Michael J Brisson, technical adviser at the Savannah River National Laboratory in the US, has been appointed to the ASTM International board of directors.

Savannah River National Laboratory, an applied science facility and national laboratory for the U.S. Department of Energy, focuses on environmental management, national and homeland security, and energy security.

Brisson is a member of committees covering metal powder and metal powder products, nuclear technology and applications, quality and statistics, and homeland security applications. He has previously received the Award of Merit, Moyer D Thomas Award, the JA Thomas President’s Leadership Award, and other committee awards.

ASTM International’s board of directors is made up of 25 leaders from an array of companies, associations, and government bodies globally.

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