› Publications

1. Mako, T. L.; Racicot, M. M.; Levine, M. "Supramolecular Luminescent Sensors." Chem. Rev. 2019, accepted, DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemrev.8b00260.

2. Jones, D. R.; Vallee, R.; Levine, M. "Novel Fluorescent Fluorene-?Containing Conjugated Polymers: Synthesis, Photophysical Properties, and Application for the Detection of Common Bisphenols." Synlett 2018, Ahead of Print, 10.1055/s-0037-1609946.

3. Maruthapandi, M.; Kumar, V. B.; Levine, M. Gedanken, A. "Fabrication of poly(4,?4'-?oxybisbenzenamine) and its conjugated copolymers initiated by easily accessible carbon dots." Eur. Polym. J. 2018, 109, 153-161.

4. Jones, D. R.; DiScenza, D. J.; Mako, T. L.; Levine, M. "Environmental Application of Cyclodextrin Metal-?Organic Frameworks in an Undergraduate Teaching Laboratory." J. Chem. Educ. 2018, 95, 1636-1641.

5. DiScenza, D. J.; Smith, M. A.; Intravaia, L. E.; Levine, M. "Efficient Detection of Phthalate Esters in Human Saliva via Fluorescence Spectroscopy." Anal. Lett. 2018, Ahead of Print, DOI: 10.1080/00032719.2018.1471086.

6. DiScenza, D. J.; Lynch, J.; Feder, E.; Levine, M. "Detection of bisphenol A and derivatives in human urine via cyclodextrin-?promoted fluorescence modulation." Anal. Methods 2018, 10, 3783-3790.

7. DiScenza, D. J.; Levine, M. "Sweet, Sweet Science: Addressing the Gender Gap in STEM Disciplines through a One-Day High School Program in Sugar Chemistry." J. Chem. Educ. 2018, 95, 1316-1322.

8. DiScenza, D. J.; Lynch, J.; Verderame, M.; Smith, M. A.; Levine, M. "Cyclodextrin-Promoted Fluorescence Detection of Aromatic Toxicants and Toxicant Metabolites in Commercial Milk Products." Food Anal. Methods 2018, 11, 2419-2430.

9. Chaudhuri, S.; Verderame, M.; Mako, T. L.; Bandra, Y. M. N. D. Y.; Fernando, A. I.; Levine, M. "Synthetic beta-Cyclodextrin Dimers for Squaraine Binding: Effect of Host Architecture on Photophysical Properties, Aggregate Formation, and Chemical Reactivity." Chem. Eur. J. 2018, 2018, 1964-1974.

10. DiScenza, D. J.; Lynch, J.; Verderame, M.; Serio, N.; Prignano, L.; Gareau, L.; Levine, M. "Efficient fluorescence detection of aromatic toxicants and toxicant metabolites in human breast milk." Supramol. Chem. 2018, 30, 267-277.

11. DiScenza, D. J.; Culton, E.; Verderame, M.; Lynch, J.; Serio, N.; Levine, M. "Towards Rational Chemosensor Design through Improved Understanding of Experimental Parameter Variation and Tolerance in Cyclodextrin-Promoted Fluorescence Detection." Chemosensors 2017, 5, 34; DOI: 10.3390/chemosensors5040034.

12. DiScenza, D. J.; Lynch, J.; Miller, J.; Verderame, M.; Levine, M. "Detection of Organochlorine Pesticides in Contaminated Marine Environments via Cyclodextrin-Promoted Fluorescence Modulation." ACS Omega 2017, 2, 8591-8599.

13. Chaudhuri, S.; DiScenza, D. J.; Smith, B.; Yocum, R.; Levine, M. "Array-based detection of isomeric and analogous analytes employing synthetically modified fluorophore attached beta-cyclodextrin derivatives." New J. Chem. 2017, 41, 14431-14437.

14. Tamgho, I.-S.; Chaudhuri, S.; Verderame, M.; DiScenza, D. J.; Levine, M. "A highly versatile fluorenone-?based macrocycle for the sensitive detection of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and fluoride anions." RSC Adv. 2017, 7, 28489-28493.

15. DiScenza, D. J.; Gareau, L.; Serio, N.; Roque, J.; Verderame, M.; Levine, M. "Cyclodextrin-Promoted Detection of Aromatic Toxicants and Toxicant Metabolites in Urine." Analytical Chem. Lett. 2016, 6, 345-353.

16. DiScenza, D. J.; Verderame, M.; Levine, M. "Detection of Benzene and Alkylated Benzene Derivatives in Fuel Contaminated Environments." Clean: Soil, Air, Water 2016, 44, 1621-1627.

17. Talbert, W.; Jones, D.; Morimoto, J.; Levine, M. "Turn-on Detection of Pesticides via Reversible Fluorescence Enhancement of Conjugated Polymer Nanoparticles and Thin Films." New J. Chem 2016, 40, 7273-7277.

18. Chaudhuri, S.; Zaki, H.; Levine, M. "Environmentally Friendly Procedure for the Aqueous Oxidation of Benzyl Alcohols to Aldehydes with Dibromodimethylhydantoin (DBDMH) and Cyclodextrin: Scope and Mechanistic Insights."Synth. Commun. 2016, 46, 636-644.

