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Dr. S.Bhagavathy

Designation : Associate Professor
Nature of Employment : Regular
Qualification : M.Sc.,
Phone :
Email ID : bhagavathy@crescent.education

Educational Backround

Programme Discipline University Year
Ph.D. Organic Chemistry I.I.T. Madras 2003
M.Sc.Ed. General Chemistry University of Mysore 1996
B.Sc.Ed. Chemistry University of Mysore 1994


Academic Experience

Designation Institution Duration
Associate Professor B. S. Abdur Rahman Institute July 2011 – till date
Assistant Professor B. S. Abdur Rahman Institute Aug 2009 – June 2011
Project Leader Shasun Research Centre Sept 2005 – May 2009
Post Doctoral Fellow Eidengonische Technische Horschule, Zurich, Switzerland Sept 2003 – July 2005
Ph.D. Fellow Exchange Student Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ, USA Nov 2000 – Oct 2001


Areas of Research Interest

  • Synthetic carbohydrate chemistry
  • Heterocyclic chemistry (coumarins, chromones and beta lactams)
  • Microwave assisted synthetic chemistry

Research Publications:

S.No. Title with page nos. Journal details Link
1 An Exclusive [1,3]-ortho migration and a domino [1,3]-[1,3]-para rearrangement in uncatalysed aromatic Claisen rearrangement – Thermal rearrangement of 3-aryloxymethyl chromones and synthesis of cis-homopterocarpanes. Chemistry Letters

2015, 551-555

2 Novel Synthesis of 3,3-Bis-(4-chromone-3-ylmethyl)-chroman-4-ones. Syncomm

2011, 2165-2170

3 Montmorillonite K-10 clay catalyzed Ferrier rearrange ment of 2-C-hydroxy methyl-D-glycals, 3,4,6-tri-O-alkyl- D-glycals, and 3,4-(dihydro-2H-pyran-5-yl)methanol: a few unexpected domino trans formations. Carbohydrate Research

2011, 1654-1661

4 Trifluoroacetic acid mediated facile transformation of 2-C-hydroxymethyl-d-glycals to chiral pyrano[2,3-b]benzopyrans. Carbohydrate Research

2009, 521-525

5 Efficient and practical synthesis of dissymmetrical ethers of 4-nitrocatechol. Synthetic commun.

2008, 3088-3106

6 Inhibition of O-GlcNAcase by a gluco-configured nagstatin and a PUGNAc–imidazole hybrid inhibitor. Chemical commun.

2006, 4372-4374

7 Synthesis of new C(2)-substituted gluco-configured tetrahydro imidazopyridines and their evaluation as glucosidase inhibitors. Helv. Chim Acta

2005, 2593-2602

8 Stereoselective synthesis of a C-glycosylic compound (a “methyl C-glycoside”) through a regioselective free-radical ring-opening reaction. A single-crystal X-ray structure determination. Carbohydrate Research

2002, 1523-1527

9 Microwave-induced montzmorillonite K10-catalyzed Ferrier rearrange-ment of tri-O-acetyl-D-galactal: mild, eco-friendly, rapid glycosidation with allylic rearrangement. Tetrahedron Letters

2002, 6795-6798


International Conferences:

  • Presented an invited lecture in Emerging Trends in glycoscience and glycotechnology, a satellite synpoisum of ICS27 in IIT Delhi during 8-10thJan 2014.
  • D. Somasundaram, K.K. Balasubramanian, S. Bhagavathy Synthesis of aryl ethers of glycols via Ullman coupling. 27th International Carbohydrate Symposium, IISc Bangalore, 12-17th January 2014.
  • Devarajan, K; Balasubramanian, K.K.; Bhagavathy, S. Thermal and trifluoroacetic acid catalysed rearrangement of 3-aryloxymethyl chromones, Oral presentation in the 244th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, August 19-23, 2012.
  • Devarajan, K.; Balasubramanian, K.K.; Bhagavathy, S. 3rd International Conference on Heterocyclic Chemistry, A novel base mediated trimerisation of 3-hydroxymethyl chromones, 10-13 December 2011, University of Rajasthan.
  • Bose, A.K.; Rumthao, S.; S. Bhagavathy; Balasubramanian, K.K.; Manhas, M. S. 223rd ACS National Meeting, Orlando, FL, United States, April 7-11, 2002, MEDI-253.
  • S. Bhagavathy, Balasubramanian, K.K. 221st ACS National Meeting, San Diego, CA, United States, 2001, CARB-80.
  • S. Bhagavathy, Rumthao, S.; Balasubramanian, K.K.; Bose, A.K. New Jersey Academy of Sciences, 46th Annual Meeting, Union, NJ, United States, April 7, 2001.