Dr. Isai Ramakrishna



    Lewis Acid Catalyzed Synthesis of Peptides


    2010B. Sc. TSR and TBK Degree College, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India
    2012M. Sc. Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India
    2019Ph.D. Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India
    Research advisor: Prof.  Mahiuddin Baidya


    Jan.-Nov, 2019Post-doctoral Research Associate, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India,
    Research advisor: Prof.  Mahiuddin Baidya
    Dec., 2019-Chubu University, Aichi, Japan, Molecular Catalyst Research Center, Postdoctoral fellow
    Research advisor: Prof. Hisashi Yamamoto


    Awarded Prof. Ramamurthy Endowment Prize for Best Ph.D. thesis  year of (2018-19), IIT Madras, India

    Institute Research Award 2018-2019 from IIT Madras, IIT Madras, India

    GATE (Chemical Science), 2014, MHRD-India.

    Awarded Lectureship by Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), (Chemical Science) India, 2013

    Qualified Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test for Assistant Professor/Lectureship-2012

    List of Publications

    1. Mukaiyama Aldol Reaction of in situ Generated Nitrosocarbonyl Compounds: Selective C-N Bond Formation and N-O Bond Cleavage in One-Pot for α-amination of ketones
      Isai Ramakrishna, Gowri Sankar Grandhi, Harekrishna Sahoo, Mahiuddin Baidya* Chem. Commun201551, 13976.
    2. Brønsted Acid Mediated N–O Bond Cleavage for α-Amination of Ketones through Aromatic Nitroso Aldol Reaction
      Isai Ramakrishna, Harekrishna Sahoo, Mahiuddin Baidya* Chem. Commun201652, 3215.
    3. Copper-Catalyzed 8-Amido Chelation Induced Remote C-H Amination of Quinolines
      Harekrishna Sahoo, Mallu Kesava Reddy, Isai Ramakrishna, Mahiuddin Baidya* Chem. Eur. J. 201622, 1592.
    4. Advanced Nitroso Aldol Reaction: Metal-Free Cross-Coupling of Anilines with Silyl Enol Ethers en route to α-Amino Ketones
      Isai Ramakrishna, Vinod Bhajammanavar, Sumitava Mallik, Mahiuddin Baidya*Org. Lett201719, 516.
    5. Ambident Reactivity of Nitroso Compounds for Direct Amination and Hydroxylation of Carbonyls
      Suman Dana, Isai Ramakrishna, Mahiuddin Baidya* Synthesis 201749, 3281.
    6. Nitrosocarbonyl–Henry and Denitration Cascade: Efficient Synthesis of α-Ketoamides and α-Keto Oximes.
      Mallu Kesava Reddy, Sumitava Mallik, Isai Ramakrishna, Mahiuddin Baidya* Org. Lett201719, 1694.
    7. Cross-Aldol Reaction of Activated Carbonyls with Nitrosocarbonyl Intermediates: Stereoselective Synthesis towards α-Hydroxy-β-amino Esters and Amides.
      Sumitava Mallik, Vinod Bhajammnavar, Isai Ramakrishna, Mahiuddin Baidya* Org. Lett201719, 3843.
    8. Divergent Reactivity of gem-Difluoroenolates toward Nitrogen Electrophiles: Unorthodox Nitroso Aldol Reaction for Rapid Synthesis of α-Ketoamides 
      Mallu Kesava Reddy, Isai Ramakrishna, Mahiuddin Baidya* Org. Lett201820, 4610.
    9. Synthesis of Chiral 1,2-Oxazinanes and Isoxazolidines via Nitroso Aldol Reaction of Distal Dialdehydes
      Isai Ramakrishna, Panduga Ramaraju, Mahiuddin Baidya*  Org. Lett201820, 1023..
    10. Organocatalyzed Annulation Cascade towards Asymmetric Functionalization of Dibenzoxazepines and Dibenzothiazepines with Vicinal Tertiary Streogenic Centers
      Isai Ramakrishna, Mallu Kesava Reddy, Mahiuddin Baidya* ChemistrySelect20194, 8207.
    11. Nickel-Catalyzed Direct Alkenylation of Methyl-Heteroarenes with Primary Alcohols
      Bose Muthu Ramalingam, Isai Ramakrishna, Mahiuddin Baidya.* J. Org. Chem201984, 9819
    12. Atom Transfer Oxidative Radical Cascade of Aryl Alkynoatestowards 1,1-Dichalcogenide Olefins
      Harekrishna Sahoo, Isai Ramakrishna, Anup Mandal, Mahiuddin Baidya* Chem. Asian. J. 201914, 4549.