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Furnace Tapping (By Invitation Only)

Manuscript Submission Deadline: April 01, 2022
Guest Editor: Joalet Steenkamp
Co-Guest Editors: Quinn Reynolds
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Sponsored By: Pyrometallurgy
Publication Date: October 2022
Keywords: Extraction and Processing, Pyrometallurgy
Scope: Tapping a pyrometallurgical smelter is not an easy task and a well-managed tapping process is essential for safe furnace operations. Draining of metal and slag is as important as maintaining a closed tap-hole. From a furnace containment perspective, the tap-hole area is one of the high wear, and therefore high risk as tap-hole failures can have devastating impacts on smelter operations. This invitation-only topic will present a multi-disciplinary picture of the tapping of furnaces.
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Please read the detailed Instructions for Authors and upload your manuscript at the Editorial Manager website for JOM. To ensure sufficient time for peer review, papers will not be accepted after the posted manuscript submission deadline. Original research papers should be 3,000-9,000 words with up to 12 figures maximum; review papers should be 6,000-11,000 words with up to 20 figures maximum.

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