Specific Fields of Research : Organic Chemistry

Synthesis :
Template directed reactions, organometallic reactions for more efficient synthesis, regio-, stereo- and chiral selection, synthesis of biologically active carbocyclic and heterocyclic compounds.
Natural Products:
Isolation and structure determination, Synthesis of coplex natural products; conversion of natural products.
Fundamental studies:
Organic reaction mechanism, mechanism of lithiation reactions, mechanism of unusual reactions, discovery of new reagents and new methodologies, NMR spectroscopy.
Carbohydrate Chemistry
Pericyclic Reactions