Manmohan Kapur

Organic Chemistry
Professor
Phone: +91 755 269 1331
mk@iiserb.ac.in

Manmohan Kapur

Organic Chemistry
Professor
Phone: +91 755 269 1331
mk@iiserb.ac.in

  • Associate Professor (June 2015 -), Chemistry, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Bhopal
  • Assistant Professor (July 2009-May 2015),Chemistry, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhopal, India.
  • Group Leader (Jan 2007- July 2009), Jubilant Chemsys Ltd., Noida, INDIA.
  • Senior Research Scientist (April 2006 - Jan 2007), Chembiotek Research International Pvt Ltd., Pune, INDIA.
  • Post-Doctoral (Oct 2004 - March 2006), Research Associate (AvH Post Doc Fellow) Institut für Organische Chemie, Universität Tübingen, GERMANY. Advisor: Prof. Dr. Martin E. Maier.
  • Post-Doctoral (July 2003 - June 2004), Research Associate Department of Chemistry, Wayne State University, Detroit, USA. Advisor: Prof. Jin K. Cha.
  • Ph. D. (July 1997 - Dec 2002), in Chemistry (National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, INDIA). Advisor: Dr. Ganesh Pandey.
  • Manmohan Kapur

    Organic Chemistry
    Professor
    Phone: +91 755 269 1331
    mk@iiserb.ac.in

  • Enantioselective synthesis of substituted heterocyclic natural products using C-H functionalization as the key step.
  • Transition metal catalysis
  • Manmohan Kapur

