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. 751]
J.O. Marsden


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


Expansion and Modernization of Onsan Smelter (Invited) [pp. 97-110]
H.Y. Cho, K.H. Lee, J.S. Chang, W.C. Seo, and J.Y. Kim

Expansion Project and Progress in the Sumitomo Metal Mining Toyo Smelter and Refinary (Invited) [pp. 111-122]
H. Kurokawa, H. Satoh, M. Takebayashi, and K. Yamamoto

Analysis of Copper Loss in Slag in Tamano Type Flash Smelting Furnace (Invited) [pp. 123-134]
M. Furuta, S. Tanaka, M. Hamamoto, and H. Inada

Experience and Success with BSF Lead Smelting in Nordenham, Germany (Invited) [pp. 135-150]
U. Kerney

Yunnan Copper’s Isasmelt—Successful Smelter Modernization in China (Invited) [pp. 151-162]
Y.F. Shi

Commissioning of the Ausmelt Lead Smelter at Hindustan Zinc (Invited) [pp. 163-172]
R. McClelland, J. Hoang, B. Lightfoot, and D. Dhanavel

Expansion of Gresik Copper Smelter and Refinery (Invited) [pp. 173-180]
M. Hayashi, N. Hasegawa, B.P. Handogo, and A. Prayoga

The Slag Cleaning Technologies for One-Stage Flash Smelting of KGHM Polska Miedz Concentrates (Invited) [pp. 181-198]
J. Czernecki, Z. Smieszek, Z. Miczkowski, N. Kubacz, J. Dobrza?ski, J. Staszak, and L. Byszynski

SPCC’s 1,200,000 TPA Copper Isasmelt (Invited) [pp. 199-210]
H. Walqui, C. Noriega, P. Partington, and G. Alvear

Recent Operational Improvements at Saganoseki Smelter (Invited) [pp. 211-222]
Y. Suzuki, F. Hashiuchi, and Y. Yasuda


Copper Production with Outokumpu Flash Smelting: An Update (Invited) [pp. 225-238]
I.V. Kojo, and H. Storch

The Development of the Codelco-Chile Continuous Converting Process (Invited) [pp. 239-250]
A. Moyano, C. Caballero, R. Mackay, P. Morales, D. Cordero, and J. Font

Isasmelt Copper Converting: A Review of Possibilities and Challenges (Invited) [pp. 251-260]
J.M. Rapkoch, and M. Cerna

Technological Innovations in the Mitsubishi Process to Achieve Four Years Campaign (Invited) [pp. 261-274]
T. Taniguchi, T. Matsutani, and H. Sato

Isasmelt™—6,000,000 TPA and Rising (Invited) [pp. 275-290]
P.S. Arthur

Inco Flash Furnace Froth Column Modifications (Invited) [pp. 291-302]
J. Liu, M.H.I. Baird, P. Kenny, B. Macnamara, and A. Vahed

Outokumpu Blister Flash Smelting Processes (Invited) [pp. 303-312]
E.J. Peuraniemi, and M. Lahtinen

The State of the Art in Nickel Smelting: Direct Outokumpu Nickel Technology [pp. 313-326]
T. Mäkinen and P. Taskinen

Two-Zone Vaniukov Furnace: New Potential in Copper and Nickel Production [pp. 327-332]
M.V. Knyazev, A.G. Ryabko, L.B. Tsymbulov, and L.S. Tsemekhman


Initial Bath-Melt Making at Onsan by Flash Reaction (Keynote) [pp. 335-342]
K.-H. Lee, S.-S. Park, W.-C. Seo, and J.-S. Chang

Refining of High-Nickel Copper by Silicon-Containing Reagents [pp. 343-352]
A.I. Volkhin, and E.I. Eliseev

Effect of Calcium Oxide Content in Feed Charge on Performance Indicators of Smelting in Sparged Bath [pp. 353-356]
A.V. Tarasov, M.Yu. Malkova, and V.V. Kozyrev

Practical Metallurgy for Continuous Converting in the Mitsubishi Process (Invited) [pp. 357-366]
F. Tanaka

Phase Relations of Ferrous Calcium Silicate Slag and Its Possible Application in the Industrial Practice (Keynote) [pp. 367-386]
F. Kongoli, I. McBow, and A. Yazawa

Smelting of High Arsenic Concentrates Via Teniente Converter (Invited) [pp. 387-396]
C.M. Acuna, and M. Sherrington

Specific Features of Autogenous Smelting of Sulfide Raw Materials Using Oxygen-Flame Process [pp. 397-406]
V.M. Paretsky, and A.V. Tarasov

Study on the Reducing-Matting-Smelting of Stibnite Concentrate to Directly Produce Antimony [pp. 407-418]
Y. Chen, M. Tang, C. Huang, C. Tang, and W. Yao

Pyrrhotite Concentrate Sulfidizing [pp. 419-422]
L.N. Ertzeva, L.Sh. Tzemekhman, and V.T. Diachenko


Elemental Sulphur Fixation in Smelting Gas: Is It Feasible? (Keynote) [pp. 425-432]
T. Okura, S. Ueda, and K. Yamaguchi

