Photo of White, Henry

Henry White

Dean, College of Science, University of Utah

Distinguished Professor


Selected Publications

  • Rukshan T. Perera, Robert P. Johnson, Martin A. Edwards, and Henry S. White, “The Effect of the Electric Double Layer on the Activation Energy of Ion Transport in Conical Nanopores,” Phys. Chem., ASAP web publication. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b08194 (2015).
  • Qianjin Chen, Hilke S. Wiedenroth, Sean R. German, and Henry S. White, “Electrochemical Nucleation of Stable N2 Nanobubbles at Pt Nanoelectrodes,” JACSAm. Chem. Soc.137 (37), 12064–12069 (2015).
  • Jiewen Xiong, Qianjin Chen, Martin A. Edwards, and Henry S. White, “Ion Transport within High Electric Fields in Nanogap Electrochemical Cells,”ACS Nano9, 8520–8529 (2015).


Postdoctoral Associate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1983-84
Ph.D., University of Texas, 1983
B.S., University of North Carolina, 1978

Research Currently in Progress

  • Transport in Thin Layer Batteries
  • Nanopore Analysis of DNA
  • Nanopore Physics
  • Nanoparticle Analysis
  • Nanobubbles
  • Modeling Experimental Systems