The Member Journal of The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society

December 2018

JOM explores the full range of minerals, metals, and materials science and engineering to represent all interests of the TMS membership, including extraction, characterization, processing and fabrication, design, applications, industrial and manufacturing developments, resource and supply chain issues, and life-cycle and sustainability practices. In fulfilling this scope, JOM strives to balance the interests of the laboratory and the marketplace by reporting academic, industrial, and government-sponsored work from around the world.

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Review the Current JOM Editorial Calendar

Find a scheduled JOM technical topic that most closely matches your interests as a first step in submitting a paper for publication.


JOM Publishing Tools

The strength of JOM rests with the many volunteers who contribute to its development, content, and quality. The following tools have been developed to support these individuals the various roles that they play in publishing JOM every month.

JOM Author Tools

This resource will answer most of your questions during every step of the manuscript preparation process, from determining the appropriate technical topic for your paper to submitting your final proof.

JOM Advisor Tools

Review this guide for a full understanding of how to make your experiences as a JOM advisor as productive and fulfilling as possible. For additional information on how to become a JOM advisor, visit the TMS Volunteer Opportunities page.

JOM Reviewer Tools

Find out how you can contribute to the quality and prestige of JOM as a JOM peer reviewer.

Additional Resources

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JOM is published monthly by Springer (ISSN 1047-4838) in cooperation with The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society (TMS)

Editorial Offices:

5700 Corporate Drive Suite 750
Pittsburgh, PA 15237 
1-800-759-4867 (U.S. and Canada only)
1-724-776-9000 (all other countries)
Fax: 1-724-776-3770
Justin Scott, Principal Editor
Maureen Byko, Editor
Lynne Robinson, JOM Magazine Editor
Shirley Litzinger, Production Editor
TMS Sales Team

JOM article digitization supported by the James Douglas Library Fund of AIME