Theory of forming, physical essence of plasticity and metallurgical and technological formability of metals
Plastometric, laboratory and numerical modeling of hot and cold forming processes
Advanced forming methods (rolling, forging, drawing, etc... - high-reduction and high-speed processes, thermomechanical forming, forming tools (rolls, impression dies, drawing dies), hydroforming, modern calibration, forming by extreme plastic deformation, forming of hard-to-form materials, forming close to final shape and other)
Corrosion protection of metallic and non-metallic materials (properties of protective coatings, technology of surface preparation of substrate before coating application)
Corrosion of coatings and substrates, surface treatment of materials against corrosion
PVD and CVD technology, organic coatings, modern technologies of application by organic coatings - varnishes, glass and glass ceramic coatings, electrochemical coating processes, hot dip galvanized coatings, ion implantation, thermal spraying, welded layers etc.
Nanolayers and thin films, applications, corrosion resistance
Coatings for use in medicine, design, food industry, steel constructions, fire protection, energy industry etc.
Methods of production (preparation) of non-ferrous metals and alloys (smelting, alloying, powder metallurgy, quenching, controlled molding ..)
Properties and use of non-ferrous metals, alloys and compounds (Al, Mg, Cu, Ti, Ni, Nb, etc.)
High-temperature metallic materials on the non-ferrous metal basis (nickel alloys and superalloys, titan alloys and intermetallic compounds, cobalt alloys, platinum group metals, tungsten and its alloys)
Advanced materials for biomedical applications, metallic alloys and intermetallic compounds, composite materials, materials with controlled porosity
Recycling of non-ferrous metal from secondary raw materials
Session F - Economics and Management of Metallurgical Production
Metallurgical production, their position in national economy and in globalized economics, technical-economic development perspective
Management of metallurgical production, advanced production planning and scheduling methods, logistics chains in metallurgy, marketing and quality management in metallurgy and materials engineering
Economics and financial management of metallurgical enterprise, investment and project of technical development effectiveness in metallurgy
Exact decision-making methods, artificial intelligence methods and simulation techniques in projects focused on management systems in metallurgical production, modern information and communication technologies
Submitted paper must be clearly focused on the metallurgical topics (especially the experimental section of the paper), otherwise it will be rejected.