International Conference on
Computer Coupling of Phase Diagrams and Thermochemistry

We are pleased to announce that the first CALPHAD GLOBAL conference will take place online in June 2021. Unlike all the previous 1-week conference, we will have the whole of June for the CALPHAD conference this year. Please see the brochure below for the detail agenda:


Student Poster Competition

We have more than 120 students submitted their abstracts for their posters with the topics below:

  • 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, Advanced Manufacturing, Recycling, Disposal, ...
  • CALPHAD Applications in industrial processes (energy production, joining and soldering, ...)
  • CALPHAD Applications in Chemistry, Physics, Geology, Biology, ...

You can access the posters HERE.

Important dates

March 18, 2021 First announcement
March 31, 2021  Second announcement and opening registration
April 20, 2021 Third announcement

April 30, 2021

May 7, 2021

Last day for poster abstract and video submission

deadline extended for students

May 15, 2021 Last day to register for regular attendees

Registration fee



Organizing committee

Prof. Yu (Michael) Zhong

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Prof. Wei Xiong

University of Pittsburgh

Prof. Scott McCormack

University of California, Davis

Dr. Richard Otis

Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Honorary Chair

Prof. Zi-Kui Liu

Pennsylvania State University


Dr. Klara Vancso

Andora Consulting



Registration is closed. 

Fourth announcement

CALPHAD GLOBAL 4th announcement.

Third announcement

Download the Third Announcement for CALPHAD GLOBAL 2021.

Second announcement

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First announcement

Download the First Announcement for CALPHAD GLOBAL.