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physics professor

Vicenç Torra, Spanish physics professor. Achievements include research in in smartmaterials, damping of civil structures and stayed cables, morphing. Member of Society Española de Fisica (medal 1980).

Background

Torra, Vicenç was born on February 17, 1942 in Barcelona. Son of Vicenç Torra and Rosa Ferre.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, University de Barcelona, 1970.

Career

Secondary school chair physics & chemistry Institute de Cornella, Spain, 1967—1975. Associate professor thermodynamics University de Barcelona, 1975—1981. Applied physics professor University Polytechnic de Catalunya, since 1991.

Thermodynamics professor University de les Illes Balears, Palma de Mallorca, Balearic Islands, Spain, 1981—1991.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in in smartmaterials, damping of civil structures and stayed cables, morphing.

Membership

Member of Society Española de Fisica (medal 1980).

Connections

Married Rosa Maria Reventos, September 11, 1967. Children: Vicenç, Rosa Maria, Mercè, Maria.

father:
Vicenç Torra

mother:
Rosa Ferre

spouse:
Rosa Maria Reventos

child:
Vicenç Torra

child:
Rosa Maria Torra

child:
Mercè Torra

child:
Maria Torra