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Todd Pagano
Associate Professor

2014 Submissions

Full Length Book

Pagano, Todd and Annemarie Ross. "Teaching Chemistry to Students with Disabilities: A Manual For High Schools, Colleges, and Graduate Programs Edition 4.1." 4.1 ed. Rochester, NY: RIT Open Access Publication, 2015. Web. £

Pagano, Todd and Annemarie D. Ross. "Teaching Chemistry to Students with Disabilities." 4.1 ed. Washington, DC: American Chemical Society, 2014. Web. £

Journal Paper

Pagano, Todd, Nelsy Carcamo, and Jonathan E. Kenny. "Investigation of the Fluorescence Quenching of 1-Aminoanthracene by Dissolved Oxygen in Cyclohexane." Journal of Physical Chemistry A 118. 49 (2014): 11512–11520. Print. *

Pagano, Todd, Morgan Bida, and Jonathan E. Kenny. "Trends in Levels of Allochthonous Dissolved Organic Carbon in Natural Water: A Review of Potential Mechanisms under a Changing Climate." Water 6. 10 (2014): 2862-2897. Web. *

Pagano, Todd, et al. "On the Sustainability of Programs for Students with Disabilities: Observations and Practical Ideas." Science. (2014): 765. Print. £

Pagano, Todd. "Mentoring Perspective: Providing the Fuel (and Passing the Flame)." Journal of Science Education for Students with Disabilities 17. 1 (2014): 36-39. Web. £

External Scholarly Fellowships

12/19/2014 - 12/19/2019
     Dept. of State/Council for International Exchange of Scholars
     Amount: 15,000 £

Invited Presentations/Keynotes

Pagano, Todd, Annemarie D. Ross, and Susan B. Smith. "Developing an Inclusive Environment for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students in Undergraduate Research Programs." 248th ACS National Meeting. American Chemical Society. San Francisco, CA. 11 Aug. 2014. Conference Presentation. *

Ross, Annemarie D., Susan B. Smith, and Todd Pagano. "Academic Benefits of the Online ACS Climate Change Toolkit for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students." 247th ACS National Meeting. American Chemical Society. Dallas, TX. 16 Mar. 2014. Conference Presentation. *

Pagano, Todd, Susan B. Smith, and Annemarie D. Ross. "Encouraging Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students in Undergraduate Research at the Interface of Chemistry and Biology." 247th ACS National Meeting. American Chemical Society. Dallas, TX. 16 Mar. 2014. Conference Presentation. *

Pagano, Todd, et al. "Multidimensional Fluorescence of Fruits: a Novel Technique for the Fingerprinting of Nutritional Quality." Wilson Ornithological Society Annual Meeting. Wilson Ornithological Society. Newport, RI. 29 May 2014. Conference Presentation. *

Pagano, Todd. "The Kinetics of Academic and Career Success." Augustine Silveira Distinguished Lecture. SUNY Oswego. Oswego, NY. 10 May 2014. Keynote Speech.

Pagano, Todd. "Multidimensional Fluorescence Spectroscopy with Chemometrics for the Analysis of Environmental Samples." Chemistry Department Seminar. SUNY Oswego. Oswego, NY. 10 May 2014. Guest Lecture.

Pagano, Todd, et al. "Analysis of Phenolic Compounds in Tea Using Multidimensional Fluorescence Spectroscopy." 247th ACS National Meeting. American Chemical Society. Dallas, TX. 16 Mar. 2014. Conference Presentation. *

Grants

Pagano, Todd, Annemarie D. Ross, and Susan B. Smith (2014-2015). “Enhancing Technical Skills Related to Health Sciences and Sustainability Careers for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Laboratory Science Technology Students.”. Grant received/funded by VATEA, New York State Department of Education. *

Manuscripts Submitted for Publication

Smith, Susan B., Annemarie D. Ross, and Todd Pagano. "Conducting Undergraduate Research with Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students in the Chemical and Biological Sciences." 25 Nov. 2014. TS - typescript (typed). *