    Professor
    Organic Chemistry

    # Authors Title Journals Year
    1 Tapasi Chand
    Princi Gupta
    Nehali Oza
    Manmohan Kapur
    Cobalt(II)-Catalyzed peri-C(sp2)-H Selective Hydroxylation of Naphthalene Monoimides Chemical Communications 2024
    2 Manmohan Kapur
    Tapasi Chand
    Transition Metal-Catalyzed C-H Activation Reactions for the Creation and Modification of Organic Fluorophores Synthesis 2024
    3 Nitish Kumar Deo
    Prajyot Jayadev Nagtilak
    Nandkishor Prakash Khot
    Manmohan Kapur
    A Three Component 1,3-Difunctionalization of Vinyl Diazo Esters Enabled by a Cobalt Catalyzed C-H Activation/Carbene Migratory Insertion Chemical Communications 2023
    4 Subhadip Mondal
    Neha Jha
    Manmohan Kapur
    Site-selective ring opening of bicyclo[n.1.0]alkanols: An Fe(II)-catalyzed 1,6-conjugate addition to p-quinone methides Chemical Communications 2023
    5 Manmohan Kapur
    Govind Goroba Pawar
    Ajit Prabhakar Kale
    Pooja Sah
    Total Synthesis of Resorcylic Acid Lactone (-)-Neocosmosin A Using Palladium-Catalyzed ?-Arylation of Enones as the Key Step Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2023
    6 Manmohan Kapur
    Saptarshi Mukherjee
    Laxmikanta Khamari
    Tapasi Chand
    Rh(III)-Catalyzed ortho-CH Amidation of Naphthalene and Perylene Monoimides Organic Letters 2023
    7 Manmohan Kapur
    Suchithra Madhavan
    Princi Gupta
    Synthesis of Ferrocene 1,3-Derivatives by Distal C-H Activation Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2023
    8 Manmohan Kapur
    Dean J. Tantillo
    Wang-Yeuk Kong
    Wentao Guo
    Neha Jha
    Regiocontrol via Electronics: Insights into a Ru-catalyzed, Cu-mediated Site-selective Alkylation of Isoquinolones via a C-C bond Activation of Cyclopropanols Chemistry - A European Journal 2023
    9 Manmohan Kapur
    Pragya Mishra
    Neha Jha
    Strained cycloalkanols in C-C bond formation reactions: A boon in disguise! Org. Chem. Front 2023
    10 Pooja Sah
    Aakash Kumar Gond
    Gaurav Saini
    Manmohan Kapur
    A Sequential Transition Metal and Organocatalytic Approach to the Enantioselective Synthesis of C2-Spiroindoline Systems Organic Letters 2023
    11 Saptarshi Mukherjee
    Sajeev T. K.
    Paritosh Mahato
    Nandkishor Prakash Khot
    Manmohan Kapur
    Rh(III)-Catalyzed C(7)-H Alkylation of Quinolines in the Synthesis of Angular pi-Extended Pyrroloquinolines for Single Component White Light Emission Organic Letters 2022
    12 Manmohan Kapur
    Pravin Kumar
    Ruthenium-Catalyzed Oxidative Coupling of Vinylene Carbonate with Isoxazoles: Access to Fused Anthranils Chemical Communications 2022
    13 Nandkishor Prakash Khot
    Nitish Kumar Deo
    Manmohan Kapur
    A Switch to Vinylogous Reactivity of Vinyl Diazo Esters for the C-H Allylation of Benzamides by Merging Cobalt and Photoredox Catalysis Chemical Communications 2022
    14 Suchithra Madhavan
    Santosh Kumar Keshri
    Manmohan Kapur
    Catalyst-Controlled Chemodivergent Reactivity of Vinyl Cyclopropanes: A Selective Approach Towards Indoles and Aniline Derivatives Organic Letters 2022
    15 Dean J. Tantillo
    Luigi Cavallo
    Supreeth Prasad
    Manoj V. Mane
    Prajyot Jayadev Nagtilak
    Manmohan Kapur
    Merging Rh-catalyzed C-H Functionalization and Cascade Cyclization to Enable Propargylic Alcohols as Three-Carbon Synthons Chemistry - A European Journal 2022
    16 Tapasi Chand
    Laxmikanta Khamari
    Deepak Chopra
    Saptarshi Mukherjee
    Manmohan Kapur
    Rh(III)-catalyzed one-step synthesis of ortho-alkynylated perylene imide dyes: Optical and electrochemical properties of new derivatives Chemistry - A European Journal 2022
    17 Santosh Kumar Keshri
    Suchithra Madhavan
    Manmohan Kapur
    Transition Metal-Mediated Functionalization of Isoxazoles: A Review Asian J. Org. Chem 2021
    18 Pravin Kumar
    Prajyot Jayadev Nagtilak
    Manmohan Kapur
    Transition metal-Catalyzed C-H Functionalizations of Indoles New Journal of Chemistry 2021
    19 Manmohan Kapur
    Santosh Kumar Keshri
    Pravin Kumar
    Ru(II)-catalyzed and Cu(II)-mediated Carbene Migratory Insertion in the Synthesis of Trisubstituted Pyrroles from Isoxazoles. Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry 2021
