10 - 12 October, 2018
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad

Chairman’s Message

Dear Delegates,

India is gifted with a huge mineral wealth that mainly includes iron, coal, aluminum, industrial minerals, strategic minerals, beach sand minerals, etc., along with a strong support of trained human resource. With the advancement in the technology, stricter environmental norms and depleting resources, it has become a prime concern to properly address the issue for the sustainable development of mineral industry in an eco-friendly manner.

Indian Institute of Mineral Engineers (IIME) organizes International seminars on Mineral Processing Technology (MPT) every year to deliberate, discuss and draw attention of the industry and Research Institutes/Academia on the recent advances in the field of Mineral Processing, Coal Washing, Extractive Metallurgy in Fuel & Energy Engineering.

IIME has decided that Mineral Processing Technology (MPT) 2018 to be organized by Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad.

In the MPT 2018,the deliberations in all area of mineral engineering shall be covered such as characterization, beneficiation, equipment development, process development, environmental aspects, waste management, clean energy, etc. This mainly covers Ferrous mineral, Non-ferrous mineral, Coal, Industrial mineral, Beach sand minerals, Rare earth minerals, Strategic minerals, etc.

We welcome you all to MPT 2018 in IIT(ISM) Dhanbad and make the event a grand success with your presence and contribution. We will be in constant touch with you all with further information and developments on MPT 2018.


Prof. R. Venugopal
Chairman, MPT 2018
Department of Fuel and Mineral Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad
Dist – Dhanbad 826004, Jharkhand, INDIA
Contact No: +91-9431126330
Email Id: vrayasam@yahoo.com