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). PM versus IM Ti-5Al-5V-5Mo-3Cr Alloy in Mechanical Properties and Fracture Behaviour. Materials Research, 22(suppl 2). doi:10.1590/1980-5373-mr-2018-0739

  • Zhao, Q., Yang, F., Torrens, R., & Bolzoni, L. (2019). Comparison of the cracking behavior of powder metallurgy and ingot metallurgy Ti-5Al-5Mo-5V-3Cr alloys during hot deformation. Materials, 12(3). doi:10.3390/ma12030457

  • Singh, A. P., Yang, F., Torrens, R., & Gabbitas, B. (2019). Heat treatment, impact properties, and fracture behaviour of Ti-6Al-4V alloy produced by powder compact extrusion. Materials, 12(23). doi:10.3390/ma122333824

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Contact Details

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