Chemistry and Biochemistry 918-631-3520
http://hussaini.ens.utulsa.edu/index.html Curriculum Vitae [PDF]
Ph.D., Oxford University
M.S., University of Karachi
B.S., University of Karachi
Development of Selective C-C Bond Forming Methods
Synthesis of Bioactive Compounds
Physical Organic Chemistry
Synthetic Organic Chemistry
The following may be selected publications rather than a comprehensive list.
Pal, Arpal et al. “Copper-Catalyzed Chemoselective Cross-Coupling Reaction of Thioamides and α-Diazocarbonyl Compounds: Synthesis of Enaminones.” Tetrahedron Letters 58.6 (2017): 586–589. Print.
Pal, Arpan et al. “Corrigendum to ‘Copper-Catalyzed Chemoselective Cross-Coupling Reaction of Thioamides and α-Diazocarbonyl Compounds: Synthesis of Enaminones’ [Tetrahedron Lett. 58 (2017) 586–589].” Tetrahedron Letters 58.9 (2017): 902 -. Print.
Hussaini, Syed, Raghu Chamala, and Zhiguo Wang. “The Eschenmoser Sulfide Contraction Method and Its Application in the Synthesis of Natural Products .” Tetrahedron 71.36 (2015): 6017–6086. Print.
Elliott, M et al. “Identification of Novel Proteasome Inhibitors from an Enaminone Library.” Chemical biology & drug design (2014): n. pag. Print.
Koduri, N et al. “Enaminones via Ruthenium-Catalyzed Coupling of Thioamides and α-Diazocarbonyl Compounds.” The Journal of organic chemistry 79.16 (2014): 7405–14. Print.
Hussaini, Syed. “Converting Chair-like Transition States into Zig-Zag Projections.” Resonance 19.9 (2014): 846–850. Print.
Koduri, Naga et al. “Acceleration of the Eschenmoser Coupling Reaction by Sonication: Efficient Synthesis of Enaminones.” RSC Adv. 3.1 (2013): 181–188. Print.
Koduri, N et al. “Ruthenium Catalyzed Synthesis of Enaminones.” Organic letters 14.2 (2012): 440–3. Print.
Hussaini, Syed. “Method for the Drawing of Newman Projections: Understanding Newman Projections with the Help of Hands.” Resonance 17.3 (2012): 291–294. Print.
Kimura, Y. et al. “Synthesis of Stacked-Cup Carbon Nanotubes in a Metal Free Low Temperature System.” Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters 3.1 (2011): 4–10. Print.
Hussaini, Syed. “Interconversion of Fischer and Zig-Zag Projections Learning Stereochemistry with the Help of Hands.” Resonance 15.4 (2010): 351–354. Print.
Hussaini, Syed, and G.B. Hammond. “Eschenmoser Coupling Reaction of Selenoamides. Synthesis of Enamino Ester.” Arkivoc 2008.13 (2008): 129–136. Print.
Hussaini, Syed, and M Moloney. “2,5-Disubstituted Pyrrolidines: Synthesis by Enamine Reduction and Subsequent Regioselective and Diastereoselective Alkylations.” Organic & biomolecular chemistry 4.13 (2006): 2600–15. Print.
Faulkner, J et al. “On the Sequence of Bond Formation in Loline Alkaloid Biosynthesis.” Chembiochem : a European journal of chemical biology 7.7 (2006): 1078–88. Print.
Hussaini, Syed, and M.G. Moloney. “Regioselective Reduction of β-Enaminoesters.” Synthetic Communications 35.8 (2005): 1129–1134. Print.
Hussaini, Syed, and Mark Moloney. “Cis-Selective Synthesis of 2,5-Disubstituted Pyrrolidines .” Tetrahedron Letters 45.6 (2004): 1125–1127. Print.
Hussaini, Syed, and M Moloney. “2,5-Disubstituted Pyrrolidines: Versatile Regioselective and Diastereoselective Synthesis by Enamine Reduction and Subsequent Alkylation.” Organic & biomolecular chemistry 1.11 (2003): 1838–41. Print.
Chang, Daniel, Michael Keller, and Syed Hussaini. “Synthesis of Norbornene Derivatives for the Incorpoartion into the Matrix of Self-Healing Epoxies.” ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY. Vol. 245. 2013. Print.