Ironmaking & Steelmaking, Vol. 43, No. 8, 13 Sep 2016 is now available

The Iron & Steel Society
31 Aug 2016

Ironmaking & Steelmaking, Vol. 43, No. 8, 13 Sep 2016 is now available online. Members can read for free via our journals page.

This new issue contains the following articles:


F-free mould powders for low carbon steel slab casting – technological parameters and industrial trials

J. L. Klug, M. M. S. M. Pereira, E. L. Nohara, S. L. Freitas, G. T.

Ferreira & D. Jung

Pages: 559-563

DOI: 10.1080/03019233.2016.1213026


Increasing the sustainability of steel production in the electric arc furnace by substituting fossil coal with biochar agglomerates

T. Demus, T. Reichel, M. Schulten, T. Echterhof & H. Pfeifer

Pages: 564-570

DOI: 10.1080/03019233.2016.1168564


Fundamental research on iron coke hot briquette – A new type burden used in blast furnace

H. Wang, M. Chu, W. Zhao, R. Wang, Z. Liu & J. Tang

Pages: 571-580

DOI: 10.1080/03019233.2016.1152344


Heat recovery from EAF off-gas for steam generation: analytical exergy study of a sample EAF batch

K. Gandt, T. Meier, T. Echterhof & H. Pfeifer

Pages: 581-587

DOI: 10.1080/03019233.2016.1155812


Application of high-basicity mould fluxes for continuous casting of large steel slabs

Y.-M. He, Q. Wang, B. Hu, L.-L. Zhu, W.-M. Chen & S.-P. He

Pages: 588-593

DOI: 10.1080/03019233.2016.1139224


Development and application of electric arc furnace combined blowing  technology

G. Ma, R. Zhu, K. Dong, Z. Li, R. Liu, L. Yang & G. Wei

Pages: 594-599

DOI: 10.1080/03019233.2016.1144547


Preparation of stainless steel master alloy by direct smelting  reduction of Fe–Ni–Cr Sinter at 1600°C

Y. Liu, X. Lv, J. Xu, S. Zhang & C. Bai

Pages: 600-606

DOI: 10.1080/03019233.2016.1209816


Effect of Al2O3 content on metallurgical characteristics of refining  slag

H. Yu, J. Xu, J. Zhang & X. Wang

Pages: 607-615

DOI: 10.1080/03019233.2016.1139858


Enhancement of mechanical properties for quenched and partitioned steels via intragranular austenite

R. Wu, X. Jin, X. Wu, W. Li, J. Deng, Y. Shen & L. Wang

Pages: 616-620

DOI: 10.1080/03019233.2015.1132124


FEM simulation of effect of mould wall thickness on low alloy steel ingot solidification

P. Patil, A. Puranik, G. Balachandran & V. Balasubramanian

Pages: 621-627

DOI: 10.1080/03019233.2016.1146817


Utilisation of semi-coke as by-product derived from coal-based direct  reduction process in iron ore sintering

Y. H. Luo, D. Q. Zhu, J. Pan & X. L. Zhou

Pages: 628-634

DOI: 10.1080/03019233.2016.1152001