Publications and Patents


  1. Tokranova N, Cady N, Lamper A, and Levitsky IA (2022) Highly Sensitive Fentanyl Detection Based on Nanoporous Electrochemical Immunosensors. IEEE Sensors Journal 22:  20165-20170.
  1. G.S. Khinda, M. Strohmayer, D. L. Weerawarne, J. P. Lombardi, N. Tokranova, J.Castracane, C.A. Ventrice, Jr,  M. D. Poliks, and I. A. Levitsky, “Transparent Conductive Printable Meshes Based on Percolation Patterns” .  ACS Appl. Electron. Mater. 2019, 1, 1290-1294.
  1.  B.P. Garreffi, MGuo, N.Tokranova, N.Cady, J.Castracane, I.A. Levitsky.  “Highly sensitive and selective fluorescence sensor based on nanoporous silicon-quinoline composite for tracedetection of hydrogen peroxide vapors”. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 276, 2018, 466-471
  2. I. A. Levitsky. Review “Porous Silicon Structures as Optical Gas Sensors” Sensors, 2015, 15(8), 19968-1999
  3. P. Marks, B. Radaram, M. Levine and I. A. Levitsky “Highly efficient Detection of Hydrogen Peroxide in Solution and in the Vapoour Phase via Fluorescence Quenching”, Chem.Comm., 2015, 52,7061-7064
  4. A.G. Nasibulin, A.M.Funde, I.V. Anoshkin snd I.A. Levitsky “ All-Carbon Nanotube Diode and Solar Cell Statistically Formed from Macroscopic Network” , Nano Research, 2015, 8(9), 2800-2809|
  5. N.Tokranova, S.W. Novak, J.Castracane and I. A. Levitsky “Deep Infiltration of Emissive Polymers into Mesoporous Silicon Microcavities: Nanoscale Confinement and Advanced Vapor Sensing”, The Journal of Physical Chemistry, 2013,
  6.  I.A.Levitsky (ed.), W. B. Euler and V. A. Karachevtsev “Photophysics of Carbon Nanotubes Interfaced with Organic and Inorganic Materials”, book, Springer, London 2012
  7. A.Y.Glamazda , V.A.Karachevtsev , W.B.Euler and I.A.Levitsky “Achieving High Mid-IR Bolometric Responsivity for Anisotropic Composite Materials from Carbon Nanotubes and Polymers”, Advanced Functional Materials, 2012, 22,10,2177-2186.
  8. P.-L.Ong and I.A.Levitsky “Fluorescent Gas Sensors Based on Nanoporous Optical Resonators (Microcavities) Infiltrated With Sensory Emissive Polymers” IEEE Sensors Journal, 2011, 11,11,2947-2951.
  9. I. A. Levitsky “Highly Sensitive and Selective Explosive Detection Based on Nanoporous Silicon Photonic Crystal Infiltrated with Emissive Organics” IEEE Nanotechnology Magazine, 2010, 4, 3, 24-26.
  10. P.-L. Ong and I. A. Levitsky “Review: Organic / IV, III-V Semiconductor Hybrid Solar Cells” Energies, 2010, 3, 313-334. Abstract 
  11. P.-L. Ong, W. B. Euler, and I. A. Levitsky “Hybrid solar cells based on single-walled carbon nanotubes/Si heterojunction” Nanotechnology, 2010, 21, 105203. Abstract 
  12. I. A. Levitsky “Hybrid Solar Cells based on Carbon Nanotubes and Nanoporous Silicon” IEEE Nanotechnology Magazine, 2010, 4,4, 24-25.
  13. P.-L. Ong, W. B. Euler, and I. A. Levitsky “Carbon nanotube-Si diode as a detector of mid-infrared illumination” Appl. Phys. Lett., 2010, 96, 033106. Abstract 
  14.  G. V. Kamarchuk, I. G. Kolobov, A. V. Khotkevich, I. K. Yanson, A. P. Pospelov, I. A. Levitsky, and W. B. Euler “New Chemical Sensors Based on Point Heterocontact Between Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes and Gold Wires” Sensors and Actuators B, 2008, 134, 1022–1026. Abstract
  15. I. A. Levitsky, W. B. Euler, N. Tokranova, and A. Rose “Fluorescent Polymer Porous Silicon Microcavity Devices for Explosives Detection” Appl. Phys. Lett., 2007, 90, 041904. Abstract 
  16. I. A. Levitsky, I. G. Kolobov, W. B. Euler “Field Effect of Carbon Nanotubes with an Ionomeric Polymer” Phys. Stat. Sol. B, 2007, 244, 2666-2672. Abstract
  17. I. A. Levitsky, P. T. Kanelos, D. S. Woodbury, W. B. Euler “Photoactuation from a Carbon Nanotube Nafion Bilayer Composite” J. Phys. Chem. B, 2006, 110, 9421 9425. Abstract
  18. I. A. Levitsky, W. B. Euler, N. Tokranova, B. Xu, J. Castracane “Hybrid Solar Cells Based on Porous Si and Copper Phthalocyanine Derivatives” Appl. Phys. Lett., 2004, 85, 6245-6247. Abstract 
  19. I. A. Levitsky, P. Kanelos, W. B. Euler “Electromechanical Actuation of Composite Material from Carbon Nanotubes and Ionomeric Polymer” J. Chem. Phys., 2004, 121, 1058-1065. Abstract 
  20. I. A. Levitsky, W. B. Euler “Photoconductivity of Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes Under CW NIR Illumination” Appl. Phys. Lett., 2003, 83, 1857-1859.


I. A. Levitsky “A wearable device for rapid and accurate detection of narcotics in the human sweat”. U.S. Application #17/562528, filed 12/27/2021. Under evaluation.

I. A. Levitsky “Devices for Optochemical Detecting of Vapors and Particulates Using Porous Photonic Crystals Infiltrated with Sensory Emissive Organics.” U.S.Patent # 8330958 issued date 11/21/2012.

I. A. Levitsky “Optochemical Sensors for the Detection of Low-Pressure Vapors Based on Porous Semiconductors and Emissive Organics” U.S.Patent #8003403, issue date 08/23/2011.

I. A. Levitsky, Y-B Park, “Amplified Sensitivity of Porous Chemosensors Based on Bernoulli Effect.” U.S.Patent # 7908902 issued date 03/22/2011.