Areas of Interest
- Organic Synthesis , Catalytic Asymmetric Synthesis , Novel Reactions, Development of new catalytic reactions of broad synthetic utility, Synthesis, Synthesis of molecules of pharmaceutical and biological significance , Green Chemistry, Green protocols in Organic Synthesis
|2012-10-23||6 years 1 month 28 days||Associate Professor||IIT Roorkee|
|2004-08-02||8 years 2 months 20 days||Assistant Professor||IIT Roorkee|
|1998-12-02||5 years 7 months||NSC Post-doctoral Fellow||NTHU HsinChu, Taiwan|
|1996-02-01||2 years||AvH Fellow||RWTH Aachen, Germany|
|1994-10-15||1 year 3 months||Research Associate||University of Hyderabad|
|1988-07-25||6 years 2 months||Research Fellow||University of Hyderabad|
Honors and Awards
|Young Scientist Award||AP Academy of Sciences||1995|
|Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship||RWTH Aachen, Germany||1996|
|National Science Council Fellowship||NTHU Hsinchu, Taiwan||1999|
|PhD||Organic Chemistry||University of Hyderabad||1994|
|MSc||Chemistry||University of Hyderabad||1988|
|BSc||Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics||Andhra University||1986|
|Topic||Scholar Name||Status of PHD||Registration Date|
|Asymmetric synthesis mediated by novel organocatalysts and reactions of 2-alkenyl-p-benzoquinones||Rashmi Rani||O||2020-08|
|Sugar-based organocatalysts and chiral salen complexes for enantioselective synthesis||Jyoti Agarwal||O||2020-08|
|Orthobenzoquinone Monoketals||Seshi Reddy Surasani||O||2020-08|
|Orthobenzoquinone Monoimines||Naganjaneyulu Bodipati||O||2020-08|
|Benzoxazine Derivatives||Ram Tilak Naganaboina||O||2020-08|
|Unconventional protein targets of MDR bacteria||Jyoti S. Tomar||O||2020-08|
|Oxidative C–C, C–S and S–N couplings||Santosh Kumar Reddy Parumala||O||2020-08|
|Organocatalytic and chiral metal complexes mediated organic reactions||Arun Sharma||O||2020-08|
|Reactions of 4-aryl-NH-1,2,3-triazoles: Synthesis of disubstituted 1,2,3-triazoles||Ujjawal Kumar Bhagat||O||2020-08|
|Synthesis of carbo- and heterocyclic compounds and biaryls using phenolic precursors||Shivangi Sharma||O||2020-08|
|Sustainable approaches for constructing C–C and C–S bonds in organic synthesis||Pallavi Singh||O||2020-08|
|Computational studies on Wittig and analogous reactions||Nisha Jarwal||O||2020-08|
|Studies on Diaza-Nazarov reaction||Balakrishna Aegurla||O||2020-08|
|Synthesis of carbo- and heterocycles through arene oxidations||Neha Taneja||O||2020-08|
|Domino reactions of alkenylbenzoquinones||Shweta Bisht||O||2020-08|
|Rapid access to pyrrole and indole embraced polyheterocycles||Nitika Sharma||O||2020-08|
|Domino reactions for polycyclic systems||Piyush Tehri||O||2020-08|
|Asymmetric Synthesis||Neha Dua||O||2016-01|
|Catalytic approaches for cyclic systems with one or more stereogenic centres||Deepti Gairola||O||2017-01|
|Desymmetrization in Organic Synthesis||Megha||O||2018-01|
|Molecular complexity through domino reactions||Anoop Yadav||O||2018-01|
Photochemistry of heteroarene-fused barrelenes
C.-C. Liao, R. K. Peddinti
CRC Handbook of Organic Photochemistry and Photobiology, 2nd Edition, 2004, Chapter 32, pp 32-1–32-17
1,2-Naphthoquinones including 1,5-, 1,7-, 2,3-, 2,6-naphthoquinones
C.-C. Liao, R. K. Peddinti
Thieme: Science of Synthesis: Houben-Weyl Methods of Molecular Transformations; 2006, Vol 28, Chapter 4
Refereed Journal Papers
Total papers published in refereed journals: 100
Papers published in refereed journals from IIT Roorkee: 74
SELECTED RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS (Refereed Journals):
B. Aegurla, N. Jarwal, R. K. Peddinti, Denitrative imino-diaza-Nazarov cyclization: Synthesis of pyrazoles, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2020, 18, 6100–6107.
P. Tehri, R. K. Peddinti, DBU-catalyzed [3 + 2] cycloaddition and Michael addition reactions of 3-benzylidene succinimides with 3-ylidene oxindoles and chalcones, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2019, 17, 3964–3970.
N. Sharma, R. K. Peddinti, Experimental and theoretical investigations of regioselective functionalization of 3-hydroxy bisindoles with thiols, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2018, 16, 9259–9268.
N. Taneja, R. K. Peddinti, Metal-free direct C-arylation of 1,3-dicarbonyl compounds and ethyl cyanoacetate: A platform to access diverse array of meta-functionalized phenols, Chem. Commun. 2018, 54, 11423–11426.
