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Vishnu SUNDARESAN

  • Associate Professor, Mechanical & Aerospace Engr
  • 201 W 19th Ave
    E528 Scott Lab
    Columbus, OH 43210
  • 614-247-6367

About

Research interests include:

  • Smart material systems
    • minimally invasive surgical tools
    • synthetic jet actuators
    • mechanoluminescent composite structures
    • self-healing thermoplastic ionomers
  • Ionic smart materials
    • biomolecular materials
    • conducting polymers
    • mechanoelectrochemistry of battery electrodes and actuators
    • scanning electrochemical microscopy
  • Sustainable conversion of greenhouse gases using biomolecular materials

Honors

  • January, 2015

    Best Conference Paper in Symposium on Modeling, Simulation and Control of Adaptive Systems.

  • March, 2007

    Best Student Paper award.

Books

2012

  • Sundaresan, VB, Sarles, SA, Leo, DJ. 2012. "Bioderived Smart Materials." Springer.
  • Sundaresan, VB, Leo DJ, Cuppoletti, J. 2012. "lants and Mechanical Motion: A Synthetic Approach to Nastic Materials and Structures." DEStech.

Journal Articles

2016

  • Northcutt, R.G.; Heinemann, C.; Sundaresan, V.B., 2016, "Dynamic mechanoelectrochemistry of polypyrrole membranes: Via shear-force tracking." Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 18, no. 26, 17366-17372 - 17366-17372.

2015

  • Northcutt,Robert,G; Sundaresan,Vishnu-Baba, 2015, "Mechanoelectrochemistry of PPy(DBS) from correlated characterization of electrochemical response and extensional strain.." Physical chemistry chemical physics 17, no. 48, 32268-32275 - 32268-32275.

2013

2006

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  • Sundaresan VB, Northcutt R, "Mechanoelectrochemistry*." Physical Chemistry Chemical PHysics

Papers in Proceedings

2016

  • Krishnan, S.; Sundaresan, V. "Mechanoluminescence based structural health monitoring technique for elastomeric components." (1 2016).
  • Krishnan, S.; Sundaresan, V.; ASME, "MECHANOLUMINESCENCE BASED STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING TECHNIQUE FOR ELASTOMERIC COMPONENTS." (1 2016).
  • Krishnan, S.; Vijayaraghavan, P.; Sundaresan, V.; ASME, "CHARACTERIZATION OF MECHANOLUMINESCENT COMPOSITES AND THEIR APPLICATIONS FOR SHM OF POLYMER COMPOSITES." (1 2016).
  • Krishnan, S.; Sundaresan, V. "MECHANOLUMINESCENCE BASED STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING TECHNIQUE FOR ELASTOMERIC COMPONENTS." in ASME Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems. (1 2016).
  • Krishnan, S.; Vijayaraghavan, P.; Sundaresan, V. "CHARACTERIZATION OF MECHANOLUMINESCENT COMPOSITES AND THEIR APPLICATIONS FOR SHM OF POLYMER COMPOSITES." in ASME Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems (SMASIS) / Symposium on Modeling, Simulation and Control of Adaptive Systems. (1 2016).

2015

  • Krishnan, S, Sundaresan, VB "Characterization of Mechanoluminescent Composites and Their Applications for SHM of Polymer Composites." in ASME Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conference. (9 2015).
  • Krishnan, S.; Vijayaraghavan, P.; Sundaresan, V. "Characterization of mechanoluminescent composites and their applications for shm of polymer composites." (1 2015).