Pagano, Todd, et al. "Nicotine Concentrations in Disposable Electronic Cigarettes: an Assessment of Variability in Advertised and Delivered Nicotine Levels by GC-MS Analysis." 28 Oct. 2014. TS - typescript (typed). *

Bida, Morgan, Christina A. Tyler, and Todd Pagano. "Quantity and Composition of Stream Dissolved Organic Matter in the Watershed of Conesus Lake, New York." 22 Oct. 2014. TS - typescript (typed). *

Uninvited Presentations

Sood, Harshita, et al. "What Birds Should Eat and Why: Nutritional Differences in Fruits Among Sites and Growing Seasons." 41st Annual Rochester Academy of Sciences Conference. Rochester Academy of Sciences. Brockport, NY. 15 Nov. 2014. Conference Presentation. *

Pagano, Todd, et al. "Fingerprinting the Biochemical Make-up of Fruits Available to Migratory Birds via Multidimensional Fluorescence and Chemometrics." Annual Meeting of the American Ornithologists’ Union, the Cooper Ornithological Society, and the Society of Canadian Ornithologists. American Ornithologists’ Union. Estes Park, CO. 23 Sep. 2014. Conference Presentation. *

Smith, Susan B., et al. "Nutritional Composition of Native and Invasive Fruits Consumed by Migrating Birds at Stopover Sites in the Western Finger Lakes Region of New York." Annual Meeting of the American Ornithologists’ Union, the Cooper Ornithological Society, and the Society of Canadian Ornithologists. American Ornithologists’ Union. Estes Park, CO. 23 Sep. 2014. Conference Presentation. *

Pagano, Todd, et al. "Fingerprinting the Antioxidant Components of Wild Fruits Using Multidimensional Fluorescence and Chemometric Analysis." 248th ACS National Meeting. American Chemical Society. San Francisco, CA. 10 Aug. 2014. Conference Presentation. *

Merchant, Charmaine R., et al. "Modified Colorimetric Microplate Assay for the Analysis of Protein in Wild Fruit Extracts." 248th ACS National Meeting. American Chemical Society. San Francisco, CA. 10 Aug. 2014. Conference Presentation. *

Ulerio-Nunez, Franly, et al. "Characterization of Antioxidant Components in Wild Fruits Common to the Western Finger Lakes Region of New York." 248th ACS National Meeting. American Chemical Society. San Francisco, CA. 10 Aug. 2014. Conference Presentation. *

Merchant, Charmaine R., et al. "Biochemistry of Fruits: from Wild Berries for Migratory Birds to Wine." RIT Undergraduate Research Symposium. Rochester Institute of Technology. Rochester, NY. 8 Aug. 2014. Conference Presentation. ˜

Merchant, Charmaine R., et al. "Biochemical Analysis of the Nutritional Components of Native and Invasive Fruits in Rochester, NY." Rochester ACS Undergraduate Research Symposium. American Chemical Society, Rochester, NY Section. Rochester, NY. 10 Apr. 2014. Conference Presentation. *

Sankoh, Amie, et al. "Analysis of Phenolic and Antioxidant Components in Tea using Multidimensional Fluorescence Spectroscopy and Chemometrics." Rochester ACS Undergraduate Research Symposium. American Chemical Society, Rochester, NY Section. Rochester, NY. 10 Apr. 2014. Conference Presentation. *

2013 Submissions

Full Length Book

Pagano, Todd and ACS Committee on Chemists with Disabilties. "Teaching Chemistry to Students with Disabilities." 4.1 ed. Washington, DC: American Chemical Society, 2013. Web. £

Journal Paper

Smith, Susan B., Samantha A. DeSando, and Todd Pagano. "Value of Native and Invasive Fruit-Bearing Shrubs for Migrating Songbirds." Northeast Naturalist 20. 1 (2013): 171-184. Print. «

