Address: Room number 212, Institute for Advanced Study, Shenzhen University.
Education and Research:
2018.04-Present: Postdoc, Institute for Advanced Study, Shenzhen University.
2017-2018: Postdoc, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India.
2013-2017: Ph.D, (Organic Chemistry) Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India.
2012-2013: Project Assistant, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India.
2008-2010: M.Sc (Chemistry) St Joseph’s College, India.
2007-2008: B.Ed, Mahendra College of Education, India.
2004-2007: B.Sc., (Chemistry), Govt Arts College, India.
Transition metal catalyzed C-C and C-N hetero bond forming
Ag+ mediates the construction of hybridized DNA duplex
Awards and Fellowships
Awarded Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) by Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India (Apr 2014-Apr 2016).
Awarded Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) by Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India (Apr 2012- Apr 2014).
Qualified National Eligible Test (NET) in 2011.
Qualified Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE), India.
S. Chandrasekar., and G.Sekar., An efficient synthesis of iminoquinones by chemoselective domino ortho-hydroxylation/oxidation/imidation sequence of 2-Aminoaryl ketones. Org. Biomol. Chem., 2016, 14, 3053.
S. Chandrasekar., and G.Sekar., An efficient and metal free synthesis of benzylpyridines using HI through deoxygenation reaction. RSC. Advances 2015, 5, 58790.
S. Kotha., S. Chandrasekar., S. Sahu., and G. Sekar., Iron-TEMPO catalyzed domino aerobic alcohol oxidation/oxidative cross- dehydrogenative coupling for the Synthesis of α-ketoamide. Eur. J. Org. Chem., 2014, 7415.
V. Rajesh kumar., S. Chandrasekar., and G. Sekar., An efficient route to synthesize isatins by metal-free, iodine-catalyzed sequential C(sp3)-H oxidation and intramolecular C-N bond formation of 2-aminoacetophenones. Org. Biomol. Chem., 2014, 12, 8512.
1. S. Chandrasekar and G. Sekar “An efficient route to synthesize isatins by metal-free, iodine-catalyzed sequential C(sp3)-H oxidation and intramolecular C-N bond formation of 2-aminoacetophenones.” 7th Junior-National Organic Symposium Trust Conference for Research Scholars, December 15-18, 2015, IIT Madras, India.
2. S. Chandrasekar and G. Sekar “An efficient route to synthesize iminoquinones and isatins by IBX/iodine catalyzed sequential oxidation, inter/intramolecular C-N bond formation of 2'-aminoaryl ketone.” 17th Tetrahedron Symposium, 28 June-1 July, 2016, Sitges, Spain.
3. S. Chandrasekar and G. Sekar “Copper Catalyzed Base-Controlled Diastereoselective Synthesis of Tetraarylethanes from 2-Benzylpyridines” 21st International Conference on Organic Synthesis (ICOS 21), December 11-16, IIT Bombay, India.