2014

  • Northcutt, R.G.; Thornton, J.; Sundaresan, V.B. "An investigation of morphology dependent charge storage in polypyrrole membranes." (1 2014).
  • Northcutt, RG, THornton, JM, Sundaresan, VB "An Investigation of Morphology Dependent Charge Storage in Polypyrrole Membranes." in ASME 2014 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems. (9 2014).
  • Gilmore, P.; Sundaresan, V.B. "Surface synthetic jet actuators for flow control applications in internal combustion engines." (1 2014).
  • Northcutt, R.G.; Thornton, J.M.; Sundaresan, V.B. "AN INVESTIGATION OF MORPHOLOGY DEPENDENT CHARGE STORAGE IN POLYPYRROLE MEMBRANES." in 7th Annual ASME Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems (SMASIS) / Symposium on Modeling, Simulation and Control (MSC). (1 2014).
  • Northcutt, R.G.; Thornton, J.M.; Sundaresan, V.B.; ASME, "AN INVESTIGATION OF MORPHOLOGY DEPENDENT CHARGE STORAGE IN POLYPYRROLE MEMBRANES." (1 2014).
  • Gilmore, PG, Sundaresan, VB "Surface Synthetic Jet Actuators for Flow Control Applications in Internal Combustion Engines." in ASME 2014 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems. (9 2014).

2013

  • Venugopal, V.; Zhang, H.; Sundaresan, V.B. "A chemo-mechanical constitutive model for conducting polymers." (1 2013).
  • Northcutt, RG, Sundaresan, VB Characterization of Electrochemical Capacity of Biotemplated Conducting Polymer Membrane. in ASME 2013 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems. http://10.0.4.91/SMASIS2013-3214, (9 2013).
  • Sundaresan, VB "Frequency Dependent Ion Rejection Properties of Active Nanoporous Membranes." in ASME 2013 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems. (9 2013).
  • Urbina Coronado, PD, Ahuett-Garza, H, Sundaresan, VB "Design of an android based input device for electric vehicles." in International Conference on Connected Vehicles and Expo (ICCVE). (12 2013).
  • Venugopal, V, Zhang, H, Sundaresan, VB "A Chemo-Mechanical Constitutive Model for Conducting Polymers." in ASME 2013 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems. (9 2013).
  • Daniel Urbina Coronado, P.; Sundaresan, V.B.; Ahuett-Garza, H. "Design of an android based input device for electric vehicles." (1 2013).
  • Sundaresan, V.B. "Frequency dependent ion rejection properties of active nanoporous membranes." (1 2013).
  • Northcutt, R.G.; Sundaresan, V.B. "Characterization of electrochemical capacity of a biotemplated polypyrrole membrane." (1 2013).

2012

  • Sundaresan, V.B.; Salinas, S. "Integrated bioderived-conducting polymer membrane nanostructures for energy conversion and storage." (12 2012).
  • Sundaresan, VB, Salinas, S "Integrated Bioderived-Conducting Polymer Membrane Nanostructures For Energy Conversion And Storage." in ASME 2012 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems. (9 2012).

2011

  • Zhang, H, Northcutt, RG, Salinas, S "Dynamics of ion transport in a bio-derived ionic transistor." in 2011 Smart Structures and NDE. (3 2011).
  • Clarke, J.; Sundaresan, V.B. "Design and fabrication of a microscale magnetoelectric surgical tool." (6 2011).
  • Sundaresan, V.B.; Zhang, H.; Northcutt, R.; Salinas, S. "Dynamics of ion transport in a bio-derived ionic transistor." (6 2011).
  • Sundaresan, V.B.; Carr, J.P. "Active nanoporous membranes for desalination." (12 2011).
  • Northcutt, R.; Sundaresan, V.B.; Salinas, S.; Zhang, H. "Polypyrrole bridge as a support for alamethicin-reconstituted planar bilayer lipid membranes." (12 2011).
  • Zhang, H, Salinas, S, Northcutt, R, Sundaresan, VB "Electrochemical Analysis of Alamethicin Reconstituted Planar Bilayer Lipid Membranes Supported on Polypyrrole Membranes." in ASME 2011 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems. (9 2011).
  • Zhang, H.; Sundaresan, V.B.; Salinas, S.; Northcutt, R. "Electrochemical analysis of alamethicin reconstituted planar bilayer lipid membranes supported on polypyrrole membranes." (12 2011).

