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Researchers ID: A-3977-2016
ORCHID ID: 0000-0001-9383-2882
Mobile No: +91-7416714997
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Areas of Interest: Asymmetric Organocatalysis, Cascade Reactions, Spirocycles, Heterocycles

  • Ph.D – University of Hyderabad (HCU), Hyderabad, Telangana (2003-2009)
  • M.Sc. – University of Hyderabad (HCU), Hyderabad, Telangana (2000-2002)
  • B.Sc - Nizam College, Osmania Univeristy, Hyderabad, Telangana (1996-1999)
  • 8 Years of Teaching experience (2013- Present)
  • 4 Years of Post Doctoral experience (2009 – 2013)
  • 1 Year of Industrial experience (2002-2003)
  • Organic Reacctions and Mechanisms
  • Stereoselective Synthesis
  • Organic Spectroscopy
  • Engineering Chemistry
  • Review Editor - Organocatalysis section of Frontiers in Catalysis
  • Editorial Board Member - Current Organic Synthesis (Bentham Science)
  • Editorial Board member - Letters in Organic Chemistry (Bentham Science)
  • Life Member in Coastal Chemical Research Society, (CCRS)
  • No. of Publications: 25
    No. of Citations: 397
    h-index: 12
    i10-index: 13

    Journal Publications : 25
  • An Efficient, Multicomponent, green protocol to 4,7-dihydrotetrazolo[1,5-a]pyrimidine and 5,6,7,9-tetrahydrotetrazolo[5,1-b]quinazolin-8(4H)-one using PEG-400 under microwave irradiation. ShaikFirozBasha, T. Nagendra Prasad, VeeraBabuGudise, V. Shanti Kumar, Naveen Mulakayla,Shaik Anwar* Synthetic Communications, 2019, 00, 0000 (in press, doi: 10.1080/00397911.2019.1659973)ISSN: 0039-7911,Publisher:Taylor & Francis .ImpactFactor 1.439
  • Oxa-Michael-Michael Reaction of MBH Alcohol and 2-Arylidene-1,3-indanedione: RegioselectiveFormal [4+2] Cycloaddition Towards Tetrahydrospiropyran ScaffoldsVeeraBabuGudise,Poorna Chandrasekhar Settipalli,EedaKoti Reddy and Shaik Anwar*European Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2019,2019, 2234-2242Publisher:Chem Pub Soc Europe,ImpactFactor3.029(
  • XtalFluor‐E, an Efficient Reagent for Synthesis of Oxazolines from Carboxylic Acids and O‐Silylated Amino. Vadiga Shanti Kumar, VeeraBabuGudise,EedaKoti Reddy,Shaik Anwar* Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry, 2019, 00, 0000 (in press, doi: 10.1002/jhet.3642)ISSN: 1943-5193,Publisher:Wiley Blackwell, USA.ImpactFactor 1.241
  • Design, synthesis and biological evaluation of substituted 2-amino-1,3-thiazine derivatives as antituberculosis and anti-cancer agents. TangellaNagendra Prasad, EedaKoti ReddyVeeraBabuGudise,SkFirozBasha, Shaik Anwar* Synthetic Communications, 2019, 49, 1277-1285, ISSN: 0039-7911,Publisher:Taylor & FrancisImpactFactor 1.439
  • Organocatalytic Synthesis of Spirocarbocycles You-Song Cheng, Shaik Anwar, Kwunmin Chen* Minireviews in Organic Chemistry, 2018, 15, 364-373 ISSN: 1875-6298 Publisher: Bentham Science. Cited by 0, ImpactFactor 0.722
  • Novel tacrine derivatives exhibiting improved acetylcholinesterase inhibition-design, synthesis and biological evaluation Eeda Koti Reddy, Chandran Remya, Kumar Mantosh, Ayyiliath M. Sajith, R.V.Omkumar, C. Sadasivan, Shaik Anwar*European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 2017, 139, 367-377. ISSN: 0223-5234 Publisher: Elsevier. Citations 2, Impact Factor 4. 519 (
  • Morita-Baylis-Hillman(MBH) reaction derived Nitroallylic Alcohols, Acetates and Amines as Synthons in Organocatalysis and Heterocycle Synthesis, Wan-Yun Huang, Shaik Anwar, Kwunmin Chen* The Chemical Record, 2017, 17, 363-381. ISSN: 1528-0691 Publisher: Wiley Inter-Science. Citations 8, Impact Factor 3.459
