Publications

Patents

Pending

  • V. Sundaresan, T. Hery, R. Northcutt, V. Venugopal, Active Membrane with Controlled Ion Transport, Filing date – 9/14/2016, Application number – PCT/US2016/051787
  • V. Sundaresan, T. Hery, P. Gilmore, R. Northcutt, Redox Transistor Battery – A Refillable, Rechargeable and Portable Electrochemical Energy Storage Device, Filing date – 6/14/2016, Application number – 62/349,906.

Published

  • V. Sundaresan, Fabrication and Preparation of Structural Composites for Distributed Sensing and Structural Optimization, Filing date – 2/4/2016, Application number – PCT/US2016/016597, Publication number – WO2016126962 A1

Awarded

  • V. Sundaresan, J. Atulasimha, J. Clarke, 2010, US 8,602,034 B2, Awarded date: Dec 10, 2013, Magnetoelectric Surgical Tools for Minimally Invasive Surgery

Journals

2016

  • P. Gilmore, J. Smith, J. Thornton, J. Seidt, and V. Sundaresan, Design and Analysis of a Synthetic Jet Actuator-Based Fluid Atomization Device, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures (in press 11/2016)
  • S. Krishnan, H. van der Walt, V. Venkatesh and V. Sundaresan, Characterization of Elastico-Mechanoluminescence towards Structural Health Monitoring Applications, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures (in press 11/2016)
  • V. Venugopal, V. Venkatesh, R. Northcutt, J. Maddox and V. Sundaresan, Nanoscale Polypyrrole Sensors for Near-field Electrochemical Measurements, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, Available online 09/23/2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.snb.2016.09.121
  • T. Hery, R.G. Northcutt, S. Satagopan, F.R. Tabita and V. Sundaresan, Hybrid Biomolecular Architectures for Conversion of Carbon dioxide using RuBisCO, Smart Mater. Struct. 25 (2016) 125033 (6pp) doi:10.1088/0964-1726/25/12/125033
  • V. Venugopal, T. Hery, V. Venkatesh and V. Sundaresan, Mass and Charge Density Effects on the Saturation Kinetics of Polypyrrole Doped with Dodecylbenzene Sulfonate, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, DOI: 10.1177/1045389X16657421
  • T. Hery and V. Sundaresan, Ionic Redox Transistor From Pore-spanning PPy(DBS) Membranes, Energy Environ. Sci., 2016, 9,2555-2562, DOI: 10.1039/C6EE01448H
  • R.G. Northcutt, C. Heinemann and V. Sundaresan, Dynamic Mechanoelectrochemistry of Polypyrrole Membranes via Shear-force Tracking, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2016,18, 17366-17372, DOI: 10.1039/C6CP03071H

2015

  • R.G. Northcutt and V. Sundaresan, Mechanoelectrochemistry of PPy(DBS) from Correlated Characterization of Electrochemical Response and Extensional Strain, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2015,17, 32268-32275, DOI: 10.1039/C5CP04945H
  • V. Venugopal and V. Sundaresan, Polypyrrole-based Amperometric Cation Sensor with Tunable Sensitivity, (2015), Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 8 pages, doi:10.1177/1045389X15604233
  • P. D. Urbina Coronado, H. Ahuett-Garza, V. Sundaresan, and R. Morales-Menendez, Development of an Android OS Based Controller of a Double Motor Propulsion System for Connected Electric Vehicles and Communication Delays Analysis, Mathematical Problems in Engineering, vol. 2015, Article ID 467165, 12 pages, 2015. doi:10.1155/2015/467165

2014

  • R. G. Northcutt and V. Sundaresan, Phospholipid Vesicles as Soft Templates for Electropolymerization of Nanostructured Polypyrrole Membranes with Long Range Order, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol. 2, pp. 11784-11791, 2014.
  • V. Venugopal, H. Zhang, R. Northcutt, and V. Sundaresan, A Thermodynamic Chemomechanical Constitutive Model for Conducting Polymers, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, vol. 201, pp. 293-299, 10/1/ 2014.

2013

  • V. Sundaresan, A. Morgan, and M. Castellucci, Self-Healing of Ionomeric Polymers with Carbon Fibers from Medium-Velocity Impact and Resistive Heating, Smart Materials Research, vol. 2013, Article ID 271546, 12 pages, 2013.