2010

  • Wang, Y.; Atulasimha, J.; Clarke, J.; Sundaresan, V.B. "Thickness ratio effects on quasistatic actuation and sensing behavior of laminate magnetoelectric cantilevers." (6 2010).
  • Wang, Y, Atulasimha, J, Sundaresan, VB "Thickness ratio effects on quasistatic actuation and sensing behavior of laminate magnetoelectric cantilevers." in 2010 Smart Structures and NDE. (3 2010).
  • Clarke, J, Sundaresan, VB "Dynamic Characterization of a Magnetoelectric Cantilever for Actuation and Sensing." in ASME 2010 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems. (9 2010).
  • Zhang, H, Sundaresan, VB "Chemomechanical Transduction in Hybrid Bio-Derived Conducting Polymer Actuator." in ASME 2010 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems. (9 2010).
  • Clarke, J, Sundaresan, VB "Static and Dynamic Characterization of a Magnetoelectric Cantilever Cutting Tool." in 2010 Smart Structures and NDE. (3 2010).
  • Sundaresan, V.B.; Zhang, H. "Chemomechanical transduction in hybrid bio-derived conducting polymer actuator." (12 2010).
  • Clarke, J.; Sundaresan, V.B. "Static and dynamic characterization of a magnetoelectric cantilever cutting tool." (6 2010).

2009

  • Sundaresan, VB, Atulasimha, J "Characterization of Magnetoelectric Cantilever for Use as an Ablation Tool in Minimally Invasive Surgery." in ASME 2009 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems. (9 2009).
  • Atulasimha, J, Wang, Y, Sundaresan, VB "Magnetolectric Cantilever for Collocated Actuation and Sensing Applications: Experimental Study, Model and Scaling Laws." in ASME 2009 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems. (9 2009).
  • Duenas, TA, Enke, A, Castellucci, M, Sundaresan, VB "Smart Self-Healing Material Systems Using Inductive and Resistive Heating." in Smart Coatings 2009. (2 2009).
  • Sundaresan, V.B.; Atulasimha, J. "Characterization of magnetoelectric cantilever for use as an ablation tool in minimally invasive surgery." (12 2009).
  • Atulasimha, J.; Wang, Y.; Sundaresan, V.B. "Magnetoelectric cantilever for collocated actuation and sensing applications: Experimental study, model and scaling laws." (12 2009).

2008

  • Sundaresan, V.B.; Sarles, S.A.; Leo, D.J. "Characterization of porous substrates for biochemical energy conversion devices." (6 2008).
  • Sundaresan, V.B.; Leo, D.J. "Modeling and characterization of a chemomechanical actuator based on protein transporters." (5 2008).
  • Sarles, S.A.; Sundaresan, V.B.; Leo, D.J. "Electrical impedance analysis of phospholipid bilayer membranes for enabling engineering design of bio-based devices." (12 2008).
  • Sarles, SA, Sundaresan, VB, Leo, DJ "Electrical Impedance Analysis of Phospholipid Bilayer Membranes for Enabling Engineering Design of Bio-based Devices." in 2007 MRS Fall Meeting. (8 2008).
  • Griffiths, D, Sundaresan, VB, Akle, B, Vlachos, P, Leo, DJ "Micro deposition method: a novel fabrication method for ionic polymer metallic composites." in 2008 Smart Structures and NDE. (4 2008).
  • Griffiths, D.; Sundaresan, V.B.; Akle, B.; Vlachos, P. et al. "Micro deposition method: A novel fabrication method for ionic polymer metallic composites." (6 2008).
  • Sundaresan, VB, Sarles, SA, Leo, DJ "Characterization of Porous Substrates for Biochemical Energy Conversion Devices." in SPIE Smart Structures and NDE. (4 2008).

