Is the registration fee per paper or individual?

Registration fee is per individual and it includes "Conference kit, Lunch coupons and Banquet dinner".

Contacts for different committees

For any query, authors, co-authors and partcipants are kindly requested to contact the following lead members and expect the reply within 2-3 days.
All queries must mark a CC to ihmtc2017@hyderabad.bits-pilani.ac.in

  • Technical Submissions & Reviews:

    Dr. Karri Badarinath: badarinath@iith.ac.in

    Dr. N. Jalaiah: jalaiah@hyderabad.bits-pilani.ac.in

  • Technical Events:

    Prof. K. Venkatasubbaiah: kvenkat@iith.ac.in

    Prof. M. Srinivas: morasrini@hyderabad.bits-pilani.ac.in

  • Registration:

    Dr. Santanu P. Datta: spdatta@hyderabad.bits-pilani.ac.in

  • Sponsorship:

    Dr. Ram Chandra Murthy: rcmurthy@hyderabad.bits-pilani.ac.in

  • Accommodation:

    Dr. N. Jalaiah: jalaiah@hyderabad.bits-pilani.ac.in

  • Transportation:

    Prof. N. Suresh Kumar Reddy: nskreddy@hyderabad.bits-pilani.ac.in

  • Webpage Management:

    Dr. R. Parameshwaran: parameshwaranr@hyderabad.bits-pilani.ac.in

  • Organizing Secretaries:

    Prof. Jeevan Jaidi: jaidi@hyderabad.bits-pilani.ac.in

    Prof. Raja Banerjee: rajabanerjee@iith.ac.in


How many extended abstracts can be submitted from each registered ID?

There is no limit on submission of number of extended abstracts and/or full manuscripts through individual's ID. However, there is a limit on number of presentations (oral and/or poster) by an individual and is two.

Is there any format for submitting the extended abstract?

Yes, please click on the "DOWNLOADS" Tab on the navigation bar to get the extended abstract template.

What is the maximum page limit for submission of manuscript (full length paper)?

The maximum page limit for manuscript is EIGHT.

What is the deadline for submission of Full Paper Manuscript?

The deadline for submission of Full Paper is 30th June. Any extension will be announced later.

Where can I find the details of my abstract/full paper submission?

The details of your paper (paper number, title)mentioned in the profile page are final (however you can edit your title in case it does not match with your abstract title). These are the ones to be used in your full paper manuscripts wherever required. The IHMTC id is a number required for your identification in case we need to refer/contact you.

How to submit the Full Paper Manuscript?

If your abstract has been accepted, you can now see a button corresponding to your submission. Clicking on the button would lead you to the submissions page. Please note that after submitting the paper you can edit your paper and edit the file-title. Also you can delete your paper and resubmit it again. However deleting the paper will remove all records of the existence of your full paper. So please make sure that you resubmit within June 30th (or whichever is the final date of submission of Full Paper Manuscript)


Is there any format for Registration and password setting?

As such there is no format for registration but by using a single email-id you can register only once. Please refrain from registering using multiple email-ids. There is no fixed format for password. However, please make sure that the length of the password is at least 8 characters and it has at least one digit, one alphabet and a non alpha-numeric character. If these rules are not followed you might get errors in registration.

  1. Delegates and participants are invited to join the pre-conference sightseeing tour of Hyderabad on December 27, 2017. Interested delegates/participants must register for the tour/industrial visit at the time of registering for the Conference.
  2. Details of the selected tourist locations with entry fees are given below. In addition, industrial visits to “International Advanced Research Centre for Powder Metallurgy and New Materials (ARCI)” and “Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory (DMRL)” shall be arranged.
  3. Please note that the local host will facilitate these tours/visits and the expenses towards transportation, entry fee, etc., will be of individuals.


Distance from BITS Pilani: 35 km (approx.)

Entry: INR 5 per person for Indians

Entry: INR 100 per person for Foreign Nationals

Golkonda Fort

Distance from BITS Pilani: 40 km (approx.)

Entry: INR 5 per person for Indians

Entry: INR 100 per person for Foreign Nationals

Ramoji Film City

Distance from BITS Pilani: 35 km (approx.)

Entry: INR 1000 for Adults

Child(3-12 yrs): INR 900

Salar Jung Museum

Distance from BITS Pilani: 35 km (approx.)

Entry: INR 20 per person for Indians

Entry: INR 500 per person for Foreign Nationals

Chowmahalla Palace

Distance from BITS Pilani: 35 km (approx.)

Entry: INR 50 per person for Indians

Entry: INR 200 per person for Foreign Nationals

Birla Mandir

Distance from BITS Pilani: 30 km (approx.)

Entry: Free

International Advanced Research Centre for Powder Metallurgy and New Materials  

Distance from BITS Pilani: 61 km (approx.)

International Advanced Research Centre for Powder Metallurgy and New Materials (ARCI) established in the year 1997, is an Autonomous Research and Development Centre of Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India with main campus at Hyderabad spread about 95 acres of land and with operations in Chennai and Gurgaon

Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory (DMRL), Hyderabad  

Distance from BITS Pilani: 63 km (approx.)

Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory (DMRL) was established at Hyderabad in 1963 to meet the needs of complex metals and materials required for modern sophisticated warfare weapons systems.