Dr. Priti Gupta  

 M.Sc. , Ph.D.
 Associate Professor
 Department of Chemistry
 CMR Institute of Technology
 E-mail ID: priti.g@cmrit.ac.in

Areas of Interest in Teaching

Engineering Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Organic Chemistry.

Areas of Interest in Research

Organic Chemistry


  • An organocatalytic route to the synthesis of lactone moiety of compactin and mevilonin , Tetrahedron letters 2010, 51, 5838
  • Organocatalytic stereoselective synthesis of passifloricin A, Org. Biomol. Chem., 2012, 10, 1820
  • Stereoselective synthesis of ophiocerins A and C, Tetrahedron: Asymmetry, 2011, 22, 1212
  • Enantio- and diastereocontrolled total synthesis of (+)-strictifolione, European Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2010, 36, 6993–7004.
  • Enantioselective synthesis of decarestrictine J, Tetrahedron letters 2009, 50, 7188-7190
  • First asymmetric total synthesis of aspinolide A, Tetrahedron letters 2009, 50, 7188-7190
  •  An improved process for the preparation of enantiomerically pure cyclohexylphenyl glycolic acid , US Patent 6, 825, 378. Date of grant: 30-11-04

Invited Talks

  • Total synthesis of biologically active molecules via Sharpless asymmetric dihydroxylation and Jacobsens hydrolytic kinetic resolution” in 11th NOST conference, Goa