Dr Rob Torrens


Qualifications: BSc(Tech) MSc PhD Waikato

Teaching Commitments

Recent Publications

  • Zhao, Q., Yang, F., Torrens, R., & Bolzoni, L. (2020). Allotropic phase transformation and high-temperature tensile deformation behaviour of powder metallurgy Ti-5553 alloy. International Journal of Refractory Metals and Hard Materials, 90. doi:10.1016/j.ijrmhm.2020.105235

  • Zhao, Q., Yang, F., Torrens, R., & Bolzoni, L. (2019). In-situ observation of the tensile deformation and fracture behaviour of powder-consolidated and as-cast metastable beta titanium alloys. Materials Science and Engineering A, 750, 45-59. doi:10.1016/j.msea.2019.02.037

  • Zhao, Q., Yang, F., Torrens, R., & Bolzoni, L. (2019). Effect of Processing Parameters on Hot Deformation Behaviour and Microstructural Evolution of PM Ti-5553 Alloy at a Moderate-high Strain Rate. Materials Research, 22(suppl 2). doi:10.1590/1980-5373-mr-2018-0738

  • Zhao, Q. Y., Yang, F., Torrens, R., & Bolzoni, L. (2019). Evaluation of the hot workability and deformation mechanisms for a metastable beta titanium alloy prepared from powder. Materials Characterization, 149, 226-238. doi:10.1016/j.matchar.2019.01.031

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Contact Details

Room: LSL.1.18
Phone: +64 7 838 4684