N G Ramesh

N G Ramesh


Born: Srirangam, Tamil Nadu
Ph.D. (Prof. K. K. Balasubramanian) IIT Madras, 1988-1993
Postdoctoral fellow with Prof. Alfred Hassner at Bar-Ilan University, Israel (1994-95) and with Prof. Binne Zwanenburg at the University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands (1996-97), JSPS postdoctoral fellow with Prof. Yasuyuki Kita at Osaka University, Japan (1998-2000)
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, 2000-present

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Research Interests

Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Carbohydrate Chemistry, Asymmetric Synthesis

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Selected Publications

  1. Nagaraj, P. and Ramesh, N. G. InCl3 catalyzed rapid 1,3-alkoxy migration in glycal ethers: Stereoselective synthesis of unsaturated-α-O-glycosides and an α, α-(1→1)-linked disaccharide. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2008, 4607.
  2. Kumar, V. and Ramesh, N. G. A versatile strategy for the synthesis of N-linked glycoamino acids from glycals. Org. Biomol. Chem. 2007, 5, 3847.
  3. Kumar, V. and Ramesh, N. G. Iodine catalyzed one-pot diamination of glycals with chloramine-T: a new approach to 2-amino-beta-glycosylamines for applications in N-glycopeptide synthesis. Chem. Commun (Camb). 2006, 4952.
  4. Kumar, V. and Ramesh, N. G. A glycal approach towards an efficient and stereodivergent synthesis of polyhydroxypyrrolidines. Tetrahedron, 2006, 62, 1877.


      Group Members

  • P. Nagaraj (Ph.D.)
  • Prabaht K. Jaiswal (Ph.D.)
  • M. Ganesan (Ph.D.)
  • Rishi Sharma (Ph.D.)
  • Sandeep Nath Tripathi (Ph. D.)
  • Tanmay Chatterjee (M.Sc.)