Indu Bhusan Deb

Dr. Indu Bhusan Deb

Senior Scientist

2008: Ph.D. Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay), Mumbai, India with professor I. N. N. Namboothiri)
2008-2010: Post Doctoral Research Associate, Rutgers – The State University of New Jersey, New Jersey, USA with professor Daniel Seidel)
2011-2013: Post Doctoral Research Associate, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore with professor NAOHIKO Yoshikai)
2013: Research Investigator (April, 2013-Dec, 2013), Bristol Mayer Squibb –Biocon Research Center, Bangalore
2014- Present: Senior Scientist, CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Biology, Kolkata

    • Our research interests lie in the development of new catalytic system using transition metal for C-H/C-X bond functionalization and development of synthetic strategy employing C-H/C-X bond activation chemistry for the synthesis of bioactive small molecules.
    • Asymmetric catalysis using newly designed ligand and catalyst.

  •  NameCategory/JoiningQualification/InstituteE-mail ID
     Ph.D. Students
    1Mr. Aniket MishraSRF, CSIR, 2014M.Sc., IIT Guwahatianiket01mishra@gmail.com    
    08100437411                   
    2Mr. Writhabrata SarkarJRF, CSIR, 2016M.Sc., Jadavpur Univ.writhabrata92@gmail.com
    09051733672
    3Mr. Sumit DasJRF, CSIR, 2017M.Sc., IIT Bhubaneswarsdas020592@gmail.com
    08158082281
    4Mr. Arup BhowmikJRF, UGC, 2017M.Sc., RKM, Narendrapurarupbhowmik.kol@gmail.com
    07890974682
    5Ms. Tripta KumariDST INSPIRE, 2017MS-Pharm, NIPER Kolkatavatstripta@gmail.com
    9883411729
    6Ms. Upasana MukherjeeJRF, UGC, 2017M.Sc., IIT Madrasmukherjee.upa94@gmail.com
    9903984520
    DST-INSPIRE FACULTY
    1.Dr. Paulomi GhoshDST-INSPIRE FACULTYPh.D. IIT Kharagpur,
    Post Doc. CCHMC-USA
    poulomi.paulomi@gmail.com
    09051540409
     Past  M.Sc. Student   
    1  Ms. Anupama RoyMS-Pharm-NIPER-KolB.Pharm, Columbia Institute of Pharmacy, Raipuranupamaroy0208@gmail.com
    9883256051
    2  Ms. Tripta KumariMS-Pharm- NIPER-KolB.Pharm, BIT Mesravatstripta@gmail.com
    9883411729
    3  Mr. Mahesh P.MS-Pharm- NIPER-KolB.Pharm, Kerala Calicut medical collegemaheshp966@gmail.com
    9809966373
    4  Mr. Saidalvi K. M.MS-Pharm- NIPER-KolB.Pharm, Kottayam medical collegesaidalavikm143@gmail.com
    09633635963
    5  Ms. Snigdha ChakrabortyM.ScUniv. of  Calcutta 

    Position available for sincere & dedicated candidates aspiring to do PhD/RA/PDF in the area of synthetic Organic chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry etc. Students with scholarships (CSIR-UGC/NET etc) may directly apply to my email with full CV.

    1. Novel Anticancer Hydrazinoderivatives of Curcuminand Process for Preparation thereof” Namboothiri, I. N. N; Panda, D.; Deb, Indubhusan; Mehta, A.; Wardhan, V.PATENT No: IN-2008MU01568(1568/MUM/2008 dated 23/07/2008).
          1. “Rhodium Catalyzed sp2 C-H Acetoxylation of N-Aryl Azaindoles/ N-Heteroaryl Indolines”
             Aniket Mishra, Tripta Kumari Vats, Mahesh P. Nair, Arindam Das and Indubhusan Deb* Journal of  Organic Chemistry  2017,  82, 12406-12415 (contributed equally).

