International scientific committee

Lorenzo Omodei – Trafilerie Carlo Gnutti, Italy
Inger Odnevall Wallinder – KTH, Sweden
Frank Mücklich – University of Saarbrücken, Germany
Pietro Luigi Cavallotti – PPresident of IUSF, EAST,
AIFM, PoliEFUN (hc), Italy
Olivier Rod – Swerea KIMAB, Sweden
Ladji Tikana – Deutsches Kupferinstitut
Berufsverband e. V., Germany

Organisation Committee

Mirjam Lilja, Swerea KIMAB, Sweden
Klaus Ockenfeld, Deutsches Kupferinstitut Berufsverband e.V., Germany
Margaretha Sönnergaard, Swerea KIMAB
Birgit Schmitz, Deutsches Kupferinstitut Berufsverband e.V, Germany

Key dates

Abstract deadline

  • November 2017

Abstract acceptance notifications

  • December 2017

Manuscript due

  • January 2018

Early bird registration deadline

  • February 2018

Registration deadline

  • March 2018


Registration will be available starting 21th December, 2017

Registration fees
The registration fee is EUR 730, student fee EUR 250.
Accompanying persons’ fee is EUR 250 (no congress participation.) Registration at these prices ends on March 11th, 2018. Afterwards an extra fee of 20% will be charged. The registration fee includes congress participation, congress proceedings, lunches, refreshments and a congress dinner.

Abstract submission

Please submit your abstract not later than November 20th, 2017 for the conference. Abstracts should be less than 1 A4 page and include title, authors and email addresses. Attach the document as a Word file or a PDF

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Scientific article/publication

Materials Science and Technology will be publishing a special issue featuring papers presented at Copper Alloys 2018.

Materials Science and Technology is an international forum for the publication of refereed contributions covering fundamental and technological aspects of materials science and engineering. The journal particularly welcomes papers which are innovative in their approach, and authors are asked to state the novelty of their research on submission . All articles published in the journal are subject to full peer-review. Full journal information is at  

Participants are invited to submit their manuscripts to the journal at, and to select ‘Copper Alloys’ as the special issue when prompted.

The deadline for submitting to the special issue is 28th February 2018. (Tentative publication date of the special issue is June 2018.)



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