Dr. Prodeep Phukan, PhD - Gauhati University - Professor

Dr. Prodeep Phukan

PhD

Gauhati University

Professor

Guwahati, Assam | India

Main Specialties: Other

Additional Specialties: Organic Synthesis, Catalysis, Computational Organic Synthesis


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Dr. Prodeep Phukan, PhD - Gauhati University - Professor

Dr. Prodeep Phukan

PhD

Introduction

Dr. PRODEEP PHUKAN
PROFESSOR,
Department of Chemistry, Gauhati University,
GUWAHATI – 781014, Assam, INDIA
E-mail: pphukan@yahoo.com

Education
Ph.D. National Chemical Laboratory, Pune (University of Pune), 1999
(Supervisor: Dr. A. Sudalai)
M. Sc. Chemistry, Gauhati University, 1992
B. Sc. Chemistry, Dibrugarh University (Science College, Jorhat), 1989

Academic Career
Post Doctoral work: University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
(with Prof. Martin E. Maier) 2002-2003

Lecture, Gauhati University 1999-2003
Sr. Lecturer, Gauhati University 2003-2006
Reader, Gauhati University 2006-2009
Associate Professor, Gauhati University 2009- 2012
Professor, Gauhati University 2012 - to date

Honors/Awards:
1. Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship (AvH Foundation, Germany): 2002-2003
2. Ramanna Fellowship; DST, India: 2007
3. Most Cited Paper 2004-2007 award (Tetrahedron Letters) Elsevier, UK: 2007
4. J. N. Baruah Memorial Science Award, Assam Science Society (Jorhat
1. Branch): 2008
5. B. M. Das Memorial Science Award (Dr. B. M. Das Memorial Trust, Guwahati,
2. Assam), : 2009
6. Syamasri Gupta Memorial Young Scientist Award (Indian Society for Surface
3. Science and Technology): 2011.
7. Bronze medal from Chemical Research Society of India (CRSI): 2013.
8. Prof. H. C. Bhuyan award, Assam Science Society: 2013
9. Best Chemistry Teacher award 2013 for promotion for chemistry as subject by Tata Chemicals, Association of Chemistry Teachers, India, Confederation of Indian Industries, Royal Society of Chemistry, UK.
10. Represented the Indian delegation (as a mentor) for 46th International Chemistry Olympiad held at Hanoi, Vietnam, during 20-29 July 2014.
11. Represented the Indian delegation (as a mentor) for 47th International Chemistry Olympiad held at Baku, Azerbaijan, during 20-29 July 2015.
12. Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC), London, 2017
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Research:
Asymmetric synthesis, Small molecule synthesis, New synthetic methods,
Homogeneous and Heterogeneous catalysis, C-H activation, Nitrene transfer reactions,
Magnetic nano-catalyst, Computational Organic Chemistry

No. of Ph. D. Students produced: 20
No. of Ph. D. students presently working: 10
No. of Research papers published; 114
No. of Patent : 3

Primary Affiliation: Gauhati University - Guwahati, Assam , India

Specialties:

Additional Specialties:

Research Interests:


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Education

Jan 2002
Post Doctoral Fellow (AvH)
Organic Synthesis
University of Tuebingen, Germany
Jul 1999
Ph. D.
Organic Chemistry
National Chemical Laboratory, Pune
Jul 1999
Ph. D.
Organic Chemistry
National Chemical Laboratory, Pune

Publications

16Publications

357Reads

3230Profile Views

12PubMed Central Citations

Facile, catalyst-free cascade synthesis of sulfonyl guanidines via carbodiimide coupling with amines.

Chem Commun (Camb) 2019 Jan;55(10):1418-1421

Department of Chemistry, Gauhati University, Gopinath Bordoloi Nagar, Guwahati-781014, Assam, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c8cc08564aDOI Listing
January 2019
4 Reads
6.834 Impact Factor

A Metal-Free Protocol for Aminofunctionalization of Olefins Using TsNBr2.

J Org Chem 2016 07 20;81(13):5423-32. Epub 2016 Jun 20.

Department of Chemistry, Gauhati University , Guwahati 781014, Assam, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.joc.6b00785DOI Listing
July 2016
16 Reads
4.721 Impact Factor

Correction to Use of Bromine and Bromo-Organic Compounds in Organic Synthesis.

Chem Rev 2016 07 12;116(14):8312. Epub 2016 Jul 12.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.chemrev.6b00410DOI Listing
July 2016
47 Reads
45.661 Impact Factor

Use of Bromine and Bromo-Organic Compounds in Organic Synthesis.