2012

  • R. Northcutt, V. Sundaresan, 2012, Fabrication and Characterization of an Integrated Ionic Device from Suspended Polypyrrole and Alamethicin-reconstituted Lipid Bilayer Membranes, Smart Mater. Struct. 21 094022.

2011

  • H. Zhang, S Salinas and V. Sundaresan, 2011, Conducting Polymer Supported Bilayer Lipid Membrane Reconstituted with Alamethicin. Smart Mater. and Struct. vol 20, pp.094020.

2010

  • T. Duenas, A. Enke, K. Chai, M. Castellucci, V. Sundaresan, F. Wudl, K. Chai, E. Murphy, A. Mal, J. R. Alexandar, A. Corder, and T. K. Ooi, Smart Self-Healing Material Systems Using Inductive and Resistive Heating, in Smart Coatings iii. vol. 1050, ed: American Chemical Society, 2010, pp. 45-60.
  • V. Sundaresan, D.J. Leo, 2010, Chemoelectrical Energy Conversion of ATP using ATPases, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, vol. 21, pp. 201-212.

Journals from Prof. Sundaresan’s doctoral thesis

(DARPA-DSO Nastic Materials Program)

2008

  • V. Sundaresan, D.J. Leo, 2008, Modeling and Characterization of a Chemomechanical Actuator Using Protein Transporter, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, Vol. 131(2), 384-393.

2007

  •  V. Sundaresan, D.J. Leo, C. Homison, L.M. Weiland, 2007, Biological Transport Processes for Microhydraulic Actuation, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, Vol. 123,685-695.
  • V. Sundaresan, D.J. Leo, 2007, Controlled Fluid Transport using ATP-Powered Protein Pumps, Smart Mater. Struct., Vol. 16, No. 2, S207-S213.

2006

  • V. Sundaresan, D.J. Leo, 2006, Chemo-Mechanical Model for Actuation Based on Biological Membranes, Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, Vol. 17, 863-870
  • L. Matthews, V. Sundaresan, V. Giurgiutiu, D.J. Leo, 2006, Bioenergetics and Mechanical Actuation Analysis with Membrane Transport Experiments for Use in Biomimetic Nastic Structures, Journal of Materials Research, Vol. 21.

Book Chapters

  • J. Leo, J. Cuppoletti, S.Narang, V. Sundaresan, Plants and Mechanical Motion – A Synthetic Approach to Nastic Materials and Structures, ed: Norm Wereley; co-ed: Janet Sater, DEStech, 2012.
  • Sundaresan, Sarles, S. A., D.J. Leo. 2012. Bioderived Smart Materials. In B. Bhushan (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Nanotechnology (pp. 201–213). Springer Netherlands. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-90-481-9751-4_416.

Invited Research Talks

  • Sundaresan, 2017, ‘Ionic Redox Transistor’, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, International Conference on Ceramics and Electroactive Polymers
  • Sundaresan, 2015, “Mechanoelectrochemistry of Electroactive Polymers”, University of Saarland, Homburg, Germany
  • Sundaresan, 2014, “Biomolecular Systems for Chemomechanical and Chemoelectrical Energy Conversion”, Defense Sciences Research Council Workshop/ Microsystem-Scale Energy Conversion from Biological Sources Workshop, January 15-16, 2014
  • Sundaresan, (2013), Integrated Materials Systems – Bioderived Ionic Transistors for Controlled Sensing and Actuation, Palo Alto Research Center, Palo Alto, CA.
  • Sundaresan, (2013), Self-sensing Magnetoelectric Actuator Replaceable Tips (SMARTips) – A Smart Material System for Minimally Invasive Surgery, McGill University
  • Sundaresan, (2012), Bioderived Active Materials – Integration of Biological Membranes with Electroactive Polymers, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
  • Sundaresan, (2011) Towards Functionally Polymorphic Materials – An Integrated Approach for Active Materials Design, Structural Materials Division, Institute for Defense Analysis, Arlington, VA

