Our goal is to understand both the fundamental aspects of high temperature extraction
metallurgy from refining to continuous solidification of molten metal and develop the next
generation of Eco-friendly and Energy-efficient extractive metallurgical processes.
Video 1. In-situ observation of solidification and growth of dendrites for Cu alloys cooled at 100oC/min using the Confocal Laser Scanning Microscope
Video 2. In-situ observation of crystallization in the CaO-SiO2-Al-2O3 ternary slag systems cooled at 50oC/min using the Confocal Laser Scanning Microscope