* indicates undergraduate student


  1. V. Kakumanu and S.S. Sundarram, “Dual Pore Network Polymer Foams for  Biomedical Applications via Combined Solid State Foaming and Additive Manufacturing,” Materials Letters, February 2018 (213, 366-369)
  2. D. Jose, V. Zanardi* and S.S. Sundarram, “Fabrication of Bulk Graded Microcellular Nickel Foams Using Combined Electroless and Electroplating of Polymer Sphere Template,” Manufacturing Letters, April 2016 (8, 1-5)
  3. Jiang, S.S. Sundarram and W. Li, “Fabrication of Microcellular Metal Foams with Sphere Template Electrodeposition,” Manufacturing Letters, October 2014 (2(4), 118-121)
  4. S. Sundarram and W. Li, “The Effect of Pore Size and Porosity on Thermal Management Performance of Phase Change Material Infiltrated Microcellular Metal Foams,” Applied Thermal Engineering, March 2014 (64(1-2), 147-154)
  5. Jiang, S.S. Sundarram, D. Wong*, J.H. Koo and W. Li, “Polyetherimide Nano-Composite Foams as an Ablative for Thermal Protection Applications,” Composites Part B, March 2014 (58, 559-565)
  6. S. Sundarram, W. Jiang and W. Li, “Fabrication of Small Pore Size Nickel Foams using Electroless Plating of Solid-state Foamed Immiscible Polymer Blends,” Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, January 2014 (136(2), 021002)
  7. S. Sundarram and W. Li, “On Thermal Conductivity of Micro- and Nano-cellular Polymer Foams,” Polymer Science and Engineering, September 2013 (53(9), 1901-1909)
  8. Zhou, N. Vaccaro, S.S. Sundarram and W. Li, “Fabrication and Characterization of Polyetherimide Nanofoams using Supercritical CO2,” Journal of Cellular Plastics, May 2012 (48(3), 239-255)


  1. S. Sundarram, Y.H. Kim and W. Li, “Preparation and Characterization of Poly(etherimide) Nanocomposites and Nanocomposites Foams,” in Manufacturing of Nanocomposites with Engineering Plastics, Woodhead Publishing, Chapter 4, July 2015.


  1. S. Sundarram, D. Jose and C. Gutierrez*, “Fabrication of Bulk Skinless Polyetherimide Nanofoams”, ASME IMECE 2016, Phoenix, AZ, November 2016.
  2. S. S. Sundarram, “Implementation of Hands-on Learning Module into Machine Design Curriculum via Class Project”, ASEE Northeast Section Conference 2016, Kingston, RI, April 2016.
  3. Jiang, S.S. Sundarram and W. Li, “Fabrication of Open-celled Microcellular Nickel Foams using Electroplating of Polymer Microsphere Templates,” MSEC-NAMRC-ICMP 2014, Detroit, MI, June 2014.
  4. Jiang, S.S. Sundarram, D. Wong*, J.H. Koo and W. Li, “Ablative Performance of Polyetherimide Nano-Composite Foams,” SAMPE 2013, Wichita, KS, November 2013.
  5. S. Sundarram, W. Jiang and W. Li, “Fabrication and Thermal Conductivity Characterization of Polyetherimide Nanofoam,” ASME IMECE 2012, Houston, TX, November 2012.
  6. S. Sundarram, W. Li, J.H. Koo and K.C.Chuang, “Fabrication and Characterization of High Performance Thermoset Polyimide Foams,” SAMPE TECH 2011, Fort Worth, TX, October 2011.
  7. Hung, S.S. Sundarram, F. Ozkeskin, M. Powers, J. Manriquez and V. Vasiraju, “Electrochemical Micro Machining: A Case Study for Synergistic International Industry – Academia Collaboration,” 116th ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Austin, TX, June 2009.
  8. M. Ozkeskin, S.S. Sundarram, S. Allison*, N.P. Hung, M. Powers, G. Strohm*, L.A. Godinez and J.R. Mariquez, “Feedback Controlled High Frequency Electrochemical Micromachining,”, 54th International Instrumentation Symposium, Pensacola, FL, May 2008. (PDF)