The 5th International Symposium on Steel Science - ISSS 2017

Invited speakers

  • Takafumi AMINO (Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation, Japan)
    Ferrite growth rate estimated from concentration profile measured using aberration corrected STEM-EELS
  • Francisca G. CABALLERO (National Center for Metallurgical Research (CENIM-CSIC), Spain)
    Carbon supersaturation and clustering in bainitic ferrite at low temperature
  • Emmanuel De MOOR (Colorado School of Mines, USA)
    Current developments in quenched and partitioned steels
  • Michael HERBIG (Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung GmbH, Germany)
    Where does the carbon atom go in steel? – Insights gained by correlative transmission electron microscopy and atom probe tomography
  • Daisuke HIRAKAMI (Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation, Japan)
    Change in microstructure and hydrogen embrittlement resistance with low temperature aging of drawn pearlitic steel and its proposed mechanism
  • Yuuji KIMURA (National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan)
    Phosphorus-assisted delamination toughening in high-strength steel
  • Young-Kook LEE (Yonsei University, Korea)
    Post-uniform elongation and tensile fracture of TWIP steels
  • Nobuo NAKADA (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
    Transformation mechanism of diffusional reversion from lath martensite to austenite
  • Hidenori NAKO (Kobe Steel, Ltd., Japan)
    Influence of grain boundary segregation on temper embrittlement of Cr-Mo heat resistant steel weld metal and quantitative analysis of the amount of segregated atoms
  • Hiroshi OHTANI (Tohoku University, Japan)
    Thermodynamic study on grain boundary segregation
  • Yuji TANAKA (JFE Steel Corporation, Japan)
    Quantitative and microscopic analytical technique of trace carbon and its application on microstructural analysis of dual phase steels
  • Cem TASAN (Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA)
    Resettable Steels: Alloy design-for-reuse towards continuous damage-resistance
  • Yuki TOJI (JFE Steel Corporation, Japan)
    Carbon partitioning during quenching and partitioning heat treatment
  • Masatake YAMAGUCHI (Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA), Japan)
    Combined analysis of first-principles calculations and fracture mechanics experiments on intergranular embrittlement of a Ni-Cr steel
  • Akinori YAMANAKA (Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan)
    Multi-phase-field simulation of austenite-to-ferrite transformation in Fe-C-Mn and Fe-C-Mn-Si alloys
  • Hatem ZUROB (McMaster University, Canada)
    Towards a self-consistent model of planar ferrite growth kinetics in Fe-C-X-Y alloys


  • Yo TOMOTA (National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan)
    Multi-scaled heterogeneities in elasto-plastic deformation and microstructure in steels