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     Sukanta Bar

Ph.D. from - Dept. of Chemistry
Supervisor(s)  Prof. Saumen Hajra
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2006 :: In progress
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
12West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary EducationScience2000
B.Sc.University of CalcuttaChemistry2003
M.Sc.University of CalcuttaChemistry2005

Research Areas
  • Synthetic Organic Chemistry
  • Enantioselective synthesis of dopamine d1 agonist and antagonist

  • Instrument operating like HPLC, NMR, Optical Rotation.

Teaching Experience
  • Organic Chemistry(P) at IIT Kharagpur 6 month (5 terms)
  • Organic Chemistry(T) at IIT Kharagpur 6 month (4 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Senior Research Fellowship

Papers Published in Journals
  • Asymmetric synthesis of dopamine D1 agonist, dihydrexidne by Saumen Hajra and Sukanta Bar Tetrahedron Asymmetry xxxx(xx) (2011)
  • Catalytic enantioselective synthesis of A-86929, a dopamine D1 agonist by Saumen Hajra and Sukanta Bar Chemical Communication 45, xxx (2011)
  • Organocatalysis in streoselective bromohydrin reaction of alkenes by Sukanta Bar Canadian Journal of Chemistry 88, 605-612 (2010)
  • A one-pot stereoselective synthesis of trans-1-aryl-2-aminotetralins from 2-arylethyl styrenes by Saumen Hajra, Biswajit Majia, Debarshi Sinha and Sukanta Bar Tetrahedron Letters 49,4057-4059 (2008)
  • Stereoselective One-Pot Synthesis of Oxazolines by Saumen Hajra, Sukanta Bar, Debarshi Sinha and Biswajit Maji Journal of Organic Chemistry 73, 4320 (2008)
  • Samarium Triflate-Catalyzed Halogen-Promoted Friedel-Crafts Alkylation with Alkenes by Saumen Hajra,Biswajit Maji and Sukanta Bar Organic Letter  9, 2783-2786 (2007)

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