19. DiScenza, D. J.; Levine, M. "Sensitive and Selective Detection of Alcohols via Fluorescence Modulation." Supramol. Chem 2016, 28, 881-891.

20. Serio, N.; Levine, M. "Solvent effects in the extraction and detection of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons from complex oils in complex environments" J. Inclusion Phenom. Macrocyclic Chem. 2016, 84, 61-70.

21. DiScenza, D. J.; Levine, M. "Selective Detection of Non-Aromatic Pesticides via Cyclodextrin-Promoted Fluorescence Modulation." New J.Chem 2016, 40, 789-793.

22. Serio, N.; Roque, J.; Badwal, A.; Levine, M. "Rapid and efficient pesticide detection via cyclodextrin-promoted energy transfer." Analyst 2015, 140, 7503-7507.

23. Levine, M.; Serio, N.; Radaram, B.; Chaudhuri, S.; Talbert, W. "Addressing the STEM Gender Gap by Designing and Implementing an Educational Outreach Chemistry Camp for Middle School Girls." J. Chem. Educ. 2015, 92, 1639-1644.

24. Serio, N.; Moyano, D. F.; Rotello, V. M.; Levine, M. " Array-based detection of persistent organic pollutants via cyclodextrin promoted energy transfer." Chemical Communications. 2015 51, 11615-11618.

25. Serio, N.; Levine, M. " Efficient extraction and detection of aromatic toxicants from crude oil and tar balls using multiple cyclodextrin derivatives." Marine Pollution Bulletin. 2015 95, 242-247.

26. Radaram, B.; Levine, M. " Rationally designed supramolecular organic hosts for benzo[a]pyrene binding and detection." Chemistry a European Journal. 2015, 2015, 6194-6204.

27. Marks, P.; Radaram, B.; Levine, M. Levitsky, I.A. " Highly efficient detection of hydrogen peroxide in solution and in the vapor phase via fluorescence quenching." Chemical Communications. 2015, 51, 7061-7064.

28. Chaudhuri, S.; Phelan, T.; Levine, M. " Cyclodextrin-promoted Diels Alder reactions of a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon under mild reaction conditions." Tetrahedron Letters . 2015, 56, 1619-1623.

29. Serio, N.; Chanthalyma, C.; Peters, S.; Levine, D.; Levine, M. " 2-Hydroxy propyl beta-cyclodextrin for the enhanced performance of dual function extraction and detection systems in complex oil environments." Journal of Inclusion Phenomena and Macrocyclic Chemistry . 2015, 81, 341-346.

30. Radaram, B.; Levine, M. " A green bromination method for the synthesis of benzylic dibromides." Tetrahedron Letters . 2014, 55, 4905-4908.

31. Serio, N.; Prignano, L.; Peters, S.; Levine, M. "Detection of Medium-Sized Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons via Fluorescence Energy Transfer." Polycyclic Aromat.Compd. 2014, 34, 561-572.

32. Serio, N.; Chanthalyma, C.; Prignano, L.; Levine, M. "Cyclodextrin-Enhanced Extraction and Energy Transfer of Carcinogens on Complex Oil Environments." Appl. Mater. Interfaces. 2013, 5, 11951-11957.

33. Serio, N.; Chanthalyma, C.; Prignano, L.; Levine, M. "Cyclodextrin Promoted Energy Transfer for Broadly Applicable Small Molecule Detection." Supramol. Chemistry. 2014, 26, 714-721.

34. Radaram, B.; Mako, T.K.; Levine, M. "Sensitive and selective detection of cesium via fluorescence quenching." Dalton. Trans.,. 2013, 42, 16276-16278.

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35. Justin Gharavi, J.; Marks, P.; Moran, K.; Kingsborough,B.; Verma, R.; Chen, Y.; Deng, R.; Levine.M."Chiral cationic polyamines for chiral microcapsules and siRNA delivery."Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters. 2013, 23, 5919-5922.

36. Patrick, M.; Cohen, S.; Levine, M. "Highly Efficient Quenching of Nanoparticles for the Detection of Electron-Deficient Nitroaromatics." J. Polym. Sci. Part A: Polymer Chemistry. 2013, 51, 4150-4155.

37. Radaram, B.; Potvin, J.K.; Levine, M. "Highly efficient non-covalent energy transfer in all-organic macrocycles." Chem. Commun. 2013, 49, 8259-8261.

38. Mako, T.; Levine, M. "Synthesis of a Fluorescent Conjugated Polymer in the Undergraduate Organic Teaching Laboratory." J. Chem. Ed. 2013, 90, 1376-1379.

39. Serio, N.; Miller, K.; Levine, M. "Efficient detection of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and polychlorinated biphenyls via three-component energy transfer." Chem. Commun.. 2013, 49, 4821-4823.

40. Mueller, P.; Fronczek, F. R.; Smith, S. J.; Mako, T.; Levine, M. "Two polymorphs of 1,8-dichloroanthracene." Acta Cryst . C 2013, 69, 199-203.

41. Teresa Mako, Patrick Marks, Nicole Cook and Mindy Levine. "Fluorescent Detection of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Ternary Cyclodextrin Complexes" Supramolecular Chemistry 2012, 24, 743-747.

42. Patrick Marks & Mindy Levine. "Synthesis of a Near-Infrared Emitting Squaraine Dye in an Undergraduate Organic Laboratory" J. Chem. Educ. 2012, 89, 1186-1189.

