Phone: +91-(033)-2337 4761

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Dr. Achintya Kumar Sarkar

 
Head & Professor
 
Chemistry

Academic background:
M Sc, Ph.D. (Cantab), Ph. D. (Cal)

Joined WBES on: 01/02/1993

Joined Bidhannagar College on: 15/10/2015

Number of Publications: 29

Mobile: 8910958669

Email: achinsarkar@gmail.com



Name of the Colleges served till date
1) Presidency College
2) Durgapur Government College

Areas of Specialization
1) Organic Chemistry

Areas of Teaching
1) Organic Chemistry

Areas of Research Interests
1) Organic Chemistry

List of Publications (Journal/Proceedings)
1) 1. Isoflavidinin and Isooxoflavidinin, Two New Modified 9,10-Dihydrophenanthrenes from the Orchids Pholidota articulata, Otochilus porecta and Otochilus fusca, P. L. Majumder, A. K. Sarkar and (Miss) J. Chakraborti, Phytochemistry, 21, 2713 (1982).
2) 2. Imbricatin, a New Modified 9,10-Dihydrophenanthrene Derivative of the Orchid Pholidota imbricata, P. L. Majumder and A. K. Sarkar, Indian J. Chem., 21B, 829 (1982).
3) 3. Flavidin, a Novel 9,10-Dihydrophenanthrene Derivative of the Orchids Coelogyne flavida, Pholidota articulata and Otochilus fusca, P. L. Majumder, N. Datta, and A. K. Sarkar, J. Nat. Prod. (LLOYDIA), 45, 730 (1982).
4) Diastereoselactive aldol reactions of b-silylenolates: A new regiocontrolled synthesis of allylsilanes; I. Fleming, A. K. Sarkar; J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 1986, 1199.
5) 5. The stereochemistry of osmylation, epoxydation and methylenation of allylsilanes; I. Fleming, A. K. Sarkar and A. P. Thomas, J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 1987, 157.
6) 6. The stereochemistry of an SE2” reaction of a chiral dienylmethylsilane, I. Fleming, N. D. Kindon and A. K. Sarkar, Tetrahedron Lett., 28, 1987, 5921.
7) 7. Sterocontrol in organic synthesis using silicon compounds, I. Fleming, D. R. Higgins and A. K. Sarkar, Selectivities in Lewis Acid Promoted Reactions, D. Schinzer (Ed.), C289, 1989, 265-280.
8) 8. Diastereofacial selectivity in Diels-Alder Reaction of a diene having a Stereogenic Centre carrying a silyl group adjacent to the diene system, I. Fleming, A. K. Sarkar, M. J. Doyle and P. Raithby, J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 1, 1989, 2023.
9) 9. Model Synthetic Studies for the Construction of 5H-Phenanthro [4,5-bcd] pyran and Pyrone Systems, P.L. Majumder and A. K. Sarkar, J. Indian Chem. Soc., 66, 673(1989) [Invited Paper for the Acharya P. C. Ray 125th Birthday Commemoration Issue ].
10) 10. The stereochemistry of the vinylogous Peterson elimination, I. Fleming, I. T. Morgan and A. K. Sarkar, J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 1990, 1575.
11) 11. Synthesis of 3-acyl-3-alkyloxindoles, C. J. Flan, L. E. Overman and A. K. Sarkar, Tetrahedron Lett., 32, 1991, 6993.
12) 12. Iodide-promoted aldiminium ion – alkyne cyclizations. A covenient synthesis of substituted tetrahydropyridines and 3-alkylidenepiperidines, L. E. Overman and A. K. Sarkar, Tetrahedron Lett., 33, 1992, 4103.
13) 13. The stereochemistry of the reaction of allylsilanes with osmium tetroxide and of the epoxidation and methylenation of allylsilanes, I. Fleming, N. J. Lawrence, A. K. Sarkar and A. P. Thomas. J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 1, 1992, 3303.
14) 14. A regiocontrolled and stereocontrolled synthesis of allylsilanes from -silylenolates, I. Fleming, S. Gil, A. K. Sarkar and T. Schmidlin, . J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 1, 1992, 3351.