2007

  • Sundaresan, VB, Sarles, SA, Leo, DJ "Chemoelectrical Energy Conversion of Adenosine Triphosphate." in 2007 Smart Structures and NDE. (4 2007).
  • Sundaresan, VB, Sarles, SA, Leo, DJ "Stack of BioCells Converting ATP to Electrical Power and Possible Applications." in 2006 MRS Fall Meeting. (10 2007).
  • Sarles, S.A.; Sundaresan, V.B.; Leo, D.J. "Study of supported bilayer lipid membranes for use in chemo-electric energy conversion via active proton transport." (12 2007).
  • Sundaresan, V.B.; Sarles, S.A.; Leo, D.J. "Chemoelectrical energy conversion of adenosine triphosphate." (11 2007).
  • Sundaresan, VB, Sarles, SA, Goode, BJ, Leo, DJ "Chemo-electrical energy conversion of Adenosine triphosphate in a Biological Ion Transporter." in 2007 MRS Fall Meeting. (7 2007).
  • Sundaresan, VB, Leo, DJ "Modeling and Characterization of a Chemomechanical Actuator Based on Protein Transporters." in ASME 2007 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. (11 2007).

2006

  • Sundaresan, V.B.; Leo, D.J. "Protein-based microhydraulic transport for controllable actuation." (7 2006).
  • Sundaresan, VB, Leo, DJ "Actuation Using Protein Transporters Driven by Proton Gradient." in ASME 2006 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. (11 2006).
  • Sundaresan, VB, Leo, DJ "Protein-based microhydraulic transport for controllable actuation." in 2006 Smart Structures and NDE. (3 2006).
  • Sundaresan, V.B.; Leo, D.J. "Actuation using protein transporters driven by proton gradients." (1 2006).
  • Sundaresan, VB, Akle, B, Leo, DJ "Investigation on micro-patterned gold-plated polymer substrate for a micro hydraulic actuator." in 2006 Smart Structures and NDE. (3 2006).
  • De Vita, R, Hopkinson, D, Sundaresan, VB, Leo, DJ "Continuum Modeling of Bilayer Lipid Membranes." in MRS Proceedings. (10 2006).
  • Sundaresan, V.B.; Akle, B.; Leo, D.J. "Investigation on micro-patterned gold plated polymer substrate for a micro hydraulic actuator." (10 2006).

2005

  • Sundaresan, V.B.; Leo, D.J. "Experimental investigation for chemo-mechanical actuation using biological transport mechanisms." (12 2005).
  • Sundaresan, VB "Experimental Investigation for Chemo-Mechanical Actuation Using Biological Transport Mechanisms." in ASME 2005 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Expositio. (11 2005).
  • Giurgiutiu, V.; Matthews, L.; Leo, D.J.; Sundaresan, V.B. "Concepts for power and energy analysis in nastic structures." (12 2005).
  • Giurgiutiu, V, Matthews, L, Leo, DJ, Sundaresan, VB "Concepts for Power and Energy Analysis in Nastic Structures." in ASME 2005 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. (11 2005).

2004

  • Sundaresan, V.B.; Leo, D.J.; Tan, H.; Cuppoletti, J. "Investigation on high energy density materials utilizing biological transport mechanisms." (1 2004).
  • Sundaresan, VB, Tan, H, Leo, DJ, Cuppoletti, JC "Investigation on High Energy Density Materials Utilizing Biological Transport Mechanisms." in ASME 2004 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. (11 2004).

Patents

  • Sundaresan, VB. "Simulcure Technique - Fabrication and Preparation of structural composites for distributed sensing and structural optimization."
  • Sundaresan, VB, Gilmore, P, Grotewald, E, Bisaro, D. "Controlled Vector Delivery Device for Transgenic Modification of Plants."
  • Sundaresan, VB, Hery, T, Northcutt, RG, Venugopal, V. "Active Nanoporous Membrane with Controlled-Ion Transport."
  • Sundaresan, VB, Otero, JJ. "Real-Time Regulation of the Electrical State of a Cell using Redox Active Polymers."
  • Sundaresan, VB, Atulasimha, J, Clarke, J. "Magnetoelectric Surgical Tools for Minimally Invasive Surgery." Patent number: US 8,602,034 B2