43. Louis Marchetti and Mindy Levine. "Biomimetic Catalysis". ACS Catal. 2011, 1, 1090-1118.

44. Mindy Levine, Inja Song, Trisha L. Andrew, Steven E. Kool and Timothy M. Swager. "Photoluminescent Energy Transfer from Poly(phenyleneethynylene)s to Near-Infrared Emitting Fluorophores". J. Poly. Sci. A, Polymer Chem. 2010, 48, 3382-3391.

45. Ronald Breslow, Mindy Levine and Zhan-Ling Cheng. "Imitating Prebiotic Homochirality on Earth". Orig Life Evol Biosph 2010, 40, 11-26.

46. Mindy Levine, Craig S. Keneskym Shengping Zheng, Jordan Quinn and Ronald Breslow. "Synthesis and Catalytic Properties of Diverse Chiral Polyamines" Tet. Lett. 2008, 49, 5746-5750.

47. Mindy Levine, Craig Scott Kenesky, Daniel Mazori and Ronald Breslow. "Enantioselective Synthesis and Enantiomeric Amplification of Amino Acids under Prebiotic Conditions". Org. Lett. 2008, 10, 2433-2436.

48. Ronald Breslow, Subhajit Bandyopadhyay, Mindy Levine and Wenjun Zhou. "Water Exclusion and Enantioselectivity in Catalysis". ChemBio Chem 2006, 7, 1491-1496.

49. Ronald Breslow and Mindy Levine. "Amplification of Enantiomeric Concentrations Under Credible Prebiotic Conditions". PNAS 2006, 103, 12979-12980.

50. Ronald Breslow and Mindy Levine. "Partial Transfer of Enantioselective Chiralities from alpha-methylated Amino Acids, Known to be of Metoritic Origin, Into Normal Amino Acids". Tet. Lett. 2006, 47, 1809-1812.

› Presentations

1. “On breastfeeding, supramolecular chemistry, and long commutes: life as an associate professor, wife, and busy mother of three.&rdquo Levine, M. Invited presentation, 256th ACS National Meeting, Boston, August 2018.

2. “A highly interdisciplinary cyclodextrin-MOF experiment for the senior undergraduate chemistry laboratory.” Levine, M. Oral presentation, 256th ACS National Meeting, Boston, August 2018.

3. “Higher order cyclodextrin architectures: synthesis, binding, and colorimetric detection applications.” Levine, M. Oral presentation, 256th ACS National Meeting, Boston, August 2018.

4. “Design, Implementation, and Evaluation of an Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Laboratory Experiment in Paper-Based Devices for Synthetic Analyte Detection.&rdquo Mako, T. L; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 256th ACS National Meeting, Boston, August 2018.

5. “The synthesis and characterization of novel fluorene-containing conjugated polymers. Poster presentation, 256th ACS National Meeting, Boston, August 2018.

6. “Cyclodextrin-Promoted Detection of Aromatic Toxicants and Toxicant Metabolites in Human Breast Milk.” DiScenza, D.J.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Gordon Research Seminar on Molecular Devices and Switches, New Hampshire, June 2017.

7. “Synthesis and application of higher order cyclodextrin architectures for improved sensing and identification of medium-sized environmental toxicants.” Chaudhuri, S.; Verderame, M.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Gordon Research Seminar on Molecular Devices and Switches, New Hampshire, June 2017.

8. “Supramolecular Organic Chemistry for Practical Detection Applications.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Bar Ilan University, Tel Aviv, June 2017.

9. “Synthesis and DNA Binding of Chiral Cationic Polyamines.” Levine, M. Oral presentation, Frontiers in Pharmaceutical Sciences Conference, Kingston 2012.

10. “Fluorophores, fluorescent polymers, and energy tranfer in an undergraduate laboratory setting.” Levine, M.; Marks, P. ACS Symposium Series, 2012.

11. “Polymer-Based Energy Transfer: Theory, Practice, and Applications.” Invited Talk, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, 2010.

12. “Chiral Amines: From Outer Space to Cellular Delivery.” Invited Talk, University of Massachusetts Boston, 2011.

13. "Fluorescent Polymers and Macrocycles in Turn-on Detection Schemes." Invited Talk, Providence College, 2011.

14. “Progress in the Synthesis of an all-Organic Dissymmetric Macrocycle.” Flynn, K.; Levine, M. Poster presented, Northeast Undergraduate Research and Development Symposium, 2011.

15. “Energy Transfer in Nanoparticles and Ternary Complexes.” Levine, M.; Mako, T.; Flynn, K.; Marks, P. Poster presented, Rhode Island Nanoscience Consortium, 2011.

16. “All-Organic Macrocycles for Sensing and Catalysis.” Levine, M.; Flynn, K. Poster presented, National Organic Symposium, Princeton, 2011.

17. “Supramolecular Organocatalysis of Challenging Diels-Alder Reactions.” Levine, M.; Flynn, K. Poster presented, GRC in Organic Reactions and Processes, 2011.

18. “Synthesis and siRNA Delivery of Polyethyleneimines.” Suits, M.; Gharavi, J.; Levine, M. Poster presented, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) INBRE conference, Kingston, 2011.

