To direct and conduct research on high performance functional materials for nanotechnology, biotechnology and micro-/nano-electronics packaging applications; surface damage phenomena of polymers; structure-property relationship in polymers, blends, polyolefin films, fiber-reinforced composites, adhesives and nanocomposites; strengthening & toughening of polymers; utilization of processing tools to enhance physical & mechanical properties of polymers.

education and training
selected publications
Academic Articles268
  • Du, S., Zhu, Z., Liu, C., Zhang, T., Hossain, M. M., & Sue, H. (2021). Experimental observation and finite element method modeling on scratch‐induced delamination of multilayer polymeric structures. Polymer Engineering & Science. 61(6), 1742-1754.
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  • Zhao, M., Baker, J., Jiang, Z., Zhu, Z., Wu, H., Wu, J., Kang, W., & Sue, H. (2021). Preparation of Well-Exfoliated Poly(ethylene-co-vinyl acetate)/α-Zirconium Phosphate Nanocomposites. Langmuir. 37(15), 4550-4561.
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  • Jiang, Z., Chen, Q., Zhu, Z., Tsai, C., Zhao, M., Sue, H., ... DiSano, L. P. (2021). Well‐dispersed poly(ether‐ether‐ketone)/ multi‐walled carbon nanotube nanocomposites prepared via a simple solution mixing approach. Polymer International. 70(8), 1090-1098.
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  • Al‐Mezrakchi, R., Creasy, T., Sue, H., & Bremner, T. (2021). Manipulation of thick‐walled PEEK bushing crystallinity and modulus via instrumented compression molding. Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 138(9), 49930-49930.
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  • Tsai, C., Chang, C., & Sue, H. (2021). Quantification of Long-Chain Branching Molar Fraction in Polypropylene. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research. 60(9), 3770-3778.
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  • Browning, R. L., Jiang, H., & Sue, H. (2008). Scratch behavior of polymeric materials. Elsevier.
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  • Mullins, M. J., Liu, D., & Sue, H. (2018). Mechanical properties of thermosets. Thermosets. 35-68. Elsevier.
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  • Hossain, M. M., & Sue, H. (2018). FEM Modeling of Scratch-induced Deformation in Polymers. Handbook of Polymer Tribology. 183-219. World Scientific.
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  • Sun, D., & Sue, H. (2015). Multifunctional polymer/ZnO nanocomposites. Multifunctionality of Polymer Composites. 858-874. Elsevier.
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  • Browning, R. L., Jiang, H., & Sue, H. (2013). Scratch behavior of polymeric materials. Tribology of Polymeric Nanocomposites. 513-550. Elsevier.
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  • Guo, Q. (2012). Thermosets. Thermosets: Structure, Properties and Applications. 28-61. Woodhead Publishing Limited.
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Conference Papers147
  • Yao, H., Hawkins, S. A., & Sue, H. (2017). Preparation of epoxy nanocomposites containing well-dispersed graphene nanosheets. Composites Science and Technology. 146, 161-168.
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  • Hamdi, M., Zhang, X., & Sue, H. (2017). Fundamental understanding on scratch behavior of polymeric laminates. Wear. 380, 203-216.
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  • Hirata, T., Li, P., Lei, F., Hawkins, S., & Sue, H. (2016). Effect of surfactant on coefficient of thermal expansion in synthetic clay reinforced epoxy nanocomposite. ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY. 252,
  • Li, P., White, K., Lin, C., Kim, D., Krishnamoorti, R., Muliana, A., Nishimura, R., & Sue, H. (2015). Ultrastrong epoxy nanocomposites containing self-assembled synthetic clay in smectic order. ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY. 249,
  • White, K. L., Takahara, A., & Sue, H. (2014). Surface and size effects on rheology of model nanoplatelets in epoxy. ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY. 248,
chaired theses and dissertations
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Texas A&M University; Materials Science & Engineering; 3003 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-3123