Dr Rob Torrens


Qualifications: BSc(Tech) MSc PhD Waikato

Teaching Commitments

Recent Publications

  • Pal Singh, A., Yang, F., Torrens, R., Gabbitas, B., & Bolzoni, L. (2018). Cost-effective production of high-property titanium alloy from powder. In Materials Science Forum Vol. 941 (pp. 1088-1094). Conference held Paris, France: Scientific.Net.

  • Jackson, B., Torrens, R., Bolzoni, L., Yang, F., Fry, M., & Mukhtar, A. (2018). Additive manufacturing of Ti-6Al-4V with added boron: Microstructure and hardness modification. Key Engineering Materials, 770, 165-173. doi:10.4028/ Open Access version:

  • Khoo, E. G. L., Hight, C., Cowie, B., & Torrens, R. (2018). Software literacy as a framework for tertiary educators. In FLANZ Conference 2018: Inception to Infinity. Conference held at Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand.

  • Singh, A., Yang, F., Torrens, R., Gabbitas, B., Robinson, B., & Bolzoni, L. (2018). Processing, microstructures and properties of a Ti-6Al-4V extrusion produced by an industrial scale setup. Key Engineering Materials, 770, 60-69. doi:10.4028/

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Contact Details

Room: LSL.G.32
Phone: +64 7 838 4684