19. “Synthesis of Chiral Cationic Polyamines.” Gharavi, J.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 4th Northeast Regional IDeA Meeting, Newport 2011.

20. “Adventures in Supramolecular Organic Chemistry.” Seminar presented, University of Rhode Island Summer Seminar Series, Kingston 2011.

21. “Synthesis and siRNA Binding Studies of Chiral Cationic Polyamines.” Platform presentation, 4th Northeast Regional IDeA Meeting, Newport 2011.

22. “Organic Near-Infrared Squaraine Dyes in an Undergraduate Teaching Laboratory.” Levine, M.; Marks, P. Oral presentation, 242nd National Meeting, Denver, 2011.

23. “Energy Transfer in Ternary Cyclodextrin Complexes.” Mako, T.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 242nd National Meeting, Denver, 2011.

24. “Stepwise Synthesis of Dissymmetric All-Organic Macrocycles.” Levine, M.; Potvin, J.; Flynn, K. Oral presentation, 242nd National Meeting, Denver, 2011.

25. “Synthesis and siRNA Complexation Abilities of Chiral Cationic Polyamines.” Levine, M.; Gharavi, J.; Sherman, M. Oral presentation, 242nd ACS National Meeting, Denver, 2011.

26. “Supramolecular Macrocycles for Sensing and Catalysis.” Invited Talk, Roger Williams College, 2011.

27. “Chiral Cationic Polymers for siRNA Delivery.” Moran, K.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 6th BioNES Meeting, Roger Williams University, 2011.

28. “Progress Toward the Synthesis of Fluorescent Organic Macrocycles.” Cook, N.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 243rd ACS National Meeting, San Diego 2012.

29. “Progress Towards the Synthesis of a Chiral Fluorescent Polyamine.” Suits, M.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Northeast Undergraduate Research Symposium, Maine 2012.

30. “Energy Transfer Between Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Fluorophores in the Presence of Macrocycles.” Mako, T.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Northeast Undergraduate Research Symposium, Maine 2012.

31. “Design and Synthesis of a Dissymmetric Organic Macrocycle.” Rhadaram, B.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Northeast Student Undergraduate Research Conference, Boston 2012.

32. “A Suite of Dissymmetric Organic Macrocycles.” Levine, M.; Rhadaram, B.; Potvin, J. Poster presentation, Gordon Research Conference, Smithfield 2012.

33. “High School Researchers at the University of Rhode Island.” Cohen, S.; Natale, J.; DeMarco, E.; Lucht, B.; DeBoef, B.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellows Conference, Kingston 2012.

34. “Progress Towards the Synthesis of a Chiral Fluorescent Polyamine.” Suits, M.; Flynn, K.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellows Conference, Kingston 2012.

35. “Synthesis of organic conjugated polymers in an undergraduate teaching laboratory.” Levine, M.; Marks, P. Oral presentation abstract accepted, 244th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia 2012.

36. “Synthesis of fluorescent macrocycles and polymers by click chemistry.” Levine, M.; Potvin, J.; Cook, N. Oral presentation abstract accepted, 244th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia 2012.

37. “Synthesis of chiral polyethyleneimines for RNA complexation and delivery.” Gharavi, J.; Moran, K.; Levine, M. Poster presentation abstract accepted, 244th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia 2012.

38. “Synthesis of a self-assembled near-infrared emitting macrocycle.” Mako, T.; Levine, M. Poster presentation abstract accepted, 244th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia 2012.

39. “Energy transfer from a variety of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons to fluorophores.” Miller, K.; Levine, M. Poster presentation abstract accepted, 244th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia 2012.

40. “Fluorescent Organic Nanoparticles with Significant Visible Light Absorption for Cancer Imaging and Detection.” Marks, P.; Levine, M. Poster presentation abstract accepted, 244th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia 2012.

41. “Synthesis and DNA Binding of Chiral Cationic Polyamines.” Oral presentation abstract accepted, Frontiers in Pharmaceutical Sciences Conference, Kingston 2012.

42. “Synthesis of a Self-Assembled, Coordination Driven, Near-IR Fluorescent Macrocycle.” Mako, T.; Levine, M. Poster presentation abstract accepted, Frontiers in Pharmaceutical Sciences Conference, Kingston 2012.

43. “Progress Towards the Synthesis of a Fluorescent Chiral Polyamine.” Suits, M.; Levine, M. Poster presentation abstract accepted, Frontiers in Pharmaceutical Sciences Conference, Kingston 2012.

44. “Design and Synthesis of a Dissymmetric Organic Macrocycle.” Rhadaram, B.; Levine, M. Poster presentation abstract accepted, Frontiers in Pharmaceutical Sciences Conference, Kingston 2012.

45. “Progress Towards the Synthesis of a Chiral Fluorescent Polyamine.” Suits, M.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Northeast Undergraduate Research Symposium, Maine 2012 .

46. “Progress Toward the Synthesis of Fluorescent Organic Macrocycles.” Cook, N.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 243rd ACS National Meeting, San Diego 2012 .

47. “Energy Transfer Between Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Fluorophores in the Presence of Macrocycles.” Mako, T.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Northeast Undergraduate Research Symposium, Maine 2012 .

48. “Design and Synthesis of a Dissymmetric Organic Macrocycle.” Rhadaram, B.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Northeast Student Undergraduate Research Conference, Boston 2012 .

