Prof. Zhou Gave an Invited Lecture and Panel Talk at AIST Conference

November 1, 2020

Prof. Chenn Zhou was an invited speaker and panelist at the AIST Steel Mill Combustion and Thermal Systems conference on October 27 & 28. She gave a lecture on CFD Application in the Steel Industry: Fundamentals and Applications (Blast Furnace, EAF, and Reheat Furnace). She also participated in a panel to discuss the pillars of thermal process intensification in iron and steel industry. Prof. Zhou has demonstrated methodologies and examples on how to use the advanced simulation and visualization technologies to optimize iron & steel manufacturing processes.

According to AIST, “we had excellent participation and discussion during Steel Mill Combustion and Thermal Systems this week. Over 40 attendees tuned out for two great days of presentations, panel discussions and virtual networking.” The Association for Iron & Steel Technology (AIST) is a non-profit organization with 18,500 members from more than 70 countries. With 30 Technology Committees and 21 Local Members Chapters, AIST represents an incomparable network of steel industry knowledge and expertise.