Book Chapter

Pagano, Todd, et al. "On the Sustainability of Programs for Students with Disability: Observations and Practical Ideas." "From College to Careers - Fostering Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Careers." Ed. Brad Duerstock. Washington, DC: American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2013. N/A. Print. £

Invited Presentations/Keynotes

Smith, Susan B, et al. "Assessing the Nutritional Impact of Invasive Fruits on Migrating Songbirds." Northeast Natural History Conference. Northeast Natural History. Springfield, MA. 14 Apr. 2013. Conference Presentation. £

Smith, Susan B., et al. "Comparison of the Nutritional and Antioxidant Properties of Native and Introduced Fruits." 245th ACS National Meeting. American Chemical Society. New Orleans, LA. 8 Apr. 2013. Conference Presentation. £

Wink, Gloria, et al. "Environmental Applications of Total Phenol Content Measurements." 245th ACS National Meeting. American Chemical Society. New Orleans, LA. 8 Apr. 2013. Conference Presentation. £

Pagano, Todd. "The Science of Passion and a Passion for (teaching) Science." TEDx Conference. TEDx Fluor City. Rochester, NY. 13 Feb. 2013. Keynote Speech. ∆

Pagano, Todd. "The "Kinetics" of Student Success in STEM Fields." 2013 CAID National Conference. Convention of American Instructors of the Deaf. Rochester, NY. 24 Jun. 2013. Keynote Speech. ∆

Ross, Annemarie D. and Todd Pagano. "Empowerment of Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Scientists Through Education, Accommodations, and Inspiration." 245th ACS National Meeting. American Chemical Society. New Orleans, LA. 8 Apr. 2013. Keynote Speech. £

Journal Editor

Pagano, Todd and L.K. Quinsland, ed. Journal of Science Education for Students with Disabilities (JSESD). Rochester: Science Educations for Students with Disabilities (SESD), 2013. Web. « £

Judged National/International Competition Award Winner

Pagano, Todd. Tufts University. Outstanding Career Achievement. Medford, MA, 2013.

Grants

Pagano, Todd and Susan B. Smith (2012-2013). Instrumentation for Broadening High-Tech Career Opportunities for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Laboratory Science Technology Students. Grant received/funded by VATEA, NYSED. ≠

Pagano, Todd (2012-2013). Dreyfus Foundation Support for LST Students. Grant received/funded by Dreyfus Foundation, Dreyfus Foundation. ≠

Robinson, Risa J. and Todd Pagano (2013-2015). Nicotine Emissions, Toxicity, and Addiction by Electronic Cigarettes. Grant received/funded by PAR-12-266 - Tobacco Control Regulatory Reserch - R21, NIH. ≠

Pagano, Todd, Annemarie D. Ross, and Susan B. Smith (2013-2014). Enhancing Technical Skills Related to Health Science and Sustainability Careers for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Laboratory Science Technology Students. Grant received/funded by VATEA, NYSED. ≠

Pagano, Todd and Risa J. Robinson (2013-2015). Nicotine Emissions, Toxicity, and Behavior by Electronic Cigarettes. Grant received/funded by NIH, National Institute of Health. *

Uninvited Presentations

Bida, Morgan, A. Christy Tyler, and Todd Pagano. "Dissolved Organic Matter Composition in the Streams Surrounding Conesus Lake, NY." 38th ACS Northeast Regional Meeting. American Chemical Society. Rochester, NY. 2 Oct. 2012. Conference Presentation. £

Burkett, Michael, et al. "The Impact of Stormwater Retention Ponds and Small Wetlands on the Export of Dissolved Organic Matter." 40th Annual Rochester Academy of Sciences Conference. Rochester Academy of Sciences. Pittsford, NY. 29 Nov. 2013. Conference Presentation. *

Ross, Annemarie D., Susan B. Smith, and Todd Pagano. "An Undergraduate Research Program for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students." 44th ACS Western Regional Meeting. American Chemical Society. Santa Clara, CA. 28 Oct. 2013. Conference Presentation. *

