Research Papers

Selected peer-reviewed publications.

The Cytoskyrin Cascade: A  FacileEntry into Cytoskyrin A, Deoxyrubroskyrin, Rugulin, Skyrin, and Flavoskyrin Model Systems. K.C.Nicolaou, C.D.Papgaeorgiou, J.L.Piper and R.K.Chadha, Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 22, 5846-5851 (2005).

Synthesis, Characterization and Hydrolytic behaviour of Mixed-Ligand Diorganotin Esters. R.Shankar, M. Kumar, R.K.Chadha and G.Hundal, Inorg. Chem., 42, 8585-8591 (2003).

Synthesis and characterisation of [M2Fe2(L)2(CO)6 (3-E)2{-CC(Ph)C(Ph)C}] and [M2Fe2(L)2(CO)4( 3-E)2{-CC(Ph)(CO)C(Ph)C}] (L = 5-C5Me5 or 5-C5H5, M = Mo or W, E = S, Se or Te). P.Mathur, P.Payra, S.Ghose, M.Hossain, C.V.Satyanarayana, F.O.Chicote and R.K.Chadha. J. Organomet. Chem., 606, 176-182 (2000).

Reactions of Dimethyl Sulfite with Diorganotin Oxides. S.P.Narula, S. Kaur, R.Shankar, S. Verma, P. Venugopalan, S.K.Sharma and R.K.Chadha, Inorg. Chem., 38, 4777-4783 (1999).

Total Synthesis of Combretastatins D. E.A. Couladouros, I.C.Soufli, V.I.Moutsos and R.K.Chadha, Eur. J. Chem, 4, 33043 (1998).

New Synthetic Technology for the Construction of 9-membered Ring Cyclic Ethers. Construction of EFGH Ring Skeleton of Brevetoxin A. K.C.Nicolaou, Z. Yang, M. Oullette, G.Q.Shi, P. Gartner, J.L.Gunzner, K.A.Agrios, R.Huber, R.Chadha and D.H.Huang, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 119, 8105-8106 (1997).

Chirally enshrouded 2,6-Diarylbenzoic Acids with Two-fold Symmetry. C.T.Chen, R.Chadha, J.S.Siegel and K.Hardcastle, Tetra. Letters, 36, 8403-8406 (1995).

Structures of Sweet and Bitter Peptide Diastereomers by NMR, computer Simulations and X-Ray Crystallography. M.Goodman, T.Yamazaki, T.I.Zhu, E.Benedetti and R.K.Chadha, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 115, 428-432 (1993).

Synthesis, Structure and Dynamics of a Macrocyclophane. M. Lofthagen, R.Chadha and J.S.Siegel, J.Am.Chem.Soc., 113, 8785-8790 (1991).

(Et3Te+Ag4I5-)n: Synthesis and X-ray Structure of a Layered Polyanion, R.K.Chadha, Inorg. Chem., 27, 1507-1510 (1988).

The Preparation and Crystal Structure of Unusual Copper-Sulhur Cage complex, Cu8(SC5H11)4(S2CSC5H11).
R.K.Chadha, R.Kumar and D.G.Tuck, J.C.S. Chem. Comm., 188-189 (1986).