Research Interest: Nanoscale Properties of Biological Materials

Nanoscale structure-property relationship of biomaterials. Biomimetics studies of natural materials. Deformation and failure mechanisms of nanostructured biomaterials.

Related Publications

X. Li, E Du, M. Dao*, S. Suresh and G.E. Karniadakis*, PLoS Comput Biol, 13 (2017) e1005426. (See Supporting Information)

C. Huang, D. Quinn, Y. Sadovsky, S. Suresh* and K.J. Hsia*, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 114 (2017) 2910-2915. (See CMU News Report, and

X. Li, M. Dao, G. Lykotrafitis and G.E. Karniadakis, Journal of Biomechanics, 50 (2017) 34-41.

P. Hosseini, S.Z. Abidi, E Du, D.P. Papageorgiou, Y. Choi, Y.-K. Park, J. Higgins, G.J. Kato, S. Suresh*, M. Dao*, Z. Yaqoob* and P.T.C. So, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 113 (2016) 9527-9532. (See Medical Xpress, News Medical, ScienceDaily, and CMU News Report)

I.V. Pivkin, Z. Peng, G.E. Karniadakis, P.A. Buffet, M. Dao* and S. Suresh*, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 113 (2016) 7804-7809. (See MIT News Report, CMU News Report, ScienceDaily Report, NIH Research Matters, News Medical, and

S. Muenster, A. Beloiartsev, B. Yu, E Du, S. Abidi, M. Dao, G. Fabry, J.A. Graw, M. Wepler, R. Malhotra, B.O. Fernandez, M. Feelisch, K.D. Bloch, D.B. Bloch and W.M. Zapol, Anesthesiology, 125 (2016) 952-963. (See Supporting Information and This Month in Anesthesiology|November 2016)

X. Li, E. Du, H. Lei, Y.-H. Tang, M. Dao, S. Suresh and G.E. Karniadakis, Interface Focus, 6 (2016) 20150065.

R. Zhang, R. Suwanarusk, B. Malleret, B.M. Cooke, F. Nosten, Y.L. Lau, M. Dao, C.T. Lim, L. Renia, K.S. Tan and B. Russell, J. Infect. Dis., 213 (2016) 100-104.

Y. Zhang, C. Huang, S. Kim, M. Golkaram, M.W.A. Dixon, L. Tilley, J. Li, S. Zhang* and S. Suresh*, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 112 (2015) 6068-6073. (See CMU News Report)

A. Sinha, T.T.T. Chu, M. Dao* and R. Chandramohanadas*, Scientific Reports, 5 (2015) 9768.

P. Li, Z. Mao, Z. Peng, L. Zhou, Y. Chen, P.-H. Huang, C.I. Truica, J.J. Drabick, W.S. El-Deiry, M. Dao*, S. Suresh* and T.J. Huang*, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 112 (2015) 4970-4975. (See MIT News Report and Video; PNAS In This Issue April 21, 2015.)

E Du, M. Diez-Silva, G.J. Kato, M. Dao* and S. Suresh*, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 112 (2015) 1422-1427. (See MIT News Report and Video.)

H. Yao*, Z. Xie, C. He and M. Dao, Scientific Reports, 5 (2015) 8011.

X. Ding, Z. Peng, S.C.S. Lin, M. Geri, S. Li, P. Li, Y. Chen, M. Dao*, S. Suresh* and T.J. Huang*, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 111 (2014) 12992-12997. (See MIT News Report and Video.)

R. Chandramohanadas, Basappa, B. Russell, K. Liew, Y.H. Yau, A. Chong, M. Liu, K. Gunalan, R. Raman, L. Renia, F. Nosten, S.G. Shochat, M. Dao*, R. Sasisekharan, S. Suresh and P. Preiser*, J. Infect. Dis., 210 (2014) 1616-1626.

X. Li, Z. Peng, H. Lei, M. Dao and G.E. Karniadakis*, Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A, 372 (2014) 20130389.

S. Huang, A. Amaladoss, M. Liu, H. Chen, R. Zhang, P.R. Preiser, M. Dao* and J. Han*, Infection and Immunity, 82 (2014) 2532-2541.

D.A. Fedosov, M. Dao, G.E. Karniadakis* and S. Suresh, Annals of Biomedical Engineering (Review Article), 42 (2014) 368-387.

E. Du, S. Ha, M. Diez-Silva, M. Dao*, S. Suresh and A.P. Chandrakasan*, Lab on a Chip, 13 (2013) 3903-3909. (See MIT News Report.)

Z. Peng, X. Li, I.V. Pivkin, M. Dao, G.E. Karniadakis and S. Suresh*, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 110 (2013) 13356-13361.

X. Xu, A.K. Efremov, A. Li, L. Lai, M. Dao, C.T. Lim* and J. Cao*, PLoS ONE, 8 (2013) e64763.

P.A. Carvalho, M. Diez-Silva, H. Chen, M. Dao* and S. Suresh, Acta Biomaterialia, 9 (2013) 6349-6359.

