R. Nagarajan
Professor 
Ph. D. University of Madras, 2003 
Postdoctoral Research    National Taiwan University, 2004

National University of Singapore, 2004 - 2005
Assistant Professor University of Hyderabad, 2005 - 2012
Associate Professor University of Hyderabad, 2012 - 2015
Professor University of Hyderabad, 2015 - Present  
   
Phone: +91- 40- 23134831, E-mail: nagarajan@uohyd.ac.in 
Research Interests 
  • Heterocyclic Chemistry and Natural Products Synthesis
  • Molecules of medicinal importance. 
Selected Publications
  • Total Synthesis of Calothrixin B via Sequential Sonogashira Coupling/Copper-Catalyzed Oxidative Cyclization, N. Ramkumar and R. Nagarajan, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2015, 13, 11046. 
  • Total Synthesis of the Marine Alkaloid Mansouramycin D, K. S. Prakash and R. Nagarajan, Org. Lett. 2014, 16, 244.
  • Total Synthesis of Calothrixin A and B via C-H Activation, N. Ramkumar and R. Nagarajan, J. Org. Chem. 2013, 78, 2802.
  • A General Method for Synthesis of 5H-Benzo[b]-, Carbazolo[2,3-b]- and Indolo[2,3-b]carbazole Derivatives via Copper(II) Triflate Catalyzed Heteroannulation, K. S. Prakash and R. Nagarajan, Adv. Synth. Catal. 2012, 354, 1566.
  • Synthesis of α-Carbolines via Pd-Catalysed Amidation and Vilsmeier-Haack Reaction of 3-Acetyl- 2-chloroindoles, A. S. Kumar and R. Nagarajan, Org. Lett. 2011, 13, 1398.