Deborah Chung

Deborah Chung


Research Area: Materials

Contact Information

608 Furnas Hall



Ph.D., Materials Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1977

Research Interests

Materials science and engineering, particularly smart materials, concrete, thermal management, battery electrode materials, carbon fibers and filaments, composites processing and interfaces, metal-matrix composites, electronic packaging materials, and activated carbon.

Selected Publications

  • Chung, D.D.L. (2019). "A review of multifunctional polymer-matrix structural composites". Composites Part B: Engineering. 160: 644–660. doi:10.1016/j.compositesb.2018.12.117.
  • Chung, D.D.L. (2018). "Interface-derived solid-state viscoelasticity exhibited by nanostructured and microstructured materials containing carbons or ceramics". Carbon. 144: 567–581. doi:10.1016/j.carbon.2018.12.097.
  • Chung, D.D.L.; Eddib, Asma A. (2019). "Effect of fiber lay-up configuration on the electromagnetic interference shielding effectiveness of continuous carbon fiber polymer-matrix composite". Carbon. 141: 685–691. doi:10.1016/j.carbon.2018.09.081.
  • Xiang Xi, Xiang; Chung D.D.L. (2019). “Piezoelectric and piezoresistive behavior of unmodified carbon fiber”. Carbon 145:452-461. doi:10.1016/j.carbon.2019.01.044
  • Chakraborty, Patatri; Zhao, Guanglei; Zhou, Chi; Chung, D D L. (2018). "Unprecedented sensing of interlayer defects in three-dimensionally printed polymer by capacitance measurement". Smart Materials and Structures. 27 (11): 115012. Bibcode:2018SMaS...27k5012C. doi:10.1088/1361-665X/aae16e.
  • Chung, D.D.L. (2018). "Thermoelectric polymer-matrix structural and nonstructural composite materials". Advanced Industrial and Engineering Polymer Research. 1: 61–65. doi:10.1016/j.aiepr.2018.04.001.
  • Chung, D.D.L. (2018). "Development, design and applications of structural capacitors". Applied Energy. 231: 89–101. doi:10.1016/j.apenergy.2018.09.132.
  • Eddib, Asma A; Chung, D.D.L (2018). "First report of capacitance-based self-sensing and in-plane electric permittivity of carbon fiber polymer-matrix composite". Carbon. 140: 413–427. doi:10.1016/j.carbon.2018.08.070.
  • Shi, Kairong; Chung, D D L (2018). "Piezoelectricity-based self-sensing of compressive and flexural stress in cement-based materials without admixture requirement and without poling". Smart Materials and Structures. 27 (10): 105011. Bibcode:2018SMaS...27j5011S. doi:10.1088/1361-665X/aad87f.
  • Chung, D.D.L; Shi, Kairong (2018). "Sensing the stress in steel by capacitance measurement". Sensors and Actuators A: Physical. 274: 244–251. doi:10.1016/j.sna.2018.03.037.