49. “A Suite of Dissymmetric Organic Macrocycles.” Levine, M.; Rhadaram, B.; Potvin, J. Poster presentation, Gordon Research Conference, Smithfield 2012 .

50. “High School Researchers at the University of Rhode Island.” Cohen, S.; Natale, J.; DeMarco, E.; Lucht, B.; DeBoef, B.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellows Conference, Kingston 2012 .

51. “Progress Towards the Synthesis of a Chiral Fluorescent Polyamine.“ Suits, M.; Flynn, K.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellows Conference, Kingston 2012 .

52. “Synthesis of Organic Conjugated Polymers in an Undergraduate Teaching Laboratory.” Levine, M.; Marks, P. Oral presentation, 244th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia 2012 .

53. “Synthesis of Fluorescent Macrocycles and Polymers by Click Chemistry.” Levine, M.; Potvin, J.; Cook, N. Oral presentation, 244th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia 2012 .

54. “Synthesis of Chiral Polyethyleneimines for RNA Complexation and Delivery.” Gharavi, J.; Moran, K.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 244th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia 2012 .

55. “Synthesis of a Self-Assembled Near-Infrared Emitting Macrocycle.“ Mako, T.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 244th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia 2012 .

56. “Energy Transfer from a Variety of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons to Fluorophores.” Miller, K.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 244th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia 2012 .

57. “Fluorescent Organic Nanoparticles with Significant Visible Light Absorption for Cancer Imaging and Detection.” Marks, P.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 244th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia 2012 .

58. “Design and Synthesis of a Dissymmetric Organic Macrocycle.” Radaram, B.; Levine, M.; Potvin, J. Poster presentation, 244th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia 2012 .

59. “Synthesis and DNA Binding of Chiral Cationic Polyamines.” Levine, M. Oral presentation, Frontiers in Pharmaceutical Sciences Conference, Kingston 2012 .

60. “Design and Synthesis of a Dissymmetric Organic Macrocycle.” Radaram, B.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Frontiers in Pharmaceutical Sciences Conference, Kingston 2012 .

61. “Supramolecular Organic Chemistry in Explosive Detection, Catalysis, and Cancer Treatment.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Colby College 2012 .

62. “Progress on the Synthesis of a Fluorescent Organic Macrocycle.” Cook, N.; Sherman, M.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 38th Northeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Rochester 2012 .

63. “Fluorescent Nanoparticles in an Undergraduate Teaching Laboratory.” Mako, T.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 5th Annual IMNI celebration, Brown University 2012 .

64. “Macrocycle Chemistry for Oil Spill Detection and Cleanup.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Stonehill College 2012 .

65. “Organic Nanotechnology for Oil Spill Detection and Environmental Remediation.” Levine, M. Oral presentation, RIN2 seminar series, Kingston 2013 .

66. “Array-Based Detection of Carcinogenic Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) and Toxic Polychlorinated Biphenyls.” Serio, N.; Miller, K.; Mako, T.; Levine, M. Oral presentation, 245th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans 2013 .

67. “Electronically Dissymmetric Fluorescent Organic Macrocycle for the Detection of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons.” Chaudhuri, S.; Radaram, B.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 245th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans 2013 .

68. “Synthesis of an Electronically Dissymmetric Macrocycle.” Radaram, B.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 245th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans 2013 .

69. “Synthesis of a Fluorescent Conjugated Polymer in the Undergraduate Teaching Laboratory.” Mako, T.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 245th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans 2013 .

70. “Chiral Polymer-Derived Microcapsules as New Chiral Reactors.” Levine, M.; Marks, P. Invited talk, 245th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, April 2013 .

71. “Synthesis of a Boron-Based Organometallic Near-IR Emitting Fluorescent Macrocycle.” Mako, T.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 245th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans 2013 .

72. “Synthesis of a Suite of Electronically Dissymmetric Macrocycles.” Levine, M. Poster presentation, Gordon Research Conference in Organic Reactions and Processes, Smithfield, RI 2013 .

73. “Females in Academia: On Being a Mother, Wife, and Assistant Chemistry Professor.” Levine, M. Invited talk, 246th ACS National Meeting, Indianapolis 2013 .

74. “Highly Efficient Energy Transfer in Electronically-Dissymmetric Macrocycles.” Radaram, B.; Levine, M. Oral Presentation, Northeast Regional Meeting (NERM), New Haven 2013 .

75. “Proximity-Induced Fluorescence Energy Transfer for Toxicant Detection.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Boston University, Boston 2013 .

76. “Facile Detection of PAHs via Three-Component Energy Transfer in Complex Environments for Oil Spill Response.” Serio, N.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 2014 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Conference, Mobile2014 .

77. “A Dual Function System for the Sequestration and Detection of Oil-Spill Related Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons.” Levine, M.; Serio, N.; Prignano, L.; Chanthalyma, C. Poster presentation, 2014 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Conference, Mobile2014 .

78. “Cyclodextrin-Mediated Supramolecular Catalysis of Diels-Alder Reactions involving Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons.” Chaudhuri, S.; Phelan, T.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Northeast Student Chemistry Research Conference, Boston2014 .

