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Nia A. White

Dean of School

  • 606 Citations
  • 14 h-Index
1992 …2019
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Research Output 1992 2019

  • 606 Citations
  • 14 h-Index
  • 22 Article
  • 5 Chapter
  • 1 Meeting Abstract
2019

Penetration of the air–liquid interface is key to the Wrinkly Spreader success

Jerdan, R., Kuśmierska, A., White, N. A. & Spiers, A. J., 8 Apr 2019, In : Microbiology. 1, 1A, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting Abstract

Open Access
Air
Pseudomonas fluorescens
Surface Tension
Flagella
Ecology
2017
3011 Downloads (Pure)

Introduction to fungal physiology

Walker, G. M. & White, N. A., 22 Nov 2017, Fungi: biology and applications. Kavanagh, K. (ed.). 3rd ed. Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons, p. 1-36 36 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
fungus physiology
fungi
yeasts
Schizosaccharomyces pombe
cell death
2015
1 Citation (Scopus)

Toward modeling the resistance and resilience of "below-ground" fungal communities: a mechanistic and trait-based approach

Falconer, R. E., Otten, W. & White, N. A., 21 Oct 2015, Advances in applied microbiology. Sariaslani, S. & Gadd, G. M. (eds.). Academic Press, Vol. 93. p. 1-44 44 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

community structure
modeling
functional group
microbial community
niche
2011
14 Citations (Scopus)

Introduction to fungal physiology

Walker, G. M. & White, N. A., Aug 2011, Fungi: biology and applications. Kavanagh, K. (ed.). Second ed. Wiley, p. 1-35 35 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

9 Citations (Scopus)
33 Downloads (Pure)

Linking individual behaviour to community scale patterns in fungi

Falconer, R. E., Bown, J. L., White, N. A. & Crawford, J. W., Feb 2011, In : Fungal Ecology. 4, 1, p. 76-82 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
fungal communities
community dynamics
fungus
fungi
inhibitor
2010
6 Citations (Scopus)
21 Downloads (Pure)

Modelling fungal colonies and communities: challenges and opportunities

Falconer, R. E., Bown, J. L., McAdam, E. V., Perez-Reche, P., Sampson, A. T., van den Bulcke, J., White, N. A. & Perez-Reche, F. J., Dec 2010, In : IMA Fungus. 1, 2, p. 155-159 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
fungi
special interest groups
ecosystems
fungal communities
mechanistic models
2008
80 Citations (Scopus)

Investigating the effects of anaerobic and aerobic post-treatment on quality and stability of organic fraction of municipal solid waste as soil amendment

Abdullahi, Y. A., Akunna, J. C., White, N. A., Hallett, P. D. & Wheatley, R., Dec 2008, In : Bioresource Technology. 99, 18, p. 8631-8636 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Municipal solid waste
soil amendment
municipal solid waste
compost
Soils
23 Citations (Scopus)

Modelling interactions in fungi

Falconer, R. E., Bown, J. L., White, N. A. & Crawford, J. W., Jun 2008, In : Journal of the Royal Society Interface. p. 603-615 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fungi
Ecology
Experiments
Theoretical Models
Genotype
2007
24 Citations (Scopus)

Biomass recycling: a key to efficient foraging by fungal colonies

Falconer, R. E., Bown, J. L., White, N. A. & Crawford, J. W., Sep 2007, In : Oikos. 116, 9, p. 1558-1568 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

recycling
foraging
biomass
resource
soil structure
2006
13 Citations (Scopus)
43 Downloads (Pure)

Impact of basidiomycete fungi on the wettability of soil contaminated with a hydrophobic polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon

Hallett, P. D., White, N. A. & Ritz, K., 1 Nov 2006, In : Biologia. 61, 19, p. S334-S338 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Wettability
Basidiomycota
wettability
Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons
polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
52 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of fungal and bacterial biocides on microbial induced water repellency in arable soil

Feeney, D. S., Hallett, P. D., Rodger, S., Bengough, A. G., White, N. A. & Young, I. M., Nov 2006, In : Geoderma. 135, p. 72-80 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biocides
arable soils
pesticide
biomass
soil
2005
51 Citations (Scopus)

Biomass recycling and the origin of phenotype in fungal mycelia

Falconer, R. E., Bown, J. L., White, N. A. & Crawford, J. W., 22 Aug 2005, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 272, 1573, p. 1727-1734 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mycelium
Recycling
Biomass
mycelium
recycling
29 Citations (Scopus)

Introduction to fungal physiology

Walker, G. M. & White, N. A., 15 Apr 2005, Fungi: biology and applications. Kavanagh, K. (ed.). Chichester: John Wiley & Sons, p. 1-34 34 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2003

Everything you wanted to know about the dry-rot fungus but were afraid to ask

Palfreyman, J. W. & White, N. A., Aug 2003, In : Microbiology Today. 30, 3, p. 107-109 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fungi
Growth

