Klas M. Boivie, Ph.D., is a senior research scientist in the Production Technology division of SINTEF Manufacturing in Trondheim, Norway. SINTEF is Norway's national research organization, offering contract research and development for the private and public sectors in diverse fields. With special responsibility for additive manufacturing technologies, Boivie has been conducting research in additive manufacturing process development and industrial integration of additive manufacturing technology.
An ASTM International member since 2009, Boivie works on the committee on additive manufacturing technologies (F42), where he is the incoming chairman of the terminology subcommittee (F42.91) and is a member at large on the executive subcommittee. Boivie is also involved with additive manufacturing committees of the Swedish Standards Institute, the European Committee for Standardization, and the International Organization for Standardization.
Boivie has written or co-authored numerous technical papers, serves as reviewer for international research journals, and speaks on topics related to his field. He has been with SINTEF since 2008.
Boivie holds an M.Sc. in metallurgy and materials science and a Ph.D. in additive manufacturing technology, both from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden. He also completed postdoctoral studies in additive manufacturing at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.