About Us

Acta Metallurgica Slovaca (p-ISSN 1335-1532, e-ISSN 1338-1156, EV 8/22/EPPis an Open Access, peer-reviewed online scientific journal. Journal is publishing 4 times per year in electronic version and English language. The major focus of the journal is regular publishing of original scientific articles, short communications and reviews about pig iron, steel and ferro-alloys, non-ferrous metals, ceramics and powder materials, furnaces, heat and refractory materials, foundry, heat treatment and forming of materials, nanomaterials, nanotechnologies, evaluation of material properties, corrosion and surface treatment, construction, machinery and equipment metallurgy, numerical methods, simulation, modeling and automation of processes, economics, management and quality, ecology, processing of secondary raw materials and waste.

The main focus and journal scope is: Metallurgy and Metallurgical Engineering, Material Science, Metals and Alloys

Journal Acta Metallurgica Slovaca is publishing 4 times per year in printable and electronic version as PDF files.

Why publish in Acta Metallurgica Slovaca?

Acta Metallurgica Slovaca is an international scientific journal with peer-reviewed articles by international experts of the particular problematic.

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We are constantly working to improve the technologies used to enhance the visibility of your scientific paper mainly on the World Wide Web and in scientific databases.

Journal is registered in the next databases: WEB OF SCIENCE Core CollectionSCOPUS, Google Scholar, EZB,CAMBRIDGE SCIENTIFIC ABSTRACTS, Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)

Fees and Charges:

Authors are not required to pay handling fee. Publishing articles in the
Acta Metallurgica Slovaca is free of charge.

The journal is available free of charge as an Open Access journal on the internet.

The Journal welcomes the submission of manuscripts that meet the general criteria of significance and scientific excellence. Papers can be published approximately 2 months after acceptance.

Article types

Research papers:

These should describe new and carefully confirmed findings, and experimental procedures should be given in sufficient detail for others to verify the work. The length of a full paper should be the minimum required to describe and interpret the work clearly.

Technical papers:

A Short Communication is suitable for recording the results of complete small investigations or, for giving details of new models or hypotheses, innovative methods, techniques or apparatus. The style of main sections does not need to conform to that of full-length papers. Short communications are limited with 1000 words approximately.


Submissions of reviews and perspectives covering topics of current interest are welcome and encouraged. Reviews should be concise, but are non-limited. Review manuscripts are also peer-reviewed.