Brad Kinsey is the Principal Investigator on a National Institute of Standards and Technology-funded Manufacturing USA Technology Roadmap (MfgTech) Grant on in-space manufacturing and a leader on a $3M National Science Foundation-funded Future Manufacturing Grant on sustainable in-space manufacturing. His research is on the mechanics, materials, and manufacturing innovations of deformation processes. He has over 150 peer-reviewed publications and received over $28M in external funding to support his research.
Prof. Kinsey received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan and his master’s and doctoral degrees from Northwestern University, all in Mechanical Engineering. His awards include Fellow status in the American Society of Mechanical Engineers and the Society of Manufacturing Engineers, Associate Member status in CIRP (International Institution for Production Engineering Research), a CAREER Award from US National Science Foundation, and the Ralph R. Teetor Award from the Society of Automotive Engineers.