          1. “Ruthenium-Catalyzed Direct and Selective C–H Cyanation of N-(Hetero)aryl-7-azaindoles” Aniket Mishra, Tripta Kumari Vats and Indubhusan Deb* Journal of Organic Chemistry   81, 6525-6534 [Top 5 most read articles in July, 2016].

          1. Palladium-Catalyzed Oxidative Cyclization for the Synthesis of Indolyl/pyrrolyl-3-phosphonates” Aniket Mishra and Indubhusan Deb* Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis 2016, 358, 2267-2272. [Top 15 most accessed articles in June, 2016].

        1. Facile Access to Ring-Fused Aminals via Direct α-Amination of Secondary Amines with ortho-Aminobenzaldehydes. Synthesis of Vasicine, Deoxyva-sicine, Deoxyvasicinone, Mackinazolinone and Ruteacarpine” Richers, M. T.; Deb, Indubhusan, Platonova, A. Y.; Zhang, C.: Seidel, Daniel. Synthesis 2013, 1730-1748.
        2. Conjugate Addition of Curcumins to Chalcones and Azodicarboxylates” Ayyagari, N.; Mehta A.; Deb, Indubhusan;Mobin, S. M.; Namboothiri, I. N. N. Tetrahedron 2013, 69, 5973-5980.
        3. Phenanthridine Synthesis through Iron-Catalyzed Intramolecular N-Arylation of O-Acetyl OximeDeb, Indubhusan, Yoshikai,  Org. Lett. 2013, 15, 4254-4257.
        4. Palladium-Catalyzed Aerobic Oxidative Cyclization of N-Aryl Imines: Indole Synthesis from Anilines and Ketones Wei, Ye; Deb, Indubhusan, Yoshikai,  J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 1201-1204.  [Highlighted in SYNFACTS 2012 and Angew Chem. Int Edu. 2013]
        5. Redox-Neutral Indole Annulation CascadesHaibach, M. C.; Deb, Indubhusan; De, C. K.; Seidel, Daniel Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 2100-2103. [Top 20 most downloaded articles in Feb, 2011 and Highlighted in SYNFACTS 2011, 440]
        6. Redox Isomerization via Azomethine Ylide Intermediates: N-Alkyl Indoles from Indolines and AldehydesDeb, Indubhusan; Das, D.; Seidel, Daniel . Lett. 2011, 13, 812-815.
        7. Decarboxylative Formation of N-Alkyl Pyrroles from 4-HydroxyprolineDeb, Indubhusan; Coiro, D.; Seidel, Daniel. Commun. 2011, 47, 6473-6475.
        8. Retro-Claisen Condensation vs Pyrrole Formation in Reactions of Amines and 1,3-DiketonesDeb, Indubhusan; Seidel, Daniel. Tetrahedron Lett. 2010, 51, 2945-2947.
        9. Catalytic Enantioselective Intramolecular Redox Reactions: Ring-Fused TetrahydroquinolinesMurarka, S.; Deb, Indubhusan; Zhang, C.; Seidel, Daniel. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 13226-13227. [Highlighted in SYNFORM 2009/09 as well as SYNFACTS 2009(12), 352].
        10. Morita-Baylis- Hillman Reactions Between Conjugated Nitroalkenes or Nitrodienes and Carbonyl Compounds” Deb, Indubhusan; Shanbhag, P.; Mobin, S. M.; Namboothiri, I. N. N. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2009, 4091-4101.
        11. Synthesis of Benzo-Fused Medium Ring Cyclic Ethers via Michael Addition-Ring Closing Metathesis Strategy Involving Nitroaliphatic CompoundsDeb, Indubhusan; John, S.; Namboothiri, I. N. N. Tetrahedron 2007, 63, 11991-11997.
        12. Hydroxyalkylation of Conjugated Nitroalkenes with Activated Nonenolizable Carbonyl CompoundsDeb, Indubhusan; Dadwal, M.; S. M Mobin; Namboothiri, I. N. N. Lett. 2006, 8, 1201-1204.