Srinivasarao Yaragorla
 Assistant Professor 
Ph. D. Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, 2008  
Postdoctoral Research    University of Minnesota, 2008-2010
  University of Hyderabad, 2010 - 2012
Assistant Professor Central University of Rajasthan, 2012 - 2017
Assistant Professor University of Hyderabad, 2017 - Present
Phone: +91- 40- 23134833, E-mail: 
Research Interests 
Synthetic Organic Chemistry
  • Exploring the Chemistry of Propargyl Alchols, Allenes, beta-enaminones, 2-Methyl azaarenes  
  • Cycloisomerizations; Cycloadditions; Rearrangements; Annulations; Allene-Cyclizations 
  • Iodocyclization; (sp3)C-H functionalization; Ritter Reaction 
  • Asymmetric Total Synthesis of biologically important Natural Products  
Selected Publications
  • Regiospecific formal [3 + 2] annulation of tert-propargyl alcohols with acyclic 1,3-diketones via the cycloisomerization of homoallenyl ketones. S. Yaragorla, P. Rajesh, Org Biomol. Chem., 2019, 17, 1924.
  • Ca(II)-Mediated Regioselective Annulation of Acyclic compounds to Polycyclic Fluorenopyrans and their Acidochromic properties.           S. Yaragorla, P. Rajesh, A. Pareek, Adv. Synth. Catal. 2018, 360, 4422.
  • An unexpected thermal-ring-rearrangement of benzochromenes to inden-3-yl-naphthols with pTsOH. 
    S.Yaragorla, T. Khan, Org. Biomol. Chem., 2018, 16, 7920.
  • Cycloisomerization of Oxindole-Derived 1,5-Enynes: A Calcium(II)-Catalyzed One-Pot, Solvent-free Synthesis of Phenanthridinones, 3-(Cyclopentenylidene)indolin-2-ones and 3-Spirocyclic Indolin-2-ones, S. Yaragorla, A. Pareek, R. Dada. Adv. Synth. Catal. 2017, 359, 3068.
  • Single-Step-Synthesis of 3-Iodoquinolines from 1-(2-aminophenyl)ketones through a Regioselective Electrophilic-cyclization, S. Yaragorla, A. Pareek, R. Dada, P. L. Saini. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2017, 4600.