    20 Paridhi Saxena
    Roushan Prakash Singh
    Neha Jha
    Iridium(III)-catalyzed C(3)-H Alkylation of Isoquinolines via Metal Carbene Migratory Insertion Organic Letters 2021
    21 Manmohan Kapur
    Gaurav Saini
    Palladium-Catalyzed Functionalizations of Acidic and Non-acidic C(sp3)-H Bonds-Recent Advances Chemical Communications 2021
    22 Nandkishor Prakash Khot
    Neha Jha
    Manmohan Kapur
    Transition-metal-catalyzed C-H bond functionalization of arenes/heteroarenes via tandem C-H activation and subsequent carbene migratory insertion strategy. The Chemical Record 2021
    23 Manmohan Kapur
    Pravin Kumar
    Ru(II)- and Cu(II)-mediated Synthesis of Trisubstituted Pyrroles from Isoxazoles and Acrylate esters. Asian J. Org. Chem 2020
    24 Manmohan Kapur
    Pravin Kumar
    Unusual Reactivity of 4-Vinyl Isoxazoles in the Copper-Mediated Synthesis of Pyridines, Employing DMSO as a One-Carbon Surrogate. Organic Letters 2020
    25 Manmohan Kapur
    Akanksha Santosh Deshpande
    Nandkishor Prakash Khot
    Riki Das
    Catalyst-control in Switching the Site-Selectivity of C-H Olefinations of 1,2-dihydroquinolines: An Approach to Positional-selective Functionalization of Quinolines. Chemistry - A European Journal 2020
    26 Manmohan Kapur
    Gangam Srikanth Kumar
    Diksha Singh
    Oxazolinyl-Assisted Ru(II)-Catalyzed C-H Allylation with Allyl Alcohols and Synthesis of 4-methyleneisochroman-1-ones The Journal of Organic Chemistry 2019
    27 Manmohan Kapur
    Neha Maida
    Paridhi Saxena
    Dioxazolones as Masked Ester Surrogates in the Pd(II)-Catalyzed Direct C-H Arylation of 6,5-Fused Heterocycles Chemical Communications 2019
    28 Gaurav Saini
    Arpan Mondal
    Manmohan Kapur
    Palladium-Mediated Remote Functionalization in gamma- and epsilon-Arylations and Alkenylations of Unblocked Cyclic Enones Organic Letters 2019
    29 Nandkishor Prakash Khot
    Gangam Srikanth Kumar
    Manmohan Kapur
    Oxazolinyl-assisted Ru(II)-Catalyzed C-H Functionalization Based on Carbene Migratory Insertion: A One-pot Three-component Cascade Cyclization Advanced Synthesis and Catalysis 2019
    30 Manmohan Kapur
    Virendra Kumar Tiwari
    Catalyst-controlled positional-selectivity in C-H Functionalizations (review) Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry 2019
    31 Manmohan Kapur
    Pravin Kumar
    Catalyst-control in Positional-selective C-H Alkenylation of Isoxazoles and a Ruthenium-mediated Assembly of Trisubstituted Pyrroles. Organic Letters 2019
    32 Manmohan Kapur
    Akanksha Santosh Deshpande
    Nandkishor Prakash Khot
    Riki Das
    Ruthenium-Catalyzed Directed C(3)-H Olefination of N-acetyl 1,2-dihydroisoquinolines: A method to achieve C3-olefinated isoquinolines Synthesis 2019
    33 Chiranjit Ghosh
    Prajyot Jayadev Nagtilak
    Manmohan Kapur
    Rhodium(III)-catalyzed directed C-H dienylation of anilides with allenes leads to highly conjugated systems. Organic Letters 2019
    34 Arunraj Kizhakkayil Mangadan
    Gangam Srikanth Kumar
    Pravin Kumar
    Gaurav Saini
    Manmohan Kapur
    Palladium-Catalyzed α-Arylation of Silylenol Ethers in the Synthesis of Isoquinolines and Phenanthridines Organic Letters 2018
    35 Manmohan Kapur
    Paridhi Saxena
    Cobalt-Catalyzed C-H Nitration of Indoles Employing a Removable Directing Group Chemistry -Asian Journal 2018
    36 Manish Kumar
    Diksha Singh
    Gangam Srikanth Kumar
    Manmohan Kapur
    Palladium-Catalyzed Aerobic Oxidative Coupling of Allylic Alcohols with Anilines in the Synthesis of Nitrogen Heterocycles The Journal of Organic Chemistry 2018
    37 Manmohan Kapur
    Riki Das
    Transition Metal-Catalyzed Site-selective C-H Halogenation Reactions (Review) Asian Journal of Organic Chemistry 2018
    38 Manmohan Kapur
    Riki Das
    Transition Metal-Catalyzed C-H Functionalization Reactions of pi-Deficient Heterocycles (Review) Asian Journal of Organic Chemistry 2018
    39 Diksha Singh
    Tapasi Chand
    Gangam Srikanth Kumar
    Manmohan Kapur
    Ruthenium-Catalyzed C-H Functionalization of Benzoic Acids with Allyl Alcohols: A Controlled Reactivity Switch between C-H Alkenylation and C-H Alkylation Pathways Organic Letters 2018
