Yadagiri Dongari - Department of Chemistry,Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
Yadagiri Dongari
Yadagiri Dongari Assistant professor yadagiri.dongari@cy.iitr.ac.in Website
Areas of Interest
  • Organic Synthesis & Catalysis, Novel Metallo-Carbene Chemistry, Transition Metal-Catalyzed Site-Selective C-H Functionalization, Visible-Light Induced Transformations
Multiple Posts
FromPeriodPositionOrganisation
2021-05-03OngoingAssistant ProfessorIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee
2020-12-014 months Senior Research InvestigatorBiocon Bristol-Myers Squibb Research & Development Center (BBRC)
2019-05-311 year 3 months Postdoctoral Research AssociateUniversity of Texas at Dallas, USA
2017-07-211 year 10 months Postdoctoral Research AssociateUniversity of Illinois at Chicago, USA
2017-02-135 months Postdoctoral Research AssociateUniversity of Louisville, USA
2016-04-0110 months Research AssociateIndian Institute of Technology Madras
Honors and Awards
AwardInstituteYear
DST-INSPIRE faculty awardDepartment of Science and Technology, Government of India2021
Postdoctoral FellowshipUniversity of Texas at Dallas, USA2020
Postdoctoral FellowshipUniversity of Illinois at Chicago, USA2017
Eli Lilly and Company Asia Outstanding Thesis AwardEli Lilly and Company2016
Prof. C. N. Pillai Prize for Best Ph. D. Thesis Award of the Year in the Department of ChemistryIndian Institute of Technology Madras2016
Institute Pre-Doctoral Fellowship AwardIndian Institute of Technology Madras2015
Best Oral Presentation Award in CiHS-2013Indian Institute of Technology Madras2013
Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) and Senior Research Fellowship (SRF)Indian Institute of Technology Madras2012
Educational Details
DegreeSubjectUniversityYear
B.ScMathematics, Physics, ChemistryOsmania University, Hyderabad2008
M.ScChemistryKakatiya University, Warangal2010
Ph.DOrganic ChemistryIndian Institute of Technology Madras2016
Teaching Engagements
TitleCourse CodeClass NameSemester
Advanced Organic ChemistryCYN-903MScAutumn
Laboratory 1CYN-311Intg. MScAutumn
Organic Chemistry VICYN-526Intg. MSCSpring
Laboratory IICYN-312Intg. MScSpring
Organic and Inorganic ChemistryCYN-002B.TechSpring
Selected Publications

14. Denitrogenative Transformations of Pyridotriazoles and Related Compounds: Synthesis of N-Containing Heterocyclic Compounds and Beyond. Yadagiri, D.; Rivas, M.; Gevorgyan, V. J. Org. Chem. 2020, 85, 11030.

13. Light-Induced Metal-Free Transformations of Pyridotriazoles. Zhang, Z.; Yadagiri, D.; Gevorgyan, V. Chem. Sci. 2019, 10, 8399. (These authors contributed equally to this work)

12. Transition Metal- and Light-Free Directed Amination of Remote Unactivated C(sp3)-H Bonds of Alcohols. Kurandina, D.; Yadagiri, D.; Rivas, M.; Kavun, A.; Chuentragool, P.; Hayama, K.; Gevorgyan, V. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2019, 141,8104.  (These authors contributed equally to this work)

11. Aliphatic Radical Relay Heck Reaction at Unactivated C(sp3)-H Sites of Alcohols. Chuentragool, P.; Yadagiri, D.; Morita, T.; Sarkar, S.; Parasram, M.; Wang, Y.; Gevorgyan, V. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 58, 1794. (These authors contributed equally to this work) This work was highlighted in Synfacts ( 2019, 15, 271).

10. Micelle-enabled Clean and Selective Sulfonylation of Polyfluoroarenes in Water under Mild Conditions. Smith, J. D.; Ansari, T. N.; Andersson, M. P.; Yadagiri, D.; Ibrahim, F.; Liang, S.; Hammond, G. B.; Gallou, F.; Handa. S. Green. Chem. 2018, 20, 1784.

9. Rhodium-Catalyzed Synthesis of Benzopyrans via Transannulation of N-Sulfonyl-1,2,3-triazoles with 2-Hydroxybenzylalcohols. Yadagiri, D.; Chaitanya, M.; Reddy, A. C. S.; Anbarasan, P. Org. Lett. 2018, 20,  3762.

8. Rhodium-Catalyzed Diastereoselective Synthesis of 2,2,3,3-Tetrasubstituted Indolines from N-sulfonyl-1,2,3-Triazoles and ortho-Vinyl Anilines. Yadagiri, D.; Reddy, A. C. S.; Anbarasan, P. Chem. Sci. 2016, 7, 5934. This work was highlighted in Synfacts (2016, 12, 823).

7. One-Pot Aminoethylation of Indoles/Pyrroles with Alkynes and Sulfonyl Azides. Rajasekar, S.; Yadagiri, D.; Anbarasan, P. Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 17079.

6. An Iodine(III) Mediated Oxidative Rearrangement of Enamines: Efficient Synthesis of α-Aminoketones. Yadagiri, D.; Anbarasan, P. Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 14203.

5. Tandem 1,2-Sulfur Migration and (Aza)- Diels-Alder Reaction of β- Thio-α-Diazoimines: Rhodium Catalyzed Synthesis of (Fused)- Polyhydropyridines, and Cyclohexanes. Yadagiri, D.; Anbarasan, P. Chem. Sci. 2015, 6, 5847.

4. Recent Advances in Transition Metal Catalyzed Denitrogenative Transformation of 1,2,3-Triazoles and Related Compounds. Anbarasan, P.; Yadagiri, D.; Rajasekar, S. Synthesis 2014, 46, 3004. (Invited review).

3. Rhodium-Catalyzed Direct Arylation of α-Diazoimines. Yadagiri, D.; Anbarasan, P. Org. Lett. 2014, 16, 2510.

2. Rhodium-Catalyzed Cyanation of Chelation Assisted C-H Bonds. Chaitanya, M.; Yadagiri, D.; Anbarasan, P. Org. Lett. 2013, 15, 4960.

1. Rhodium-Catalyzed Denitrogenative [2,3]-Sigmatropic Rearrangement: An Efficient Entry to Sulfur Containing Quaternary Center. Yadagiri, D.; Anbarasan, P. Chem. Eur. J. 2013, 19, 15115.

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