The importance of wood-decay fungi in forest ecosystems

White, N. A., 2003, Fungal biotechnology in agricultural, food, and environmental applications. Arora, D. K., Bridge, P. D. & Bhatnagar, D. (eds.). New York: Marcel Dekker Inc., p. 375-392 18 p. (Mycology; vol. 21).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

forest ecosystem
fungus
biome
Northern Hemisphere
litter
10 Citations (Scopus)

The relationship between ‘wild’ and ‘building’ isolates of the dry rot fungus Serpula lacrymans

Palfreyman, J. W., Gartland, J. S., Sturrock, C. J., Lester, D. H., White, N. A., Low, G. A., Bech-Andersen, J. & Cooke, D. E. L., Nov 2003, In : FEMS Microbiology Letters. 228, 2, p. 281-286 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Czech Republic
Fungi
India
Polymerase Chain Reaction
DNA
2002
8 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of fungal inoculum arrangement (scale and context) on emergent community development in an agar model system

Sturrock, C. J., Ritz, K., Samson, W. B., Bown, J. L., Staines, H. J., Palfreyman, J. W., Crawford, J. W. & White, N. A., Jan 2002, In : FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 39, 10, p. 9-16 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

community development
agar
patch size
effect
colonization
2001
31 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular analysis of intraspecific variation between building and ‘wild’ isolates of Serpula lacrymans and their relatedness to S. himantioides

White, N. A., Dehal, P. K., Duncan, J. M., Williams, N. A., Gartland, J. S., Palfreyman, J. W. & Cooke, D. E. L., Apr 2001, In : Mycological Research. 105, 4, p. 447-452 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Serpula lacrymans
molecular analysis
intraspecific variation
relatedness
woodland
2000
42 Citations (Scopus)

Changes to water repellence of soil caused by the growth of white-rot fungi: studies using a novel microcosm system

White, N. A., Hallett, P. D., Feeney, D. S., Palfreyman, J. W. & Ritz, K., Mar 2000, In : FEMS Microbiology Letters. 184, 1, p. 73-77 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fungi
Soil
Water
Growth
Phanerochaete
1999
10 Citations (Scopus)

Evidence for emergent behaviour in the community-scale dynamics of a fungal microcosm

Bown, J. L., Sturrock, C. J., Samson, W. B., Staines, H. J., Palfreyman, J. W., White, N. A., Ritz, K. & Crawford, J. W., 7 Oct 1999, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 266, 1432, p. 1947-1952 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

microcosm
cellular automaton
Mycelium
Cellular automata
mycelium
1998
22 Citations (Scopus)

Interspecific fungal interactions in spatially heterogeneous systems

White, N. A., Sturrock, C. J., Ritz, K., Samson, W. B., Bown, J. L., Staines, H. J., Palfreyman, J. W. & Crawford, J. W., Sep 1998, In : FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 27, 1, p. 21-32 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social Planning
Mycelium
Principal Component Analysis
Occupations
Agar
1997
62 Citations (Scopus)

Extracellular phenoloxidase and peroxidase enzyme production during interspecific fungal interactions

Score, A. J., Palfreyman, J. W. & White, N. A., 1997, In : International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation. 39, 2-3, p. 225-233 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

monophenol monooxygenase
catechol oxidase
laccase
Trichoderma
peroxidase
17 Citations (Scopus)

Isolation and environmental study of ‘wild’ Serpula lacrymans and Serpula himantioides from the Himalayan forests

White, N. A., Low, G. A., Singh, J., Staines, H. J. & Palfreyman, J. W., May 1997, In : Mycological Research. 101, 5, p. 580-584 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Serpula lacrymans
Fungi
fungus
decay fungi
malt extract
3 Citations (Scopus)

Serpula lacrymans and the heat-shock response

Sienkiewicz, N., Buultjens, T. E. J., White, N. A. & Palfreyman, J. W., 1997, In : International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation. 39, 2-3, p. 217-224 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Serpula lacrymans
heat shock proteins
heat tolerance
polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis
Serpula (fungi)
1995
7 Citations (Scopus)

Induction of transient thermotolerance in Serpula lacrymans and S. himantioides following exposure to supraoptimal (sublethal) temperatures

White, N. A., Buultjens, T. E. J. & Palfreyman, J. W., Sep 1995, In : Mycological Research. 99, 9, p. 1055-1058 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Serpula lacrymans
heat tolerance
Temperature
temperature
Hot Temperature
20 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of current research on the treatment of infestations by the dry rot fungus Serpula lacrymans

Palfreyman, J. W., White, N. A., Buultjens, T. E. J. & Glancy, H., 1995, In : International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation. 35, 4, p. 369-395 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Serpula lacrymans
decay fungi
nitrogen metabolism
toxic substances
morphogenesis
1992
21 Citations (Scopus)
Phlebia
Coriolus versicolor
laccase
enzymes
peroxidase
51 Citations (Scopus)

Extracellular enzyme localization during interspecific fungal interactions

White, N. A. & Boddy, L., 1 Nov 1992, In : FEMS Microbiology Letters. 98, 1-3, p. 75-79 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Axenic Culture
Phanerochaete
Naphthols
Monophenol Monooxygenase
Enzymes