Conference Proceedings

2012-present

  • Northcutt, J. Maddox, V. Sundaresan: Electrode Fabrication for Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy and Shear Force Imaging. ASME 2016 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems; 09/2016, DOI:10.1115/SMASIS2016-9155
  • Venugopal, V. Venkatesh, V. Sundaresan: Investigation of Ion Transport in Polypyrrole Modified Ultra-Microelectrodes During Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy. ASME 2016 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems; 09/2016, DOI:10.1115/SMASIS2016-9191
  • Sundaresan, R. L. Harne, T. Hery, Q. Dai: A Nonlinear, Monolithic Structural-Material System for Vibration Energy Harvesting and Storage. ASME 2016 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems; 09/2016, DOI:10.1115/SMASIS2016-9304
  • Vijayaraghavan, V. Sundaresan: Investigating Secondary Equilibration in Thermoplastic Ionomers Under a Thermo-Electric Field. ASME 2016 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems; 09/2016, DOI:10.1115/SMASIS2016-9161
  • Hery, V. Sundaresan: Pore-Spanning PPy(DBS) as a Voltage-Gated Synthetic Membrane Ion Channel. ASME 2016 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems; 09/2016, DOI:10.1115/SMASIS2016-9193
  • Krishnan, V. Sundaresan: Mechanoluminescence Based Structural Health Monitoring Technique for Elastomeric Components. ASME 2016 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems; 09/2016, DOI:10.1115/SMASIS2016-9054
  • Sundaresan, S. Krishnan, “Dynamic Stress Sensing Utilizing Mechanoluminescence of ZnS:Mn”, Proceedings of 2015 ASME Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conference, Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA, September, 2015
  • G. Northcutt, V. Sundaresan, “An Investigation of Morphology Dependent Charge Storage in Polypyrrole Membranes”, Proceedings of 2014 ASME Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conference, Newport, Rhode Island, USA, September 8-10, 2014.
  • Gilmore, V. Sundaresan, “Synthetic Jet Actuators for Vector Delivery to Plants for Inoculation”, Proceedings of 2014 ASME Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conference, Newport, Rhode Island, USA, September 8-10, 2014 (Hardware Demonstration)
  • Gilmore, V. Sundaresan, “Surface Synthetic Jet Actuators for Flow Control Applications in Internal Combustion Engines”, Proceedings of 2014 ASME Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conference, Newport, Rhode Island, USA, September 8-10, 2014
  • D. Urbina Coronado, V. Sundaresan, H. Ahuett-Garza, “Design of an android based input device for electric vehicles,” International Conference on Connected Vehicles and Expo (ICCVE), 2013, vol., no., pp.736,740, 2-6 Dec. 2013, doi: 10.1109/ICCVE.2013.6799887
  • Northcutt, V. Sundaresan, “Characterization of Electrochemical Capacity of Biotemplated Conducting Polymer Membrane”, Proceedings of 2013 ASME Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, Bioinspired Smart Materials and Structures Symposium, Sep 16-18, 2013, Snowbird, UT.
  • Venugopal, V. Sundaresan, “A Chemomechanical Constitutive Model for Conducting Polymers”, Proceedings of 2013 ASME Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, Bioinspired Smart Materials and Structures Symposium, Sep 16-18, 2013, Snowbird, UT.
  • Sundaresan, “Frequency Dependent Ion Rejection Properties of Active Nanoporous Membranes”, Proceedings of 2013 ASME Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, Bioinspired Smart Materials and Structures Symposium, Sep 16-18, 2013, Snowbird, UT.
  • Salinas, V. Sundaresan, 2012, Integrated Bioderived-Conducting Polymer Membrane Nanostructures For Energy Conversion And Storage, Proceedings of ASME Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conference, Sep 19-21, Atlanta, GA.

