Chemistry Department

Dr. Gary D. White

Dr. Gary D. White CONTACT INFO:

E-mail: Gary.White@mtsu.edu

Phone: (615)
898- 2072
Office: Wiser Patten Science 106
P.O. Box : X043

EDUCATION/INTERESTS:

(1991) B.S., Johns Hopkins; Ph. D., University of Pennsylvania; Postdoctoral, Cornell University. Physical Chemistry: Emission spectra of pyrotechnic devices, development of computer experiments to enhance understanding of basic chemical principles. General Chemistry Coordinator. Co-advisor of MTSU Chemistry Club.
nar series of the Department of Chemistry.

RECENT PUBLICATIONS:

Gary D. White, Debora A. Zartman, and Judith M. Bonicamp, "A Serious Look at Changeable Silly Putty," The Chemical Educator, 2000, 5(1):S1430-4171(00) 01349-8. Avail. The Chemical Educator

Gary D. White, Discovering Chemistry vol. 2, A laboratory manual for CHEM 122, Kinko's Copies, 1996.

Vicki L. Vermillion and Gary D. White, Discovering Chemistry vol. 1, A
laboratory manual for CHEM 121, Kinko's Copies, 1995.

R RECENT PRESENTATIONS:

Busola A. Delano and Gary D. White; "Properties of Leucodyes or LIVIN' LA VIDA LEUCO." MTSU Department of Chemistry Research Open House, April 25, 2000.

Gary D. White, Debora Zartman and Judith M. Bonicamp, "Changeable Silly Putty: Not So Silly After All." 15th Biennial Conference on Chemical Education, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, August 9-13, 1998.

Eric Boswell and Gary D. White, "A Time-Resolved Study of the Chemiluminescence of Lightsticks," Tennessee Acdaemy of Sciences Meeting, November 21, 1997. Honorable Mention in Chemistry Section.

Tom Rogers and Gary D. White, "Spectrophotometer LITE" MTSU Department of Chemistry and Physics Open House, March 31, 1995

Vibha Patel and Gary D. White, "A Quick and Easy Way to Acquire Emission Spectra" 26th Annual Southeastern Regional SAACS Meeting, March 24-25, 1994, Murfreesboro, Tennessee.