Sam X. McFadden, Ph.D.
- Associate Director of Laboratories
Sam McFadden is the Vice President and Associate Director of Laboratories at Anamet, inc. While at Anamet, inc, Sam has performed metallurgical failure analyses for range of clients and industries that include: electric power production, petroleum refining, transportation, manufacturing, and construction, and federal and state oversight agencies. He has also provided materials expert witness services and testimony.
Sam joined Anamet from Sandia National Laboratories in Livermore, CA, where he was a member of an experimental solid mechanics and materials group. His graduate research work was in the field of microstructural and mechanical properties of nanocrystalline metals and intermetallics. His prior work experience was in nondestructive inspection (NDE) within the aerospace, construction, and fossil fuel energy industries.