  • Functionalised dihydroazo pyrimidine derivatives from Morita–Baylis–Hillman acetates: synthesis and studies against acetylcholinesterase as its inhibitors, Eeda Koti Reddy, Remya C., Ayyiliath M. Sajith, Dileep K. V., Sadasivan C., Shaik Anwar* RSC Advances, 2016, 6, 77431-77439. ISSN: 2046-2069 Publisher: RSC. Citations 4, Impact Factor 3.289 (
  • Organocatalytic Synthesis of Substituted spirocyclohexanes via [4+2] Annulation Strategy Between 2-Arylideneindane-1,3-diones and Glutaraldehyde, Shaik Anwar, Li Shao Ming, Kwunmin Chen* Organic Letters, 2014, 16, 2993-2995. ISSN: 1523-7052. Publisher: American Chemical society. Citations 31, Impact Factor 6.732 (
  • An Efficient Friedel-Crafts/Oxa-Michael/Aromatic Annulation: Rapid Access to Substituted Naphtho[2,1-b]-, [1,2-b]furan and Benzofuran Derivatives, Shaik Anwar, Wan-Yun Huang, Chih-Hao Chen, You-Song Cheng, Kwunmin Chen* Chemisty: A European Journal 2013, 19, 4344. ISSN: 1521-3765. Publisher: Wiley Inter-Science. Citations 37,Impact Factor 5.771 (
  • Convenient method for synthesis and applications of chiral aminoalcohol and amines, Periasamy*, et. al. Shaik Anwar, Chimia 2013, 67, 23. ISSN: 0009-4293. Publisher: Swiss Chemical society. Citations 9 ,Impact Factor 1.146
  • The Combination of Domino Process and Kinetic Resolution: Organocatalytic Synthesis of Functionalised Cyclopentenes by Sequential SN2'-Michael Reaction, Lun Fu Yeh, Shaik Anwar, Kwunmin Chen* Tetrahedron 2012, 68, 7317.ISSN: 0040-4020. Publisher: Elsevier. Citations 26, Impact Factor 2.645
  • Organocatalytic Synthesis of Multiple Substituted Bicyclo[4.4.0]Decalin System, Shaik Anwar, Hui-Ju Chang, Kwunmin Chen* Organic Letters, 2011, 13, 2200.ISSN: 1523-7052. Publisher: American Chemical society. Citations 36, Impact Factor 6.732 (
  • Pyrrolidine-linker-camphor assembly: Bifunctional organocatalysts for efficient Michael addition of cyclohexanone to nitroolefins under neat conditions, Shaik Anwar, Pei-Hsun Lee; Tsai-Yung Chou, Chihliang Chang, Kwunmin Chen* Tetrahedron, 2011, 67, 1171.ISSN: 0040-4020. Publisher: Elsevier. Citations 17, Impact Factor 2.645 (
  • Simple and Convenient Method of Synthesis, Resolution and Application of Aminonaphthols, Periasamy*, M.; Shaik Anwar, Meda Narsi Reddy Indian J. Chem. 2009, 48B, 1261. ISSN: 0975-0983. Publisher: Chemical society of india. Citations 8, Impact Factor 0.471
  • A convenient method for the preparation of oxazaborolidine catalyst in situ using (S)-,-diphenylpyrrolidinemethanol, tetrabutylammonium borohydride and methyl iodide for the asymmetric reduction of prochiral ketones, Shaik Anwar, Mariappan Periasamy*. Tetrahedron: Asymmetry, 2006, 17, 3244. ISSN: 0957-4166. Publisher: Elsevier. Citations 12, Impact Factor 2.108 (
  • Synthesis and resolution of 1-(α-pyrrolidinylbenzyl)-2-naphthol and its application in the resolution of 2,2'-dihydroxy-1,1′-binaphthyl, Mariappan Periasamy*, Meda Narsi Reddy, Shaik Anwar Tetrahedron: Asymmetry, 2004, 15, 1809. ISSN:0957-4166. Publisher: Elsevier. Citations 35,Impact Factor 2.108
  • Conferences / Seminars :12
  • Poster presentation at DST sponsored national conference on “Recent Advances in Materials Science for Sustainable Development-2019 (RAMSSD-2019)”at VFSTR University, Vadlamudi, Guntur, 31st Aug-1stSeptember, 2019; Title: Synthetic utility of MBH alcohol towardstetrahydrospiropyrans: RegioselectiveOxa-Michael-Michael cascade Reaction.
