Zhigang Suo

Zhigang Suo

Allen E. and Marilyn M. Puckett Professor of Mechanics and Materials
Zhigang Suo


Research Interests

soft materials, active materials, microelectronics, flexible electronics, mechanics, thermodynamics, kinetics

Related Publications

Osmotic collapse of a void in an elastomer: breathing, buckling and creasing

Theory of dielectric elastomers capable of giant deformation of actuation

Averting cracks caused by insertion reaction in lithium-ion batteries

Using indentation to characterize the poroelasticity of gels

Stress-relaxation behavior in gels with ionic and covalent crosslinks

Environmental Courses

Engineering Sciences 240 Solid Mechanics
Engineering Sciences 241 Advanced Elasticity


Faculty Department

Mechanics and Materials


LaShanda Banks (617) 496-1461

Contact Information

Pierce Hall 309, 29 Oxford Street

Research Areas

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