A Harmony in Natural and Man-Made Sulfur Cycles [pp. 433-436]
E. Shibata, N. Sato, T. Nakamura, T. Okura, M. Ogasawara, and M. Maeda

The Metallurgical Sulfuric Acid Plant Design, Operating & Materials Considerations 2006 Update [pp. 437-456]
L.J. Friedman, and S.J. Friedman

New Types of Sulphur and Non-Conventional Methods for Its Use [pp. 457-462]
O.G. Yeremin, V.A. Tanayants, and V.M. Paretsky

Production of Elemental Sulphur from Metallurgical Gases by Direct High- and Low-Temperature Catalytic SO2 Reduction [pp. 463-468]
A.V. Tarasov, and O.G. Yeremin

Production of Elemental Sulfur from SO2 (RSR) [pp. 469-488]
M. Rameshni, and S. Santo

Fluor SOx Cleanup Process—A Cost Effective “SO2 to Elemental Sulfur” Technology for Global Green Environment [pp. 489-498]
T.K. Chow, V.W. Wong, T.M. Flood, and J.A. Gebur

Evaluation of the Efficiency of a Gas Purging System in a Copper Anode Furnace [pp. 499-508]
K. Gamweger

Thermal Reduction of Vaniukov Furnace Sulfurous Oxygen-Bearing Off-Gas by Methane [pp. 509-516]
O.I. Platonov


The Stage Selective Roasting, An Efficient Way for the Treatment of Arsenical and Antimonical Bearing Concentrates and Other Complex Metallurgical By-Products (Keynote) [pp. 519-528]
P.-D. Oudenne

A New Advanced CFD Model for Flash Smelting and Converting Processes [pp. 529-544]
T. Ahokainen, A. Jokilaakso, P. Taskinen, and M. Kytö

Method for Optimising Current Efficiency by Repairing Permanent Cathodes (Abstract Only) [p. 753]
J. Lemke

Prediction of Combustion Phenomena in Flash Smelting Furnace for Production Enhancement Using a Mathematical Model (Invited) [pp. 545-560]
Y. Sasaki, Y. Mori, Y. Hattori, and A. Tanabe

Furnace Lining Analysis and Design by Mathematical and Physicochemical Modeling (Keynote) [pp. 561-576]
R. Parra, L.F. Verdeja, M.F. Barbés, and C. Goñi

Mathematical Model for the Fragmentation of Copper Matte Particles Oxidized Under Flash Converting Conditions (Invited) [pp. 577-590]
M. Pérez-Tello, I.M. Madrid-Ortega, and H.Y. Sohn

Thermal Conductivity of Copper Flash Smelting Flue Dust (Invited) [pp. 591-598]
E. Nurminen, M. Rouvinen, and J. Jarvi

Efficient and Portable Mathematical Models for Simulating Heat Transfer in Electric Furnaces for Sulphide Smelting [pp. 599-614]
Y. Pan, S. Sun, and S. Jahanshahi

Sampling Campaigns for the Characterization of Flash Smelting Combustion of Copper Concentrates [pp. 615-630]
R. Parada, F. Castro, M. Parada, C. González, and R. Parra


Graphite Reduction of Molten Nickel Matte/Oxysulfide/Slag Part I: Slag and Oxysulfide Reduction (Invited) [pp. 633-648]
J. Liu, and T.A. Utigard

Graphite Reduction of Molten Nickel Matte/Oxysulfide/Slag Part II: Nickel Matte and Slag+Matte Reduction [pp. 649-660]
J. Liu, and T.A. Utigard

Kinetics and Mechanism of Copper Slag Cleaning by Injection of Natural Gas (Invited) (Abstract Only) [p. 755]
D. Langberg, M. Somerville, and T. Briffa

Analysis of Solids Flow in Flash Furnace Burner Concentrate Chutes (Keynote) [pp. 661-672]
P. Koh, F. Jorgensen, and B. Elliot

Copper Isasmelt—Dealing with Impurities (Invited) [pp. 673-686]
G.R. Alvear, S.P. Hunt, and B. Zhang

Validation of the Olympic Dam Flash Furnace Burner and Reaction Shaft Model—Comparison of Model with Plant Measurements (Invited) [pp. 687-702]
C. Solnordal, F. Jorgensen, and A. Campbell

Installation and Operating Performance of the New Dry Concentrate Injection System on the Modified Teniente Converter (CT) Unit at KCMS Nkana Smelter in Zambia (Invited) [pp. 703-716]
M. Syamujulu, and T. Smith

The Clyde-Worleyparsons Flash Furnace Feed System: A New Approach [pp. 717-730]
M.E. Reed, C.U. Jones, P.A. Cockburn, D.E. Fallas, B. Snowdon, P.E. Walker, and R.C. Sims


FLOGENę Technologies Inc. [p. 733]

Korea Institute of Geoscience and Mineral Resources [p. 735]

Korea Zinc Co. Ltd. [p. 737]

LS-Nikko Copper [p. 739]

Outokumpu Technology [p. 741]

Posco [p. 743]

Umicore Precious Metals Refining [p. 745]

Xstrata Technology [p. 747]

Author Index [pp. 757-760]
Subject Index [pp. 761-764]