15) 15. Hofmann elimination of some tetrahydropyridines: stereoselective synthesis of dienylmethylsilanes, A. K. Sarkar and N. Sarkar, J. Chem. Res. (s), 1992, 309.
16) 16. An efficient synthesis of cis- Jasmone, A. K. Sarkar, J. Chem. Res. (s), 1992, 418.
17) 17. Synthesis of Z-allylic alcohols from propargylic alcohols using silicon, A. K. Sarkar, Indian J. Chem., 32B, 1993, 670.
18) 18. Diastereoselectivity in the SE2” reaction of chiral pentadienylsilanes: A test for the relative importance of steric and electronic effects, I. Fleming, G. R. Jones, N. D. Kindon, Y. Landais, C. P. Leslie I. T. Morgan, S. Peukert and A. K. Sarkar, J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans.1, 1996, 1171.
19) 19. Synthesis of a phenolic analog of aphidicolin. Diminished stereoselection in intramolecular 6-exo Heck reactions of substrates having a hydrocarbon tether, M. Abelman, N. Kado, L. E. Overman and A. K. Sarkar, Synlett, 1997, 1469.
20) 20. The stereochemistry of the vinylogous Peterson elimination, I. Fleming, I. T. Morgan and A. K. Sarkar, J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans.1, 1998, 2749.
21) 21. Studies on alkylation of Hagemann’s ester and its derivatives with alkyl halides and Michael acceptors, P. K. Sen, T. Das, K. Maiti, B. Maiti and A. K. Sarkar, J. Indian Chem. Soc., 76, 1999, 583.
22) 22. A generalized route to the synthesis of β-furyl-α, β-unsaturated aldehydes through Suzuki reactions, K. Samanta, G. K. Kar, A. K. Sarkar, Tetrahedron Lett., 49, 2008, 1461.
23) 23. Interaction of 9,10-anthraquinone with adenine and 2′-deoxyadenosine, A. Bose, A. K. Sarkar, S. Basu, Biophys Chem., 136(1), 2008, 59.
24) 24. Role of sugar in controlling reaction pathways: A study with thymine and thymidine, A. Bose, A. K. Sarkar and S. Basu, Journal of Luminescence, 129(10), 2009, 1186.
25) 25. Intramolecular gold(III) catalysed Diels-Alder reaction of 1-(2-furyl)-hex-1-en-5-yn-3-ol derivatives: A short and generalised route for the synthesis of hydroxyphenanthrene derivatives. K. Samanta, G. K. Kar, A. K. Sarkar, Tetrahedron Lett. 2012, 53, 1376
26) 26. Studies towards the Synthesis of Chrysen-6-ol and Benzo[c]phenanthren-5-ol Derivatives: Usual and Unusual Observations, K. Samanta, G. K. Kar, A. K. Sarkar. Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds, 2012, 32(4), 515-530.
27) 27. Pyrolysis of calcium salt of alkoxybenzoic acids fails to produce diarylketones: An unusual observation. K. Samanta, A. K. Sarkar, G. K. Kar; Synthetic Communications, 2013, 43, 384-391.
28) 28. Efficient acetylation of primary amines and amino acids in environmentally benign brine solution using acetyl chloride, K Basu, S. Chakraborty, A K. Sarkar and C. Saha; J. Chem. Sci., 2013, 125, 607-613.
29) 29. An expedite synthesis of some angularly fused novel ‘U’-shaped tetracyclicfurophenanthraquinones simulating ABCD rings of Isotanshinone-II, K. Samanta, A Sarkar, A K Sarkar, G K Kar, Chemistry Select, 2021, 6, 6006-6010.

List of Publications (Book/Chapter)
1) nil

List of Lectures in Seminar/Conferences
1) 20

On-going or Completed Research Projects
1) nil

Awards/Grants received
1) nil

Member of Academic Bodies
1) Board of Studies in Chemistry, RKMR COllege, Narendrapur
2) Board of Studies in Chemistry, R K Mission Vidyamandira, Belur

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