79. “Developing a Series of Arene-Containing Metallo-Macrocycles for the Sequestration and Sensing of PAHs.” Talbert, W.; Morimoto, J.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Northeast Student Chemistry Research Conference, Boston2014 .

80. “Facile Detection of PAHs via Three-Component Energy Transfer in Complex Biological Environments.” Gareau, L.; Prignano, L.; Serio, N.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Northeast Student Chemistry Research Conference, Boston2014 .

81. “Organic Macrocycles and Their Role in Supramolecular Energy Transfer.” Levine, M. Poster presentation, GRC Organic Reactions and Processes, Smithfield2014 .

82. “Macrocycle-Promoted Energy Transfer for Broad-Based Toxicant Detection.” Levine, M. Oral presentation, 248th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco2014 .

83. “Benzylic Bromination by 1,3-Dibromo-5,5-dimethylhydantoin.” Radaram, B.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 248th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco2014 .

84. “Toxicant Detection in Complex Biological Environments.” Prignano, L.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 248th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco 2014 .

85. “Macrocycle-Promoted Energy Transfer for Toxicant Detection.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Brandeis University, Waltham2014 .

86. “Energy Transfer in Complex Environments.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Northeastern University, Boston 2014 .

87. “Detecting Small-Molecule Toxicants Using Fluorescent Organic Chemistry.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Connecticut College, New London2014 .

88. “Fluorescent Energy Transfer for Toxicant Detection.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Union College, Schenectady2014 .

89. “Supramolecular Organic Chemistry for Carcinogen Detection Applications.” Levine, M. Oral presentation, 8th Meeting of the Biology New England South (BioNES), Bristol2014 .

90. “Detection of Aliphatic Alcohols in Complex Environments.” DiScenza, D. J.; Levine, M. Oral presentation, 8th Meeting of the Biology New England South (BioNES), Bristol2014 .

91. “Array-Based Detection of Carcinogens and Carcinogen Metabolites in Urine.” Roque, J.; Levine, M. Oral presentation, 8th Meeting of the Biology New England South (BioNES), Bristol2014 .

92. “Multi-Functional Cyclodextrin-Based Systems for the Environmental Remediation of Oil Spills.” Levine, M.; Serio, N. Poster presentation, 2015 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference, Houston2015 .

93. “Using Cyclodextrins for Pollutant Extraction and Array-Based Detection via Ternary Complex Formation in Complex Environments.” Serio, N.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 2015 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference, Houston2015 .

94. “Cyclodextrin Complexation: From Carcinogen Detection to Oil Spill Remeidation.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Tufts University2015 .

95. “Array-Based Detection of Carcinogens and Carcinogen Metabolites in Urine.” Gareau, L.; Serio, N.; Prignano, L.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 249th ACS National Meeting, Denver2015 .

96. “Functional Supramolecular Architectures for Toxicant Detection in Complex Environments.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Worcester Polytechnic Institute2015 .

97. “Functional Supramolecular Architectures for Toxicant Detection in Complex Environments.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Columbia University2015 .

98. “Macrocycle Interactions: From Fundamental Science to Applied Performance.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, UNC Greensboro2015 .

99. “Cyclodextrin-Based Energy Transfer: From Fundamental Science to Detection Applications.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Bryant University2015 .

100. “Highly Efficient Detection of Hydrogen Peroxide in Solution and in the Vapor Phase via Fluorescence Quenching.” Radaram, B.; Levitsky, I. A.; Levine, M. Oral presentation, Northeast Student Regional Conference, Boston2015 .

101. “Supramolecular Chemistry: From Carcinogen Detection to Oil Remediation.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Hunter College2015 .

102. “Functional Supramolecular Architectures for Toxicant Detection in Complex Environments.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, New York University2015 .

103. “Cyclodextrin-Based Energy Transfer: From Fundamental Science to Detection Applications.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Yeshiva University2015 .

104. “Macrocycle-Promoted Energy Transfer for Broad-Based Toxicant Detection.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Stony Brook University2015 .

105. “Cyclodextrin-Based Systems for Proximity-Induced Energy Transfer.” Levine, M.; Serio, N. Poster presentation, Gordon Research Conference on Artificial Molecules, Switches, and Motors, Easton2015 .

106. “Detection of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons via Three-Component Energy Transfer in Urine.” Gareau, L.; Serio, N.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, INBRE Conference, Kingston2015 .

107. “Detection of PAHs via Three-Component Energy Transfer in Human Breast Milk.” Prignano, L.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, INBRE Conference, Kingston2015 .

108. “Results of Summer Research Conducted by High School Students in the Levine Laboratory.” Feder, E.; Mendonca, J.; Pouliot, A.; Zaki, H.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, INBRE Conference, Kingston2015 .

109. “Cyclodextrin-Promoted Energy Transfer as a Tool for Probing Noncovalent Interactions.” Levine, M. Oral presentation, 250th ACS National Meeting, Boston2015 .

110. “Fluorescent Conjugated Polymer Nanoparticles for the Sensitive Detection of Aromatic Analytes.” Levine, M.; Talbert, W.; Marks, P. Oral presentation, 250th ACS National Meeting, Boston2015 .

111. “Chemistry Camp for Middle School Girls.” Levine, M.; Serio, N.; Radaram, B.; Chaudhuri, S.; Talbert, W. Oral presentation, 250th ACS National Meeting, Boston2015 .

