Kevin White, Ph.D

Chief Operating Officer / Principal Scientist

Dr. Kevin White, Chief Operating Officer and Principal Scientist of Akron Ascent Innovations

Dr. Kevin White, Chief Operating Officer and Principal Scientist of Akron Ascent Innovations

Dr. White received undergraduate degrees from Southwestern University (Georgetown, Texas) and Texas A&M University (College Station, Texas) in Physical Science and Industrial Engineering, respectively, and received a Ph.D from Texas A&M University in Mechanical Engineering in 2013 from work in Prof. Hung-Jue Sue's research group on the rheology of nanoparticle suspensions.  Dr. White worked as a postdoctoral fellow for the International Institute for Carbon-Neutral Energy Research (WPI-I2CNER) at Kyushu University (Fukuoka, Japan) for 2 years under the supervision of Prof. Atsushi Takahara and joined Akron Ascent Innovations in May 2015.