U. K. Bhagat, R. K. Peddinti, Asymmetric organocatalytic approach to 2,4-disubstituted 1,2,3-triazoles by N2-selective aza-Michael additions, J. Org. Chem. 2018, 83, 793–804.
S. Bisht, R. Rani, R. K. Peddinti, Regioselective synthesis of bicyclic and polycyclic systems by cycloaddition reactions of alkenyl p-benzoquinones, J. Org. Chem. 2018, 83, 75–84.
S. Bisht, R. K. Peddinti, Domino reaction of benzoxazinones with aroylmethylidene malonates: convenient synthesis to functionalized pyrrolobenzoxazines, J. Org. Chem. 2017, 82, 13617–13625.
B. Aegurla, R. K. Peddinti, The Diaza-Nazarov cyclization involving a 2,3-diazapentadienyl cation for the synthesis of polysubstituted pyrazoles, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2017, 15, 9643–9652.
N. Taneja, R. K. Peddinti, Catalyst-free sulfonylation of 2-methoxyphenols: Facile one-pot synthesis of arylsulfonyl catechols in aqueous media, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2017, 5306–5314.
S. Sharma, S. K. R. Parumala, R. K. Peddinti, Lewis acid mediated site-selective synthesis of oxygenated biaryls from methoxyphenols and electron-rich arenes, J. Org. Chem. 2017, 82, 9367–9383.
N. Sharma, R. K. Peddinti, Iodine-catalyzed regioselective synthesis of multisubstiuted pyrrole polyheterocycles free from rotamers and keto-enol tautomers, J. Org. Chem. 2017, 82, 9360–9366.
S. Sharma, P. Kumar, A. Sharma, R. K. Peddinti, BF3·OEt2 Mediated synthesis of 2-arylthio- and (N-aryl-2,5-dioxopyrrolidin-3-yl)-substituted 1,4-benzoxazine derivatives, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2017, 3059–3071.
A. Sharma, R. K. Peddinti, An efficient coupling of p-quinone mono-imine ketals and aryl/alkyl thiols: Rapid synthesis of biaryl/aryl–alkyl sulfides, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2017, 2230–2237.
N. Sharma, R. K. Peddinti, BF3.OEt2 Mediated regioselective reaction of electron-rich arenes with 3-ylidene oxindoles, J. Org. Chem. 2017, 82, 918–924.
A. Sharma, J. Agarwal, R. K. Peddinti, Direct access to the optically active VAChT inhibitor vesamicol and its analogues via the asymmetric aminolysis of meso-epoxides with secondary aliphatic amines, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2017, 15, 1913–1920.
S. K. R. Parumala, R. K. Peddinti, Iodine catalyzed cross-dehydrogenative C–S coupling by C(sp2)-H bond activation: direct access to aryl sulfides from aryl thiols, Green Chem. 2015, 17, 4068–4072 (one of the most accessed papers).
S. R. Surasani, S. K. R. Parumala, R. K. Peddinti, Diels–Alder reactions of 4-halo masked o-benzoquinones. Experimental and theoretical investigations, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2014, 12, 5656–5668.
R. T. Naganaboina, A. Nayak, R. K. Peddinti, Trifluoroacetic acid-promoted Michael addition–cyclization reactions of vinylogous carbamates, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2014, 12, 3366–3370.
R. T. Naganaboina, R. K. Peddinti, BF3.etherate mediated Friedel-Crafts alkylation of arenes with 2-hydroxy-1,4-benzoxazines: Synthesis of 2-aryl-1,4-benzoxazine derivatives, J. Org. Chem. 2013, 78, 12819–12824.
S. K. R. Parumala, R. K. Peddinti, Reversal of polarity in masked o-benzoquinones: Rapid access to unsymmetrical oxygenated biaryls, Org. Lett. 2013, 15, 3546–3549.
J. Agarwal, R. K. Peddinti, Synthesis and characterization of monosaccharide derivatives and application of sugar-based prolinamides in asymmetric synthesis, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2012, 6390–6406.
N. Bodipati, R. K. Peddinti, Hypervalent iodine mediated synthesis of carbamate protected p-quinone monoimine ketals and p-benzoquinone monoketals, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2012, 10, 4549–4553.
N. Bodipati, R. K. Peddinti, Chemical generation of o-quinone monoimines: Rapid construction of novel 1,4-benzoxazine derivatives, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2012, 10, 1958–1961 (one of the top ten most accessed papers).
G. Choudhary, R. K. Peddinti, Introduction of a clean and promising protocol for the synthesis of Michael adducts and 1,4-benzoheterocycles: An emerging innovation, Green Chem. 2011, 13, 3290–3299.
J. Agarwal, R. K. Peddinti, Glucosamine-based primary amines as novel organocatalysts for the asymmetric aldol reaction, J. Org. Chem. 2011, 76, 3502–3505.
G. Choudhary, R. K. Peddinti, Towards absolute green protocol: An expeditious, highly efficient, catalyst-free and solvent-free synthesis of nitroamines and nitro sulfides by Michael addition, Green Chem. 2011, 13, 276–282.