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ICGMM 2017 : 19th International Conference on Geosciences, Mining and Metallurgy

Durban, South Africa
January 12 - 13, 2017

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Conference Venue

Holiday Inn Express Durban Umhlanga
2 Ncondo Place, Cnr Ncondo Place & Ntusi Road,
off Umhlanga Rocks Drive
Umhlanga, Durban, 4320, South Africa
Conference Code: 17ZA01ICGMM

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICGMM 2017: 19th International Conference on Geosciences, Mining and Metallurgy aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Geosciences, Mining and Metallurgy. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Geosciences, Mining and Metallurgy.

Call for Contributions

All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Geosciences, Mining and Metallurgy are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.WASET

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The post conference proceedings will be abstracted and indexed in the International Science Index , and submitted to be indexed in the Google Scholar, Scopus and Thomson Reuters. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk.

Special Journal Issues

ICGMM 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Geosciences, Mining and Metallurgy. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   November 30, 2016
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   December 5, 2016
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   December 10, 2016
Conference Dates   January 12 - 13, 2017

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE before submitting your paper.

Selected Conference Papers

1) Impact of Egypt’s Energy Demand on Oil and Gas Power Systems Environment
Moustafa Osman Mohamed
2) Quantification of GHGs Emissions from Electricity and Diesel Fuel Consumption in Basalt Mining Industry in Thailand
S. Kittipongvises, A. Dubsok
3) Development of Prediction Models of Day-Ahead Hourly Building Electricity Consumption and Peak Power Demand Using the Machine Learning Method
Dalin Si, Azizan Aziz, Bertrand Lasternas
4) Seasonal Influence on Environmental Indicators of Beach Waste
Marcus C. Garcia, Giselle C. Guimarães, Luciana H. Yamane, Renato R. Siman
5) Rotorcraft Performance and Environmental Impact Evaluation by Multidisciplinary Modelling
Pierre-Marie Basset, Gabriel Reboul, Binh DangVu, Sébastien Mercier
6) An Improvement of Multi-Label Image Classification Method Based on Histogram of Oriented Gradient
Ziad Abdallah, Mohamad Oueidat, Ali El-Zaart
7) Incremental Learning of Independent Topic Analysis
Takahiro Nishigaki, Katsumi Nitta, Takashi Onoda
8) Combinatory Nutrition Supplementation: A Case of Synergy for Increasing Calcium Bioavailability
Daniel C. S. Lim, Eric Y. M. Yeo, W. Y. Tan
9) Mechanical Strengths of Self-Compacting Mortars Prepared with the Pozzolanic Cement in Aggressive Environments
M. Saidi, I. Djefour, F. Ait Medjber, A. Melouane, A. Gacem
10) Identifying E-Learning Components at North-West University, Mafikeng Campus
Sylvia Tumelo Nthutang, Nehemiah Mavetera
11) The Influence of Congruence between Incentive System and Locus of Control on Team Performance: An Experiment
Siti Mutmainah, Slamet Sugiri
12) Recovery of Metals from Electronic Waste by Physical and Chemical Recycling Processes
Muammer Kaya
13) The Application of Data Mining Technology in Building Energy Consumption Data Analysis
Liang Zhao, Jili Zhang, Chongquan Zhong
14) Enhancement of Environmental Security by the Application of Wireless Sensor Network in Nigeria
Ahmadu Girgiri, Lawan Gana Ali, Mamman M. Baba
15) 50/50 Oil-Water Ratio Invert Emulsion Drilling Mud Using Vegetable Oil as Continuous Phase
P. C. Ihenacho, M. Burby, G. G. Nasr, G. C. Enyi