112. “Selective Detection of Aliphatic Alcohols via Proximity-Induced Fluorescence Modulation.” DiScenza, D. J.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 250th ACS National Meeting Boston2015 .

113. “Cyclodextrin-Based Energy Transfer: From Fundamental Science to Applied Toxicant Detection.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Barnard College2015 .

114. “Cyclodextrin-Based Systems for Carcinogen Detection and Environmental Remediation.“ Levine, M. Invited seminar, Bridgewater State University2015 .

115. “Non-Covalent Interactions for Toxicant Detection and Oil Remediation.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, University of California Riverside2016 .

116. “Cyclodextrin-Complexation: From Fundamental Science to Applied Toxicant Detection.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, University of California Los Angeles2016 .

117. “Non-Covalent Interactions for Toxicant Detection and Oil Remediation.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, University of California San Diego2016 .

118. “Cyclodextrin Complexation: From Fundamental Science to Applied Toxicant Detection.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, University of Southern California2016 .

119. “Detection of PAHs via Energy Transfer using Mixed Cyclodextrins Solutions.” Smith, B.; Serio, N.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Conference, Tampa2016 .

120. “Cyclodextrin-Based Systems for Environmental Remediation Applications.” Levine, M.; Serio, N.; Smith, B.; Prignano, L.; Chanthalyma, C. Poster presentation, Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Conference, Tampa2016 .

121. “Cyclodextrin-Based Systems for Carcinogen Detection and Environmental Remediation.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Coast Guard Academy2016 .

122. “Cyclodextrin Complexation: From Fundamental Science to Applied Toxicant Detection.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Brown University2016 .

123. “Array-Based Detection of Carcinogens and Carcinogen Metabolites in Breast Milk.” Gareau, L.; Cook, N.; Prignano, L.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 251st ACS National Meeting, San Diego2016 .

124. “Synthetic Polymers and Macrocycles for Enhanced Supramolecular Complexation and Detection.” Levine, M.; Radaram, B.; Tamgho, I.-S. Oral presentation, 251st ACS National Meeting, San Diego2016 .

125. “On Supramolecular Organic Chemistry, Breastfeeding, and Commuting: Life as a Chemistry Professor, Mom of Three, and Half of a Dual Career Couple.” Levine, M. Award address, 251st ACS National Meeting, San Diego2016 .

126. “Cyclodextrin Complexation: From Fundamental Science to Applied Toxicant Detection.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Seton Hall University2016 .

127. “Cyclodextrin Complexation: From Fundamental Science to Applied Toxicant Detection.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, West Virginia University2016 .

128. “Cyclodextrin Complexation: From Fundamental Science to Applied Toxicant Detection.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Carnegie Mellon University2016 .

129. “Cyclodextrin Complexation: From Fundamental Science to Applied Toxicant Detection.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, University of Massachusetts Boston2016 .

130. “Array-Based Detection of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Plasma for Environmental Detection Applications.” Gareau, L.; DiScenza, D. J.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, RI-EPSCOR Research Symposium, Narragansett2016 .

131. “Rapid Detection of Environmentally Persistent Pesticides via Fluorescence Enhancement of Conjugated Polymer Nanoparticles and Thin Films.” Jones, D.; Talbert, W.; Morimoto, J.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, RI-EPSCOR Research Symposium, Narragansett2016 .

132. “Detection of Benzene and Alkylated Benzene Derivatives in Fuel Contaminated Environments via Cyclodextrin-Promoted Fluorescence Modulation.” DiScenza, D. J.; Verderame, M.; Levine, M. Oral presentation, Northeast Student Chemistry Research Conference, Boston2016 .

133. “Rapid Detection of Environmentally Persistent Pesticides via Fluorescence Enhancement of Conjugated Polymer Nanoparticles and Thin Films.” Jones, D.; Morimoto, J.; Talbert, W.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Northeast Student Chemistry Research Conference, Boston2016 .

134. “Detection of Bisphenol Derivatives by Organic Polymer-Derived Nanoparticles.” Badwal, A.; Jones, D.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Northeast Student Chemistry Research Conference, Boston2016 .

135. “Detection of Benzene and Alkylated Benzene Derivatives in Fuel Contaminated Environments via Cyclodextrin-Promoted Fluorescence Modulation.” DiScenza, D. J.; Verderame, M.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 71st Northwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Anchorage2016 .

136. “Understanding Fluorescence Energy Transfer for Toxicant Detection and Environmental Monitoring Efforts.” Verderame, M.; DiScenza, D. J.; Serio, N.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 71st Northwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Anchorage2016 .

137. “Cyclodextrin-Promoted Energy Transfer for Non-Covalent Interactions and Toxicant Detection.” Levine, M.; DiScenza, D. J.; Serio, N. Oral presentation, 44th Middle Atlantic Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Riverdale2016 .

138. “Cyclodextrin Complexation: From Fundamental Science to Applied Toxicant Detection.” Levine, M. Invited presentation, 36th Reaction Mechanisms Conference, St. Louis2016 .

139. “Synthesis of BODIPY-Appended beta-Cyclodextrin Sensors for Improved Understanding of Molecular Interactions.” Rix, G.; Chaudhuri, S.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, EPSCOR Conference, Kingston2016 .

