Advances in Minerals, Metals, Materials, Manufacturing and Modelling

(ICAM5 - 2019)

On the occasion of Diamond Jubliee Celebrations Of NIT Warangal

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September 25-27, 2019

Organised by

Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

National Institute of Technology Warangal
Warangal 506 004.
Telangana State, India.

Overview of the Conference

The International Conference on Advances in Minerals, Metals, Materials, Manufacturing and Modelling 2019 (ICAM5-2019) is being organized by the department as a part of institute’s diamond jubilee celebrations. The very purpose of the conference is to provide a platform for the academicians, scholars, researchers and industry personal from all around the globe to discuss and disseminate the knowledge created in minerals processing, materials development, materials degradation and computational materials modelling. ICAM5 is structured around several thematically focused sessions during which participants present their work and discuss the advances and challenges in these thematic areas. Several world-renowned experts from the thematic areas have already confirmed to share their years of knowledge and wisdom during the plenary and keynote lectures sessions with the participants during ICAM5. The organizing committee also encourages those who are not presenting their work, also to benefit from the discussions and networking opportunities offered by ICAM5.

Thematic Areas

  • Advances in mineral processing
  • Advances in iron and steel making
  • Special steels and alloys
  • High-temperature materials
  • Nanomaterials and nanostructured materials
  • Corrosion and oxidation
  • Creep, fatigue and creep-fatigue interaction
  • Surface engineering
  • Powder metallurgy
  • Advances in manufacturing
  • Advances in aerospace materials
  • Thermomechanical processing
  • Welding/ joining
  • Advanced ceramics/composites/polymers
  • Additive manufacturing
  • Energy materials/ bio-materials
  • Computational materials science/ process modelling

  • Call for Papers

    Authors are invited to submit an abstract of original, unpublished work not exceeding 300 words. The abstract format can be downloaded from the conference website. The abstract must be submitted through conference website on or before 31.07.2019.

    Publication of proceedings

    After peer review, acceptance of the abstract will be intimated to the participants. Upon the notification of acceptance, authors need to complete the registration along with the fee payment on or before 30.08.2019. Selected full papers from registered participants will be published in the conference proceedings/SCOPUS/SCI indexed journals.


    Various opportunities of sponsorship are available in ICAM5. The tariffs of each category of sponsorship and the benefits are displayed in website. The prospective sponsors are requested to contact the organizers.


    Metallography contest

    Metallography contest is organized for students/ scholars where black&white/color micrographs displaying interesting microstructures obtained using optical/ electron microscopes. The selected micrographs will be awarded cash prize. However, participant should be a registered delegate of the conference. Further details can be obtained from the conference website.

    Accommodation and Travel

    The expenses towards travel and accommodation shall be borne by the participants. Accommodation can be arranged on payment basis in the hotels. The details of the hotels and the tariff will be provided in the conference website. A limited number of participants can be accommodated in the institute Visitors’ Block which can be allotted on first-cum-first basis on payment.

    How to reach?Nearby airport:

    Rajiv Gandhi International airport, Hyderabad (3h from Warangal)
    Nearby railway station: Kazipet (KZJ) 2 km from NIT, Warangal
    Warangal (WL) 12 km from NIT, Warangal

    Conference Language

    The conference presentations and deliberations will be in English

    Important Dates

    Abstract Submission 31st July 2019
    20th August 2019
    Notification of Acceptance 5th August 2019
    23th August 2019
    Full paper submission
    30th August 2019
    20th September 2019
    Early bird Registration 31st August 2019

    Mode of Payment

    Payments to be made through Online/NEFT to the Bank given below.

    Account Name ICAM
    Account No 38293706440
    Bank and Branch State Bank of India REC Warangal (NIT Campus)
    Branch Code 20149
    IFSC Code SBIN0020149
    MICR Code 506002030
    Payment also could be made through DD.

    DD is to be drawn in favor of “ICAM5 warangal” payable at Warangal.

    Address for correspondence

    The Convener
    Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
    National Institute of Technology Warangal - 506 004,
    Telangana State, India.
    Phone: 0870-2462521 Fax: 0870-2459547


    Category Early bird registration Regular registration
    Indian (INR) Others (USD) Indian (INR) Others (USD)
    Academia &R&D 4000 200 5000 250
    Industry participants 6000 300 7500 350
    Students/ Scholars 1500 100 2000 150
    Accompanying person 2500 100 3000 150

    For registration, please send the filled-in registration form along with payment to the Organizing Secretary. The registration fee details are given above table. At least one author should register per paper. Conference registration fee includes kit, proceedings and admission to all technical sessions, lunch, conference dinner, tea/coffee and snacks. It does not include accommodation. Accommodation details, list of nearby Hotels and their tariff will be updated on the conference website.

    Registration fee along with the accommodation fee (if required) may be sent in the form of DD in favor of Organising SecretaryICAM-2019 payable at Warangal or remitted through On-line / NEFT to the above mentioned Bank Account.


    A number of awards are awaiting! In each session, the best presenter will be honoured with cash prize and certificate. The best paper presentation award will be conferred on the selected author(s) of papers presented at the conference.

    Organising Committee


    Prof. N V Ramana Rao
    National Institute of Technology, Warangal


    Dr. C. Vanitha
    Head of the Department
    National Institute of Technology, Warangal


    Prof. G. V. S. Nageswara Rao
    Prof. N. Narasaiah


    Dr. Mahesh Kumar Talari
    Dr. G. Brahma Raju
    Dr. Avishkar Bhaurao Rathod
    Dr. Varam Sreedevi


    Dr. Asit Kumar Khanra
    Dr. Nagumothu Kishore Babu
    Dr. B. Srinivasa Rao
    Dr. Ajoy Kumar Pandey
    Dr. R. Arockia Kumar
    Dr. V. Rangadhara Chary
    Dr. Uma Maheswara Rao Seelam

    Advisory Committee

    • Dr. S V Kamat, DG(NS&M), DRDO
    • Dr. Dinesh Srivastsava, C&CE, NFC
    • Dr.Vikas Kumar, Director, DMRL
    • Dr. N. Eswara Prasad, Director, DMSRDE
    • Dr. G. Padmanabhan, Director, ARCI
    • Dr. Dinesh Srivatsava, C&CE, NFC
    • Dr. A. K. Bhaduri, Director, IGCAR
    • Prof. Pramod M Padole, Director, VNIT
    • Dr. T. Jayakumar, DMRL
    • Dr. G. Amarendra, IGCAR
    • Prof. C. Surayanarayana, UCF, USA
    • Prof. Ramana G Reddy, UoA, USA
    • Prof. Mohamad Kamal Harun, UiTM, Malaysia
    • Dr. T. Venugopal, MD, Welding Alloys Sdn Bhd, Malaysia
    • Dr. Prakash Srirangam, University of Warwick, UK
    • Prof. K. Hono, NIMS, Japan
    • Dr. G Malakondaiah, DS-CC R&D (HR&M), DRDO
    • Prof. G. V. S. Sastry, IIT-BHU
    • Prof. K. Bhanu Sankara Rao, UoH
    • Dr. Vivekanand Kain, BARC
    • Prof. Raghu Prasad, IITM
    • Prof. B. S. Murty, IITM
    • Prof. Satyam Suwas, IISc.
    • Prof. G. Phani Kumar, IITM