EDITOR-IN-CHIEF: Grigorii M. Karpin Prof., Dr. Sci. (Techn.), Mechel-Mining Managing Company, LLC, Moscow, Russia
DEPUTY EDITORS-IN-CHIEF: A.V. Antonov and I.A. Osipova
EDITORIAL BOARD N. A. Berkutov, N. A. Chemarda, N. G. Digurov, S. N. D’yakov, Yu. Ya. Filonenko, A. I. Gabov, E. T. Kovalev, S. A. Korchakov, V. V. Kochkin, V. T. Krivoshein, V. I. Rudyka, P. V. Shtark, V. I. Shvetsov, A. G. Starovoit, V. M. Strakhov, V. I. Sukhorukov, Yu. D. Timofeev, S. K. Uspenskii, Yu. S. Vasil’ev, B. M. Yudintsev, V. S. Zagainov, Yu. E. Zingerman
The journal publishes scientific developments and applications in the field of coal beneficiation and preparation for coking, coking processes, design of coking ovens and equipment, by-product recovery, automation of technological processes, ecology and economics. It also presents indispensable information on the scientific events devoted to thermal rectification, use of smokeless coal as an energy source, and manufacture of different liquid and solid chemical products.