140. “Detection and In-Situ Fluorescence-Based Monitoring of Hydrocarbon Food Sources in Complex Marine Environments.” Miller, J. L; DiScenza, D. J.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, EPSCOR Conference, Kingston2016 .

141. “The Fluorescent Detection of BPA and Learning Organic Synthetic Techniques.” Ngan, J.; Jones, D.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, INBRE Conference, Kingston2016 .

142. “Synthetically Modified Cyclodextrin for Sensing and Catalysis.rldquo; Chaudhuri, S.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, Graduate Research Symposium in Organic Chemistry, Philadelphia2016 .

143. “Synthetic Macrocycles and New Reaction Methodology.” Levine, M.; Tamgho, I.-S.; Radaram, B.; Jones, D.; Chaudhuri, S. Poster presentation, Gordon Research Conference on Organic Reactions and Processes, Easton2016 .

144. “New Applications of Cyclodextrin-Promoted Non-Covalent Interactions in Complex Systems.” Levine, M.; DiScenza, D.; Verderame, M. Oral presentation, 252nd ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia2016 .

145. “Rapid Detection of Environmentally Persistent Pesticides via Fluorescence Enhancement of Conjugated Polymer Nanoparticles and Thin Films.” Jones, D.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 252nd ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia2016 .

146. “Synthesis of Fluorophore Appended Cyclodextrins and Higher Order Architectures for Improved Sensing and Understanding of Molecular Interactions.” Chaudhuri, S.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 252nd ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia2016 .

147. “Detection of Benzene and Alkylated Benzene Derivatives in Fuel Contaminated Environments via Cyclodextrin-Promoted Fluorescence Modulation.” DiScenza, D.; Verderame, M.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 252nd ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia2016 .

148. “Understanding Fluorescence Energy Transfer for Toxicant Detection and Environmental Monitoring Efforts.” Verderame, M.; DiScenza, D.; Serio, N.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 252nd ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia2016 .

149. “Cyclodextrin-Based Arrays for Improved Selectivity in Aromatic Analyte Detection.” DiScenza, D. J.; Feder, E.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 252nd ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia2016 .

150. “New Methods for the Detection of Environmental Toxicants in Anthropogenically- and Naturally-Contaminated Environments.” Levine, M. Oral presentation, 6th EuChems Conference, Seville, Spain2016 .

151. “Cyclodextrin-Based Systems for Toxicant Detection and Environmental Remediation.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Clark University, Worcester2016 .

152. “Cyclodextrin-Based Systems for Toxicant Detection and Environmental Remediation.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, University of Massachusetts, Lowell2016 .

153. “Balancing the Equation of Parenting, Professorship, and Personal Satisfaction as a Female Chemistry Professor.” Keynote address, 41st Northeast Regional Meeting (NERM), Binghamton2016 .

154. “Non-Covalent Energy Transfer for Practical Detection Applications.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, University of New Hampshire2016 .

155. “Cyclodextrin-Based Energy Transfer: From Fundamental Science to Detection Applications.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Rhode Island College2016 .

156. “Cyclodextrin-Based Systems for Toxicant Detection and Environmental Remediation.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, University of Delaware2017 .

157. “Macrocycle-Promoted Energy Transfer: From Fundamental Science to Applied, Practical Detection Applications.” Levine, M. Invited seminar, Russell Sage College2017 .

158. “Detection of Organochlorine Pesticides in Contaminated Marine Systems via Cyclodextrin-Promoted Fluorescence Modulation.” Lynch, J.; DiScenza, D. J.; Verderame, M.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 19th Annual Northeast Student Chemistry Research Conference2017 .

159. “Prospective Look at the Potential of Boron Containing Moieties as Flame Retardants for Cotton and Cotton-Based Textiles.” Cromwell, B.; Levine, M. Poster presentation, 19th Annual Northeast Student Chemistry Research Conference2017 .

160. “Fluorescence Modulation for Sensitive and Selective Toxicant Detection.” Levine, M.; DiScenza, D. J.; Lynch, J.; Verderame, M. Oral presentation abstract accepted, 46th IUPAC World Chemistry Congress, Brazil2017 .

161. “Synthetic Macrocycles and Polymer Architectures.” Levine, M. Poster presentation abstract accepted, Gordon Research Conference on Molecular Devices and Switches, New Hampshire2017 .

162. “Cyclodextrin-Promoted Detection of Aromatic Toxicants and Toxicant Metabolites in Human Breast Milk.” DiScenza, D. J.; Levine, M. Poster presentation abstract accepted, Gordon Research Seminar on Molecular Devices and Switches, New Hampshire2017 .

163. “Cyclodextrin-Promoted Detection of Aromatic Toxicants and Toxicant Metabolites in Human Breast Milk.” DiScenza, D. J.; Levine, M. Poster presentation abstract submitted, 254th ACS National Meeting, Washington DC2017 .

164. “Cyclodextrin Supramolecular Complexes for the Detection of Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol in Saliva.” Smith, M.; Levine, M. Poster presentation abstract submitted, 254th ACS National Meeting, Washington DC2017 .

165. “The Synthesis of Novel Fluorescent Polymers for the Fluorescent Detection of Bisphenol A and its Derivatives.” Jones, D. R.; Levine, M. Poster presentation abstract submitted, 254th ACS National Meeting, Washington DC2017 .