Sankoh, Amie, et al. "Land Use and the Dissolved Organic Matter Profile of Subwatersheds Tributaries Supplying Conesus Lake." Rochester Section of the American Chemical Society Undergraduate Research Symposium. American Chemical Society. Brockport, NY. 27 Mar. 2013. Conference Presentation. £

2012 Submissions

Journal Paper

Pagano, Todd, et al. "Multidimensional Fluorescence Studies of the Phenolic Content of Dissolved Organic Carbon in Humic Substances." Journal of Environmental Monitoring 14. 3 (2012): 937-943. Print. « £

Pagano, Todd, Annemarie D. Ross, and George J. O'Neill. "A Program Like Any Other...Like None Other: Sustaining a Laboratory Science Technology Program for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students." Journal of Science Education for Students with Disabilities 15. 1 (2012): 11-25. Web. « £

Invited Presentations/Keynotes

Pagano, Todd. "Current Trends in Analytical Methods for Analysis of Environmental Samples." Erie Section of the American Chemical Society Awards Presentation. American Chemical Society. Erie, PA. 21 Mar. 2012. Keynote Speech. ∆

Ross, Annemarie D. and Todd Pagano. "Benefits of Academic-Industrial Partnership for Chemical Technology Programs." 244th American Chemical Society National Meeting. American Chemical Society. Philadelphia, PA. 20 Aug. 2012. Conference Presentation. *

Spector, Ryan, et al. "Undergraduate Research from the Perspective of Associate Degree Level Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students: Analysis of Dissolved Organic Matter in Natural Waters." 243rd American Chemical Society National Meeting. American Chemical Society. San Diego, CA. 27 Mar. 2012. Conference Presentation. *

Macisco, James, et al. "Composition of Dissolved Organic Matter Entering Conesus Lake, NY." 243rd American Chemical Society National Meeting. American Chemical Society. San Diego, CA. 25 Mar. 2012. Conference Presentation. *

Spector, Ryan, et al. "Analytical Measurements of the Phenolic Composition of Dissolved Organic Matter in Wetlands." 243rd American Chemical Society National Meeting. American Chemical Society. San Diego, CA. 25 Mar. 2012. Conference Presentation. *

DeSando, Samantha A., et al. "Nutritional Value of Native and Invasive Fruits for Migrating Songbirds in the Western Finger Lakes Region of New York." 5th North American International Ornithological Conference. University of British Columbia. Vancouver, BC, Canada. 16 Aug. 2012. Conference Presentation. *

Smith, Susan B., Allyson C. Miller, and Todd Pagano. "Seasonal and Site Differences in Refueling Rates of Songbirds During Migration Stopover near the South Shore of Lake Ontario." 5th North American International Ornithological Conference. University of British Columbia. Vancouver, BC, Canada. 17 Aug. 2012. Conference Presentation. *

Smith, Susan B., Samantha A. DeSando, and Todd Pagano. "Chemical Composition and Nutritional Quality of Native and Invasive Wild Fruits in Western New York." 243rd American Chemical Society National Meeting. American Chemical Society. San Diego, CA. 27 Mar. 2012. Conference Presentation. *

Pagano, Todd. "Award Address (ACS Award for Encouraging Disadvantaged Students into Careers in the Chemical Sciences sponsored by The Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation, Inc.). Breaking the Silence: "Silent Chemistry Revisited?" 243rd American Chemical Society National Meeting. American Chemical Society. San Diego, CA. 27 Mar. 2012. Keynote Speech. ∆

Journal Editor

Pagano, Todd and L.K. Quinsland, ed. Journal of Science Education for Students with Disabilities. Rochester, NY: Science Education for Students with Disabilities (SESD), 2012. Web. « £

Judged National/International Competition Award Winner

Pagano, Todd. Dreyfus Foundation and American Chemical Society. National Award for Encouraging Disadvantaged Students into the Chemical Sciences. San Diego, CA, 2012.