    40 Manmohan Kapur
    Akanksha Patel
    Sujit Pal
    Chiranjit Ghosh
    Total Synthesis of Proposed Structure of Mycobactin J. Organic Letters 2018
    41 Manmohan Kapur
    Gangam Srikanth Kumar
    Riki Das
    Amides as Weak-Coordinating Groups in Proximal C-H Bond Activation Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2017
    42 Manmohan Kapur
    Neha Kamal
    Virendra Kumar Tiwari
    One substrate, two modes of C-H Functionalization: A Metal-Controlled Site-selectivity Switch in C-H arylation reactions Organic Letters 2017
    43 Manmohan Kapur
    Riki Das
    Palladium-catalyzed, ortho-Selective C-H Halogenation of Benzyl Nitriles, Aryl Weinreb Amides and Anilides. The Journal of Organic Chemistry 2017
    44 Gangam Srikanth Kumar
    Pravin Kumar
    Manmohan Kapur
    Traceless Directing-Group Strategy in the Ru-Catalyzed Formal [3 + 3] Annulation of Anilines with Allyl Alcohols: A One-Pot Domino Approach for the Synthesis of Quinolines Organic Letters 2017
    45 Abhilashamole Brahmanandan
    Govind Goroba Pawar
    Manmohan Kapur
    Palladium(II)-Catalyzed, Heteroatom-Directed, Regioselective C−H Nitration of Anilines Using Pyrimidine as a Removable Directing Group Organic Letters 2016
    46 Manmohan Kapur
    Gangam Srikanth Kumar
    Ruthenium-Catalyzed, Site-Selective C−H Allylation of Indoles with Allyl Alcohols as Coupling Partners Organic Letters 2016
    47 Riki Das
    Manmohan Kapur
    Product Control using Substrate Design: Ruthenium-catalyzed Oxidative C-H Olefinations of Cyclic Weinreb Amides Chemistry - A European Journal 2016
    48 Arun Raj Kizhakkayil Mangadan
    Gangam Srikanth Kumar
    Ajit Prabhakar Kale
    Manmohan Kapur
    Palladium-Catalyzed α-Arylation of Enones in the Synthesis of 2-alkenyl Indoles and Carbazoles Organic Letters 2015
    49 Neha Kamal
    Virendra Kumar Tiwari
    Manmohan Kapur
    Ruthenium-Catalyzed Heteroatom-Directed Regioselective C−H Arylation of Indoles Using a Removable Tether Organic Letters 2015
    50 Manmohan Kapur
    Himanshu Sekhar Jena
    Virendra Kumar Tiwari
    Govind Goroba Pawar
    Heteroatom-Guided, Palladium-Catalyzed, Site-Selective C-H Arylation of 4H-Chromenes: Diastereoselective Assembly of the Core Structure of Myristinin B through Dual C-H Functionalization Chemistry - A European Journal 2015
    51 Manmohan Kapur
    Riki Das
    Fujiwara–Moritani Reaction of Weinreb Amides using a Ruthenium-Catalyzed C-H Functionalization Reaction Chemistry -Asian Journal 2015
    52 Gangam Srikanth Kumar
    Ajit Prabhakar Kale
    Manmohan Kapur
    Palladium-catalyzed Synthesis of 2-Alkenyl-3-Arylindoles via Dual alpha-Arylation Strategy: Formal Synthesis of the Antilipemic Drug Fluvastatin Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry 2015
    53 Manmohan Kapur
    Himanshu Sekhar Jena
    Govind Goroba Pawar
    Virendra Kumar Tiwari
    Palladium catalyzed, heteroatom-guided C–H functionalization in the synthesis of substituted isoquinolines and dihydroisoquinolines Chemical Communications 2014
    54 Nirmal Kumar Das
    Narayani Ghosh
    Ajit Prabhakar Kale
    Ramakanta Mondal
    Uttam Anand
    Subhadip Ghosh
    Virendra Kumar Tiwari
    Manmohan Kapur
    Saptarshi Mukherjee
    Temperature Induced Morphological Transitions from Native to Unfolded Aggregated States of Human Serum Albumin J. Phys. Chem. B 2014
    55 Manmohan Kapur
    Amit Adhikary
    Riki Das
    Govind Goroba Pawar
    Virendra Kumar Tiwari
    Heteroatom-Guided, Palladium-Catalyzed Regioselective C-H Functionalization in the Synthesis of 3‑Arylquinolines Organic Letters 2013
    56 Virendra Kumar Tiwari
    Gaurav Singh
    Govind Goroba Pawar
    Manmohan Kapur
    Dehydrogenative Heck Reaction (Fujiwara–Moritani Reaction) of Unactivated Olefins with Simple Dihydropyrans under Aprotic Conditions Advanced Synthesis and Catalysis 2013
    57 Govind Goroba Pawar
    Ajit Prabhakar Kale
    Manmohan Kapur
    Regioselectivity Switch Achieved in the Palladium Catalyzed alpha-Arylation of Enones by Employing the Modified Kuwajima-Urabe Conditions. Organic Letters 2012