  • International Seminar on “Explore the research and Funding Opportunities in Europe” (ERFOE 2019) at VFSTR University, Vadlamudi, Guntur, 30th August, 2019;sponsored by Euraxess
  • Poster presentation at DST sponsored national conference on “Exploring vistas in Applying Chemistry for Pharma and Nutraceutical Industry: Challenges and Opportunities” at Vignan Pharmacy College, Vadlamudi, Guntur, 20-21st March, 2018; Title: Synthesis of MBH acetates and Tacrine derivatives as Acetylcholinesterase inhibitors.
  • Invited Oral presentation at DST sponsored national conference on Advanced Chemical Materials and Processes for Technological Applications in Life Sciences, Pharmacy and Healthcare “ACMPTA 2017” at VFSTR University, Vadlamudi, Guntur, 18-19th August, 2017; Title: Cascade Reactions of Baylis-Hillman Adducts.
  • Poster presentation at CCRS THIRD ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE & Industry-CCRS Congress (ICC) 2015 at B.R. Ambedkar University, Srikakulam, A.P., India, 16-17th December, 2015; Title: An Emerging Era of 1,3-Indane dione in Organocatalysis.
  • Oral presentation at NATIONAL CONFERENCE on Green methodologies for sustainable future (GMSF-2015) at KL University, Guntur, A.P., India, 13-14th March, 2015; Title: Synthetic utility of dialdehydes in organocatalytic reactions.
  • Oral presentation at CCRS SECOND ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE & Industry-CCRS Congress (ICC) 2014 at Andhra University, Vizag, A.P., India, 13-14th December, 2014; Title: Organocatalytic synthesis of funcionalised Carbaldehydes.
  • "Poster presentation at DST sponsored national conference on Recent Challenges in Cemical & Biological Sciences “RCCBS 2014” at VFSTR University, Vadlamudi, Guntur, 28-29th July, 2014; Title: Organocatalytic Synthesis of Functionalized Cyclopentene and Spirocyclohexane Carbaldehydes
  • "Oral and poster presentation at national seminar on Modern Trends in Chemical Sciences “MTCS 2013” at Acharya Nagarjuna University, Nagarjunanagar, India, 20—21st December, 2013; Title: Organocatalytic Synthesis of Functionalized Bicyclic, Monocyclic and Heterocyclic Skeletons
  • "Poster presentation at Challenges in Bioorganic & Organic Medicinal Chemistry: 13th Tetrahedron Symposium- Asia Edition, Taipei, Taiwan, 27-30th November, 2012; Title: Organocatalytic cascade reactions for the synthesis of functionalized bicyclic and monocyclic skeletons containing multiple stereocentres
  • "Poster presentation at the Annual Meeting of Chemical Society Located in Taipei, Hsinchu, Taiwan, 3-4th December, 2011; Title:Organocatalytic Synthesis of Multiple Substituted Bicyclo[4.4.0]Decalin System
  • "Oral and poster presentation in the “Chemfest 2007” in house symposium held at University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, India, March, 2007; Title: Synthesis and Application of Chiral Aminoalcohols, Aminonaphthols and Amines in Asymmetic Reductions and Resolutions.
  • NSC postdoctoral Fellowship (Taiwan) 2009-2013
  • Dr. D.S. Kothari postdoctoral Fellowship Award (UGC)-2009
  • All India joint (CSIR-UGC) JRF 2003
  • All India joint (CSIR-UGC) NET 2002
  • Title of the Project Funding Agency Sanctioned Amount ( Rs.) Scheme Duration Name of Principal Investigator
    Cascade Reactions of Baylis-Hillman Adducts using Bifunctional Organocatalysts DST-SSERB 28,01,000 SERB Division3 Years Dr. Shaik Anwar
  • Refresher Course: Upskilling Chemistry teachers on latest pedagogic al tools for impactful teaching from 27-11-2018 to 11-12-2018 at VFSTR University, Vadlamudi
  • MAT LAB from 09-05-2016 to 14-05-2016 at VFSTR University, Vadlamudi
  • MOODLE from 03-08-2015 to 05-08-2015 at VFSTR University, Vadlamudi
  • Classical and Instrumental Techniques in Physical Chemistry from 21-07-2014 to 22-07-2014 at Vignan's Nirula Institute of Technology, Guntur
  • Instrumentation Techniques for research in science and Technology on 9-11-2013 at VFSTR University, Vadlamudi
  • Faculty induction programme from 04-07-2013 to 12-07-2013 at VFSTR University, Vadlamudi
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