51st International Conference on Computer Coupling of Phase Diagrams and Thermochemistry

May 26 - 31, 2024, Dorint Kongresshotel Mannheim, Germany

The International CALPHAD Conference was first held in 1973. Since then, it provides to scientists and students with an interest in thermodynamics of materials an opportunity to meet, present and discuss their work in a friendly atmosphere.


Hans Jürgen Seifert,
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Andre Schneider,
Thermo-Calc Software

Organizing Committee

Olga Fabrichnaya,
TU Bergakademie Freiberg

Suzana G. Fries,
Ruhr University Bochum

Stephanie Lippmann,
Friedrich Schiller University Jena

Jörg Neugebauer,
Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung

Irina Roslyakova,
Ruhr University Bochum

Rainer Schmid-Fetzer,
Clausthal University of Technology


Meeting and Accommodation at

Dorint Kongresshotel Mannheim

The topics include but are not limited to... 

  • Ab-initio (first-principles) Predictions
  • Thermodynamic Modeling
  • CALPHAD Assessments and Database Development
  • Modeling of Diffusion and Phase Transformations
  • Software Development
  • Experimental Phase Equilibria, Thermodynamics and Kinetics
  • CALPHAD Applications in Materials Design, Production, Use, Recycling, Disposal, ...
  • CALPHAD Applications in industrial processes (energy production, joining and soldering, ...)
  • CALPHAD Applications in Chemistry, Physics, Geology, Biology, ...  

According to the CALPHAD tradition, there will be single oral sessions, poster presentations, software demonstrations, time for spontaneous discussions, ...and social activities

Important dates

First announcement     October 10, 2023

Second announcement     November 15, 2023

Third announcement     December 15, 2023

Deadline for fellowship application    February 1, 2024

Abstract submission until     March 1, 2024

Early registration before     March 15, 2024

Registration closes     April 10, 2024

(there will be no onsite registration)