Call for papers - ECHT 2021 and QDE – 2nd International Conference on Quenching and Distortion Engineering

Submission of abstracts - extended till October, 30th 2020

We look forward to receive your abstracts for the European Conference on Heat Treatment ECHT 2021 and 2nd QDE 2021.

The conference will initially be organized in such a way that a presence event in Berlin and a web-based conference will run in parallel. Web based presentations will be presented in the conference hotel as well as over the web. If the situation should require it, the presence event will inevitably have to be omitted. Invoices will first be sent out after a corresponding decision has been made.

An abstract of maximum 300 words should be submitted electronically before acceptance, preferably in Word or as PDF file to The abstract should include the title of the paper, the authors names and addresses, telephone and fax numbers and e-mail addresses. If possible the name of the lecturer should be given, too. All presented papers will be published in the Conference Proceedings. Se-lected papers will undergo a review process in order to publish them in a Special Issue of HTM Journal of Heat Treatment and Materials ( and Materialwissenschaften und Werkstofftechnik (
Only English language shall be used for all abstracts, papers, and presentations.

Online Submission Form - Call for papers  for Quenching and Distortion Engineering QDE 2021:

(only necessary in case of a participation at the Young Speaker Award)

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