Li Sun

Li Sun

Professor and Graduate Admissions Director of Mechanical Engineering
Director of Subsea Engineering


lsun4 [at] uh.edu



Engineering Expertise: 

Multifunctional materials design, fabrication, characterization, manipulation and manufacturing; Novel composites and devices for energy, environment and health; physics in composites; Electrochemistry; Nanomagnetics and spin transport phenomena.

Subsea Engineering Experience: 

  • Materials Selection, Component Design and Technical Analyses
  • Non-destructive Materials Evaluation
  • Corrosion and Erosion Assessment, Monitoring, Control and Protection
  • Surface Engineering
  • Multifunctional Materials
  • Elastomers and Composites
  • Polymer Composites for Vibration and Noise Reduction
  • Multiscale Modeling

Facilities Available: 

Electrochemcial fabrication lab, Sputtering deposition and characterization lab.