TMS Director/Chair, Programming
Distinguished Member of the Technical Staff, Sandia National Laboratories
Brad Boyce received his B.S. from Michigan Technological University in metallurgical engineering and his M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley in materials science and engineering. After completing his Ph.D., Boyce joined the technical staff at Sandia, where his research interests focus on the mechanisms of deformation and failure in structural materials, microsystems, and nanomaterials. As an active TMS member for 17 years, Boyce has served the Society in a number of capacities. He has been a member of numerous committees, including the Mechanical Behavior of Materials Committee, where he also served as vice chair and chair from 2008 to 2012. His other committee memberships include the Nanomechanical Materials Behavior Committee, Program Committee, and the Structural Materials Division (SMD) Council. From 2005 to 2012, he was a key reader for Metallurgical and Materials Transactions, and has also been an advisor for JOM. Boyce received the 2009 TMS SMD Young Leaders Professional Development Award and attended the Emerging Leaders Alliance program in 2013 as a TMS representative.