Pagano, Todd. Carnegie Foundation and the Council for the Advancement & Support of Education (CASE). U.S. Professor of the Year. Washington, DC, 2012.

Uninvited Presentations

Spector, Ryan, et al. "Land Use and the Dissolved Organic Matter Profile of Subwatersheds Tributaries Supplying Conesus Lake." 38th ACS Northeast Regional Meeting. American Chemical Society. Rochester, NY. 2 Oct. 2012. Conference Presentation. £

Wink, Gloria, et al. "Nature's Phenols: The Good and the Bad." 38th ACS Northeast Regional Meeting. American Chemical Society. Rochester, NY. 2 Oct. 2012. Conference Presentation. £

DeSando, Samantha A., et al. "Analysis of Biochemical Components of Local Wild Fruits." 38th ACS Northeast Regional Meeting. American Chemical Society. Rochester, NY. 2 Oct. 2012. Conference Presentation. £

Schroeder, Stephanie A., et al. "Total Phenolics and Antioxidant Capacity of Fruits Commonly Consumed by Migrating Songbirds." 38th ACS Northeast Regional Meeting. American Chemical Society. Rochester, NY. 2 Oct. 2012. Conference Presentation. £

Wink, Gloria, et al. "Assessing Total Phenolic Content in Natural Water and Wild Fruits." 39th Annual Rochester Academy of Sciences Paper Session. Rochester Academy of Science. Pittsford, NY. 10 Nov. 2012. Conference Presentation. £

Spector, Ryan, et al. "Land Use and the Dissolved Organic Matter Profile of Subwatersheds Tributaries Supplying Conesus Lake." 39th Annual Rochester Academy of Sciences Paper Session. Rochester Academy of Sciences. Pittsford, NY. 10 Nov. 2012. Conference Presentation. £

Bida, Morgan, A. Christy Tyler, and Todd Pagano. "The Composition of Dissolved Organic Matter in Streams Surrounding Conesus Lake, NY." 39th Annual Rochester Academy of Sciences Paper Session. Rochester Academy of Science. Pittsford, NY. 10 Nov. 2012. Conference Presentation. £

Bida, Morgan, A. Christy Tyler, and Todd Pagano. "Dissolved Organic Matter Composition in the Streams Surrounding Conesus Lake, NY." Fourth Annual RIT Graduate Research Symposium. Rochester Institute of Technology. Rochester, NY. 17 Jul. 2012. Conference Presentation. £

Bida, Morgan, A. Christy Tyler, and Todd Pagano. "Dissolved Organic Matter Dynamics in the Streams Surrounding Conesus Lake, NY." 22nd Annual Great Lakes Research Consortium Student/Faculty Conference. Great Lakes Research Consortium. Oswego, NY. 31 Mar. 2012. Conference Presentation. £

Spector, Ryan, et al. "Dissolved Organic Carbon Profile of Subwatersheds of Conesus Lake." Rochester Academy of Science Annual Conference. Rochester Academy of Sciences. Pittsford, NY. 10 Nov. 2012. Conference Presentation. £

2011 Submissions

Journal Paper

Pagano, Todd, et al. "Multidimensional Fluorescence Studies of the Phenolic Content of Dissolved Organic Carbon in Humic Substances." Journal of Environmental Monitoring. (2011): DOI:10.1039/C2EM10501B. Print. « £

External Scholarly Fellowships

6/1/2011 - 6/1/2021
     American Chemical Society
     Amount: 0

Invited Presentations/Keynotes

Pagano, Todd. "Measuring the Phenolic Content of Dissolved Organic Matter in Wetlands." Ecological Society of America Annual Conference. Ecological Society of America. Austin Convention Center, Austin, TX. 12 Aug. 2011. Conference Presentation. £

Pagano, Todd. "Integrating Science Literacy and English Literacy in the K12 Science Classroom: Benefits for Deaf, Hard of Hearing, and Hearing Students." National Science Teachers Association National Conference. National Science Teachers Association. San Francisco, San Francisco, CA. 12 Mar. 2011. Conference Presentation. £

