On August 27th Kyle Snyder joined the CCAM Additive Manufacturing Team as a Researcher. Mr. Snyder’s past research focused on identifying sources of porosity in electron beam directed energy deposition. He also designed factorial experiments to investigate pore formation in electron beam additive manufacturing of titanium. Mr. Snyder graduated from Penn State University earning both his M.S. and B.S in Materials Science and Engineering. A self-described “gear head,” Kyle likes working on cars and motorcycles and also enjoys hiking and biking.