Re: References to other Trek MASSIVE SPOILERS!!
I don.t get the Dr. Boyce reference, but I do remember seeing it.
I Believe it was Scotty who said Starfleet confiscated his Transwarp Equation (and Khan possibly stole and used the technology to transport himself to Qonos).
"I don't know half of you half as well as I should like; and I like less than half of you half as well as you deserve."
--Bilbo Baggins, LOTR: Fellowship of the Ring