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.
Schmauch, Marissa et al. “Macromonomer Synthesis towards Improving the Healing Efficiency of a Self-Healing Epoxy Matrix.” ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY. Vol. 251. 2016. 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.