2009-11

  • P. Carr, V. Sundaresan, 2011, Active Nanoporous Membranes for Water Purification and Desalination, Proceedings of ASME Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conference 2011, Sep 18-21, Phoenix, AZ.
  • Zhang and V. Sundaresan, 2011, Electrochemical Analysis of Bioderived Hybrid Membranes for Chemomechanical Actuation, Proceedings of ASME Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conference 2011, Sep 18-21, Phoenix, AZ.
  • Northcutt, V. B Sundaresan, 2011, Polypyrrole Bridge Supported Alamethicin Reconstituted Bilayer Lipid Membranes, Proceedings of ASME Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conference 2011, Sep 18-21, Phoenix, AZ.
  • Salinas, V. Sundaresan, 2011, Coupled Ion Transport and Electron Transport Processes in Bioderived Ionic Transistor for Energy Harvesting, Proceedings of Proceedings of ASME Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conference 2011, Sep 18-21, Phoenix, AZ.
  • Sundaresan, H. Zhang, R. Northcutt, 2011, Dynamics of Ion Transport in a Bioderived Ionic Transistor, Proceedings of SPIE Smart Structures Conference, Mar 6-11, 2011, San Diego, CA.
  • Clarke, V. Sundaresan, Design and Fabrication of a Flexible Magnetoelectric Surgical Tool, Proceedings of SPIE Smart Structures Conference, Mar 6-11, 2011, San Diego, CA.
  • Sundaresan, H. Zhang, R. Northcutt, S. Salinas, 2011, Bioderived Ionic Transistor Framework for Artificial Muscles, Proceedings of SPIE Smart Structures Conference, Mar 6-11, 2011, San Diego, CA.
  • Clarke, V. Sundaresan, Dynamic Characterization of a Magnetoelectric Cantilever for Actuation and Sensing, in Proceedings of Proceedings of ASME Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conference 2010, Sep 27-Oct 1, 2010, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Sundaresan, H. Zhang, 2011, Chemomechanical Transduction in Hybrid Bio-Derived Conducting Polymer Actuator, in Proceedings of ASME Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conference 2010, Sep 27-Oct 1, 2010, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Clarke, V. Sundaresan, 2011, Static and Dynamic Characterization of a Magnetoelectric Cantilever Cutting Tool, Proceedings of ASME Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conference 2010, Sep 27-Oct 1, 2010, Philadelphia, PA. p. 764413.
  • Wang, J. Atulasimha, J. Clarke, V. Sundaresan, 2011, Thickness ratio effects on Quasistatic Actuation and Sensing Behavior of Laminate Magnetoelectric Cantilevers, San Diego, CA, USA, Ounaies, Z.; Li, J., Eds. SPIE: San Diego, CA, USA, 2010; pp 764414-10.
  • Sundaresan, J. Atulasimha, 2009, Characterization Of Magnetoelectric Cantilever For Use As An Ablation Tool In Minimally Invasive Surgery, ASME Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conference 2009, Sep 21-23, Oxnard, CA, USA.
  • Duenas, A. Enke, M. Castellucci, V. Sundaresan, 2009, Smart Self-Healing Material Systems Using Inductive and Resistive Heating, Smart Coatings Symposium, Feb 25-27, 2009, Orlando, FL, USA.

2007-08

  • Sundaresan, S.A. Sarles, D.J. Leo, 2008, Characterization of Porous Substrates for Biochemical Energy Conversion Devices, in Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems 2008, San Diego, California, USA, 2008, pp. 69280K-11.
  • Griffiths, V. Sundaresan, B. Akle, P. Vlachos, D. J. Leo, Micro Deposition Method: A Novel Fabrication Method for Ionic Polymer Metallic Composites, San Diego, California, USA, 2008, pp. 69270C-8
  • A. Sarles, V. Sundaresan, Donald J. Leo (2007). Electrical Impedance Analysis of Phospholipid Bilayer Membranes for Enabling Engineering Design of Bio-based Devices. MRS Proceedings, 1061, 1061-MM03-18 doi:10.1557/PROC-1061-MM03-18.

Proceedings from Prof. Sundaresan’s doctoral thesis

(DARPA-DSO Nastic Materials Program)

  • Sundaresan, D. J. Leo, Modeling and Characterization of a Chemomechanical Actuator Based on Protein Transporters, ASME Conference Proceedings, vol. 2007, pp. 261-269, 2007.
  • Sundaresan, S. A. Sarles, D. J. Leo, Chemoelectrical Energy Conversion of Adenosine Triphosphate, San Diego, California, USA, 2007, pp. 65250P-10.
  • Sundaresan, D. J. Leo, Protein-Based Microhydraulic Transport for Controllable Actuation, San Diego, CA, USA, 2006, pp. 61681S-10.
  • Sundaresan, B. Akle, D. J. Leo, Investigation on Micro-Patterned Gold-Plated Polymer Substrate for a Micro Hydraulic Actuator, San Diego, CA, USA, 2006, pp. 61701U-9.
  • Sundaresan, D. J. Leo, Actuation Using Protein Transporters Driven by Proton Gradient, ASME Conference Proceedings, vol. 2006, pp. 387-393, 2006.
  • Sundaresan, D. J. Leo, Experimental Investigation for Chemo-Mechanical Actuation Using Biological Transport Mechanisms, ASME Conference Proceedings, vol. 2005, pp. 285-293, 2005.
  • Sundaresan, H. Tan, D. J. Leo, J. Cuppoletti, Investigation on High Energy Density Materials Utilizing Biological Transport Mechanisms, ASME Conference Proceedings, vol. 2004, pp. 55-62, 2004.