The Center for Iron and Steelmaking Research (CISR) is a research center within the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University. Our work is devoted to education and research related to ironmaking, steelmaking, and metals processing.  The Center is supported by steel companies and suppliers. Researchers in the Center are graduate and undergraduate student researchers as well as visitors from academia and industry.

Please see the links at the top of the page for more information about the Center.

CISR typically has open PhD and MS projects every year.  Please contact Prof. Pistorius or Prof. Webler for details on open positions.

Upcoming Events

CISR Fall Meeting – November 2022

Wednesday-Thursday November 16-17, 2022

Bosch Spark Conference Room

Room 5201, Scott Hall
5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213