Precious Metals Refining [p. 645]

Xstrata Technology [p. 647]

Author Index [pp. 659-662]
Subject Index [pp. 663-666]