Mertes, Noel, Annemarie Ross, and Todd Pagano. "Experimental Design of Undergraduate Research Projects from the Perspective of Associate Degree Level Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students: Analysis of Dissolved Organic Matter in Natural Waters." 241st American Chemical Society National Meeting. American Chemical Society. Anaheim, Anaheim, CA. 28 Mar. 2011. Conference Presentation. ∆ £

Edenzon, Kyle. "Improvements in Qualitative and Quantitative Fluorescence Spectroscopy." 241st American Chemical Society National Meeting. American Chemical Society. Anaheim, Anaheim, CA. 28 Mar. 2011. Conference Presentation. ∆ £

Carcamo, Nelsy, Risa Robinson, and Todd Pagano. "Determination of Nicotine and Polyaromatic Hydrocarbons in Mainstream Cigarette Smoke using Gas Chromatography- Mass Spectrometry (GC-MS)." 241st American Chemical Society National Meeting. American Chemical Society. Anaheim, Anaheim, CA. 28 Mar. 2011. Conference Presentation. ∆ £

Ross, Annemarie, L.K. Quinsland, and Todd Pagano. "Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Laboratory Technology Students in the Workplace." 241st American Chemical Society National Meeting. American Chemical Society. Anaheim, Anaheim, CA. 29 Mar. 2011. Conference Presentation. £

2010 Submissions

Published Article

Pagano, Todd, A.D. Ross, and G.J. O’Neill. “A Program Like Any Other-Like None Other.” Journal of Science Education for Students with Disabilities, 14.1 (2010): 32-41. Print. «

Formal Presentation

Pagano, Todd, and J.E. Kenny. “Analytical Determinations of the Phenolic Content of Dissolved Organic Matter.” American Geophysical Union National Meeting. San Francisco, CA. 13 Dec. 2010. Presentation.

Pagano, Todd, and L.K. Quinsland. “Writing to Learn Science and Science to Learn Writing: Promoting Written Literacy in the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Science Classroom.” 21st International Congress of the Education of the Deaf. Vancouver, B.C. July 2010. Presentation.

Pagano, Todd, and A. D. Ross. “Sustainability of a Laboratory Science Program through Industrial Partnerships.” 239th ACS National Meeting. San Francisco, CA. 23 Mar. 2010. Presentation.

Carcamo, Nelsy, and T. Pagano. “Chemical Analysis of Seven Polyaromatic Hydrocarbons and Nicotine in Cigarette Smoke from an Improved Smoking Machine.” 239th ACS National Meeting. San Francisco, CA. 22 Mar. 2010. Presentation. †

Ross, Annmarie D., L.K. Quinsland, and T. Pagano. “Enhancing Student Success in Chemical Technology Programs through Academia-Industry Partnerships.” 239th ACS National Meeting. San Francisco, CA. 21 Mar. 2010. Presentation.

Carcamo, Nelsy, and T. Pagano. “Comparison of Different Carcinogens and Nicotine in Conventional and Electronic Cigarettes.” Annual Conference of the Rochester Section of the American Chemical Society. Rochester, NY. Presentation. †

Ross, Annmarie, and T. Pagano. “Increasing the Diversity of the Laboratory Technician Workforce through the Inclusion of Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students.” 240th ACS National Meeting. Boston, MA. 22 Aug. 2010. Presentation.

Rahman, Abdul, S. Aishah, C. Tyler, and T. Pagano. "Effects of Enhanced Phenolic Dissolved Organic Carbon on the Growth of Aquatic Plants.” Finger Lakes Research Conference. 4 Dec. 2010. Presentation.

Rahman, Abdul, S. Aishah, C. Tyler, and T. Pagano. “Effects of Enhanced Phenolic Dissolved Organic Carbon on the Growth of Aquatic Plants.” 37th Annual Fall Scientific Paper Session of the Rochester Academy of Science. 6 Nov. 2010. Presentation. †