S. Huang, A. Undisz, M. Diez-Silva, H. Bow, M. Dao* and J. Han*, Integrative Biology, 5 (2013) 414-422.

P. Li, Z.S. Stratton, M. Dao, J. Ritz and T.J. Huang*, Lab on a Chip, 13 (2013) 602-609.
==> See Lab on a Chip Blog about this article

D. Carnelli*, P. Vena, M. Dao, C. Ortiz and R. Contro, J. R. Soc. Interface, 10 (2013) 20120953.

Y. Zhang, H. Yao, C. Ortiz, J. Xu and M. Dao, J. Mech. Behav. Biomed. Mater., 15 (2012) 70-77.

M. Diez-Silva, Y.-K. Park, S. Huang, H. Bow, O. Mercereau-Puijalon, G. Deplaine, C. Lavazec, S. Perrot, S. Bonnefoy, M.S. Feld, J. Han, M. Dao and S. Suresh, Scientific Reports (, 2 (2012) 614.
==> See MIT News Report, ScienceDaily News

H.-S. Byun, T.R. Hillman, J.M. Higgins, M. Diez-Silva, Z. Peng, M. Dao, R.R. Dasari, S. Suresh and Y.-K. Park, Acta Biomaterialia, 2012, in press. (See supplementary materials.)

M. Aingaran, R. Zhang, S.K.Y. Law, Z. Peng, A. Undisz, E. Meyer, M. Diez-Silva, T.A. Burke, T. Spielmann, C.-T. Lim, S. Suresh, M. Dao and M. Marti, Cellular Microbiology (July 2012 Editor’s Choice), 14 (2012) 983-993. doi:10.1111/j.1462-5822.2012.01786.x

A. Jerusalem and M. Dao, Acta Biomaterialia, 8 (2012) 3360-3371. (See supplementary materials.)

Y. Kim, J.M. Higgins, R.R. Dasari, S. Suresh and Y.-K. Park, Journal of Biomedical Optics Letters, 17 (2012) 040501.

H. Yao, M. Dao, D. Carnelli, K. Tai and C. Ortiz, J. Mech. Phys. Solids, 59 (2011) 64-74.

Dmitry A. Fedosov, Huan Lei, Bruce Caswell, Subra Suresh, George E. Karniadakis, PLoS Comput Biol 2011, 7(12): e1002270. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1002270

R. Chandramohanadas, Y.-K. Park, L. Lui, A. Li, D. Quinn, K. Liew, M. Diez-Silva, Y. Sung, M. Dao, C.-T. Lim, P.R. Preiser and S. Suresh, PLoS ONE2011, 6(6): e20869. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0020869 (supplementary materials)

H. Bow, I.V. Pivkin, M. Diez-Silva, S.J. Goldfless, M. Dao, J.C. Niles, S. Suresh and J. Han, Lab on a Chip, 11 (2011) 1065-1073.

D.J. Quinn, I. Pivkin, S.Y. Wong, K.-H. Chiam, M. Dao, G.E. Karniadakis and S. Suresh, Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 39 (2011) 1041-1050. (supplementary materials)

H. Yao, M. Dao, T. Imholt, J. Huang, K. Wheeler, S. Suresh and C. Ortiz, PNAS, 107 (2010) 987-992. (supplementary materials)
==> see MIT News Report

M. Diez-Silva, M. Dao, J. Han, C.-T. Lim and S. Suresh, MRS Bulletin, 35 (2010) 382-388.
==> see MRS Bulletin Cover Image

Y.-K. Park, M. Diez-Silva, D. Fu, G. Popescu, W. Choi, I. Barman, S. Suresh and M.S. Feld, Journal of Biomedical Optics 2010, 15(2): 020506.

Y.K. Park, C.A. Best, T. Auth, N. Gov, S.A. Safran, G. Popescu, S. Suresh and M.S. Feld, PNAS, 107 (2010) 1289-1294. (supplementary materials)
==> see PNAS Cover Image

S. Zhang, J. Li, G. Lykotrafitis, G. Bao and S. Suresh, Advanced Materials, 21 (2009) 419-424.

K. Tai, M. Dao, S. Suresh, A. Palazoglu and C. Ortiz, Nature Materials, 6, 454-462, 2007.
==> see MIT News Report & MIT Tech Talk Article & Science Daily Report

S. Suresh, Acta Biomaterialia, 3, 413–438, 2007.

S. Suresh., Nature Nanotechnology, 2007, doi:10.1038/nnano.2007.397.
(See the original paper here: pdf)

J. Li, G. Lykotrafitis, M. Dao and S. Suresh, PNAS, 104(12) 4937-4942, 2007
==> see MIT News Report & MIT Tech Talk Article & MRS Materials360

M. Dao, J. Li and S. Suresh, Mat Sci Eng C (26) 1232-1244, 2006.

J. Li, M. Dao, C.T. Lim and S. Suresh, Biophysical Journal, 88, 3707-3719, 2005.

G. Bao and S. Suresh, Nature Materials, 2, 715-725, 2003.