Dr. Pradeep Sharma
M.D. Anderson Chair Professor & Department Chair of Mechanical Engineering
N227 Engineering Building 1
Phone: 713-743-4502 | Fax: 713-743-4503
Email: psharma [at] uh [dot] edu


  • Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park
  • P.E. (Professional Engineer), Registered in the State of Texas

Research Interests:

Theoretical and computational materials science, physics of nanostructures and nanomaterials, atomistic simulations, flexoelectricity, nanoscale piezoelectricity, electromechanical behavior of biological membranes, size-dependent elasticity, micromechanics of defects and inclusions, homogenization, coupling between quantum and solid mechanics, high temperature mechanical behavior of materials, energy storage

Engineering Applications:

Where ever materials are used...