Thomas Seery

Associate Professor

Department of Chemistry


  • Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California at Berkeley, 1993-1994
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Southern California, 1992
  • Ph. D. University of Southern California
  • B.A. Harvard University

Research Focus

  • Synthesis of well-defined polymer structures
  • Polymer dynamics and macromolecular associations


Penaloza, D. P., Jr.; Seery, T. A. P., Preparation and characterization of clay-polymer nanocomposite having covalentlybound poly(norbornenes) with pendant cholesterols. Mater. Res. 2019, 22 (2).

Xu, D.; Seery, T. A. P.; Gao, Y.; Ding, L.; Zhou, C.; Wang, Z.; Jiang, Z.; Zhang, H., A series of novel high-temperature-resistant multiwall carbon nanotubes dispersants: Polyphenylene sulfones with pyrene groups in main chain. J. Appl. Polym. Sci. 2020, 137 (7).

Xu, D.; Xu, W.; Seery, T.; Zhang, H.; Zhou, C.; Pang, J.; Zhang, Y.; Jiang, Z., Rational Design of Soluble Polyaramid for High-Efficiency Energy Storage Dielectric Materials at Elevated Temperatures. Macromol. Mater. Eng. 2020, 305 (3).

Thomas Seery
Contact Information
Mailing Address55 North Eagleville Road, Storrs, CT 06269
Office LocationScience 1 - MZ206