Chem Rev 2016 06 20;116(12):6837-7042. Epub 2016 May 20.

Department of Chemistry, Gauahti University , Guwahati-781014, Assam, India.

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June 2016
50 Reads
3 Citations
45.661 Impact Factor

A quick Chan-Lam C-N and C-S cross coupling at room temperature in the presence of square pyramidal [Cu(DMAP)4I]I as a catalyst.

Chem Commun (Camb) 2016 Jan;52(6):1170-3

Department of Chemistry, Gauhati University, Guwahati, Assam 781014, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c5cc04619jDOI Listing
January 2016
47 Reads
1 Citation
6.834 Impact Factor

Theoretical Insights on the Interaction of N-Heterocyclic Carbenes with Tetravalent Silicon Reagents.

J Phys Chem A 2016 Jan 23;120(1):128-38. Epub 2015 Dec 23.

Department of Chemistry, Gauhati University , Guwahati 781 001, Assam, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.jpca.5b08676DOI Listing
January 2016
13 Reads
2.693 Impact Factor

Surfactant Dependent pH Controlled "off-on", "off-on-off" and "on-off" Fluorescent Switches Exhibited by N-Benzylidenenaphthalen-1-Amine.

J Fluoresc 2015 Sep 19;25(5):1431-5. Epub 2015 Aug 19.

Department of Chemistry, Gauhati University, Guwahati, Assam, India, 781 014.

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September 2015
16 Reads
1.930 Impact Factor

A new simple Schiff base fluorescence "on" sensor for Al3+ and its living cell imaging.

Dalton Trans 2015 Mar;44(10):4576-81

Department of Chemistry, Gauhati University, Guwahati, Assam 781 014, India.

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March 2015
19 Reads
4.200 Impact Factor

Formation of Cyclohepta[b]indole Scaffolds via Heck Cyclization: A Strategy for Structural Analogues of Ervatamine Group of Indole Alkaloid.

J Org Chem 2015 Jan 1;80(1):438-46. Epub 2014 Dec 1.

Department of Chemistry, Gauhati University, Guwahati, 781014 Assam, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jo502443aDOI Listing
January 2015
42 Reads
1 Citation
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Structurally simple ferrocene derivatives for selective cadmium sensing.

J Fluoresc 2014 May 6;24(3):975-81. Epub 2014 Apr 6.

Department of Chemistry, Gauhati University, Guwahati, 781014, Assam, India.

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May 2014
15 Reads
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A highly efficient catalyst-free protocol for C-H bond activation: sulfamidation of alkyl aromatics and aldehydes.

Chem Commun (Camb) 2012 Jun 25;48(44):5491-3. Epub 2012 Apr 25.

Department of Chemistry, Gauhati University, Guwahati 781014, Assam, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c2cc31258aDOI Listing
June 2012
18 Reads
1 Citation
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A facile noncatalytic pathway for the nitrene transfer process: expeditious access to aziridines.

Chem Commun (Camb) 2011 Mar 18;47(10):2967-9. Epub 2011 Jan 18.

Department of Chemistry, Gauhati University, Guwahati-781014, Assam, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c0cc05387bDOI Listing
March 2011
10 Reads
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A new CoFe(2)O(4)-Cr(2)O(3)-SiO(2) fluorescent magnetic nanocomposite.

Nanoscale 2010 Oct 10;2(10):2250-6. Epub 2010 Sep 10.

Department of Chemistry, Gauhati University, Guwahati, 781014 Assam, India.

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October 2010
15 Reads
1 Citation
7.394 Impact Factor

Tetrakis(mu-benzoato-kappa2O:O)bis{[4-(dimethylamino)pyridine-kappaN1]copper(II)}.

Acta Crystallogr C 2007 Sep 9;63(Pt 9):m392-4. Epub 2007 Aug 9.

Department of Chemistry, Gauhati University, Guwahati 781 014, India.

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September 2007
21 Reads
2 Citations
0.330 Impact Factor

A simple and efficient method for regioselective and stereoselective synthesis of vicinal bromohydrins and alkoxybromides from an olefin.

J Org Chem 2006 Sep;71(20):7533-7

Department of Chemistry, Gauhati University, Guwahati 781014, Assam, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jo0600611DOI Listing
September 2006
14 Reads
1 Citation
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Iodine as a very powerful catalyst for three-component synthesis of protected homoallylic amines.

Authors:
Prodeep Phukan

J Org Chem 2004 May;69(11):4005-6

Department of Chemistry, Gauhati University, Guwahati-781014, India.

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May 2004
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