Dr. S. ANAS  


M.Sc, B.Ed, Ph.D [NIIST(CSIR), Trivandrum]

Assistant Professor (Polymer Chemistry)

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With Prof. Henri B. Kagan at Université Paris-Sud XI, Orsay, France



Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Transition metal catalyzed reactions, Asymmetric synthesis, Design, synthesis and studies of functionalized polymers.


Université Paris-Sud XI; France, NIIST (CSIR), Trivandrum,


1.       Anas, S.; Kagan, H. B. Routes toward enantiopure 2-substituted indolines: An overview Tetrahedron Asymmetry, 2009, 20, 2193.

2.       Anas, S.; Sajisha, V. S.; John, J.; Joseph, N.; George, S. C.; Radhakrishnan, K. V. Facile synthesis of substituted alkylidene cyclopentenes via palladium catalyzed ring opening of fulvene derived bicyclic hydrazines. Tetrahedron, 2008, 64, 9689.

3.       Anas, S.; John, J.; Sajisha, V. S.; Rajan, R.; Joshni, J.; Suresh, E.; Radhakrishnan, K. V. Iodine assisted palladium catalyzed ring opening of bicyclic hydrazines with organoboronic acids: Stereoselective synthesis of functionalized cyclopentenes and alkylidene cyclopentenes. Org. Biomol. Chem. 2007, 5, 4010.

4.       Anas, S.; Krishnan, K. S.; Sajisha, V. S.; Anju, K. S.; Radhakrishnan, K. V.; Suresh, E.; Suresh, C. H. Interplay of dual reactivity in the reaction of pentafulvenes with 1,2,4-triazoline-3,5-diones: Experimental and theoretical investigations. New J.  Chem. 2007, 31, 237.

5.       Anas, S.; Sajisha, V. S.; Smitha, M.; Radhakrishnan, K. V. Palladium/Lewis acid catalyzed desymmetrization of fulvene derived bicyclic hydrazines: A facile synthesis of substituted alkylidene cyclopentenes. Synlett 2006, 2399.

6.      George, S. C.; John, J.; Anas, S.; John, J.; Yamamoto, Y.; Suresh, E.; Radhakrishnan, K. V. Palladium catalyzed bis-functionalization of Isatylidenes : A facile  route towards synthesis of spiro-functionalized Oxindoles. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2010 (accepted).