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Research Publications for Robert S (Rob) Torrens

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  • Singh, A. P., Yang, F., Torrens, R., & Gabbitas, B. (2019). The effect of heat treatment on the mechanical properties of Ti-6Al-4V alloy produced by consolidating a high impurity blended powder mixture using a combination of powder compact hot pressing and extrusion. Journal of Materials Research. doi:10.1557/jmr.2019.26

  • Zhao, Q., Yang, F., Torrens, R., & Bolzoni, L. (2019). Comparison of hot deformation behaviour and microstructural evolution for Ti-5Al-5V-5Mo-3Cr alloys prepared by powder metallurgy and ingot metallurgy approaches. Materials and Design, 169. doi:10.1016/j.matdes.2019.107682

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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/www.scientific.net/KEM.770.60

  • 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.

  • Singh, A. P., Yang, F., Torrens, R., & Gabbitas, B. (2018). Solution treatment of Ti-6Al-4V alloy produced by consolidating blended powder mixture using a powder compact extrusion route. Materials Science and Engineering A, 712, 157-165. doi:10.1016/j.msea.2017.11.098

  • 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.

  • 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/www.scientific.net/KEM.770.165

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