Editorial Board ::: Current Organocatalysis

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Editor-in-Chief:
Bimal K. Banik
Vice President of Research & Education Development
Community Health Systems of South Texas (CHSST)
Edinburg, Texas
USA


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Editor-in-Chief:

Bimal K. Banik (Biography
Bimal K. Banik

Dr. Banik is the Vice President of Research & Education Development of Community Health Systems of South Texas. He has been involved in research, teaching, mentoring, advising and administration in USA for the past 27 years. He was a Tenured Full Professor and President’s Endowed Professor at the University of Texas-Pan American. Dr. Banik has been awarded several million dollar grants by NIH, NCI and Private Foundation. Importantly, he has published and presented approximately 700 papers and patented numerous discoveries. He has received many national and international prestigious awards in diverse areas. Currently, he is the editor-in-chief of 4 journals.

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Vice President of Research & Education Development
Community Health Systems of South Texas (CHSST)
Edinburg, Texas
USA



Associate Editors:

I.P. Beletskaya
Laboratory of Organoelement Chemistry
Moscow State University
Leninskie Gory 1
Moscow
Russia

R.S. Varma (Biography
R.S. Varma

Dr. Varma obtained his Ph.D. from Delhi University in 1976. After postdoctoral positions at Robert Robinson Laboratories, University of Liverpool, UK, he was a faculty member at Baylor College of Medicine, Senior Scientist at Houston Advanced Research Center, and Research Professor at Sam Houston State University prior to joining as senior scientist in the Sustainable Technology Division at US Environmental Protection Agency in 1999. He has over 40 years of research experience in management of multi-disciplinary technical programs ranging sustainable nanomaterials to development of eco-friendly synthetic methods using microwaves, ultrasound and mechanochemical mixing. He has published over 450 scientific papers, awarded 15 US Patents, 7 books, 27 book chapters and 3 encyclopedia contributions with (H-Index 89) and total citations ~ 25,000.

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National Risk Management Research Laboratory
Cincinnati, OH
USA


Regional Editors:

Region: Asia
C.F. Chen (Biography
C.F. Chen

Prof. Chen is now working at Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences. In 2000, he was selected for Hundred Talents Program by CAS. In 2006, he was awarded National Science Fund of China for Distinguished Young Scholars. He has published about 250 research papers and 3 books during the last two decades. His current research interests include (1) synthesis of triptycene-derived macrocyclic hosts and their applications in supramolecular chemistry, (2) synthesis of novel chiral organic dyes and their applications in organic functional materials, (3) synthesis of helicene-based catalysts and their applications in catalytic asymmetric synthesis.

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Chinese Academy of Sciences
Beijing
China
A. Lei
Wuhan University
Wuhan
China
H. Idriss
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
Ryadh
Saudi Arabia
S. You (Biography
S. You

Shuli You was born in Henan, China, and received his BSc in chemistry from Nankai Univ. (1996). He obtained his PhD from Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry (SIOC) in 2001 under the supervision of Prof. Lixin Dai before doing postdoctoral studies with Prof. Jeffery Kelly at The Scripps Research Institute. From 2004, he worked at the Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation as a PI before returning to SIOC as a Professor in 2006. His research interests mainly focus on asymmetric C-H functionalization and catalytic asymmetric dearomatization (CADA) reactions.

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Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Shanghai
China
M.L. Kantam (Biography
M.L. Kantam

Prof. Lakshmi Kantam is Dr.B.P. Godrej Distinguished Professor of Green Chemistry and Sustainability Engineering at Department of Chemical Engineering, Institute of Chemical Technology, Matunga, Mumbai-400019, India. She has 32 years of experience in the research, design and development of catalysts for innovative green and economical processes for chemical industry. Earlier, she served as Director at CSIR-IICT, Hyderabad. She has authored more than 320 publications, 42 patents and five book chapters. She is an Adjunct Professor at Tezpur Central University , Tezpur, Assam and RMIT University, Melbourne , Australia.

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CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Technology
Hyderabad
India
Region: Europe
B. Gabriele (Biography
B. Gabriele

Prof. Gabriele received the PhD in Chemical Sciences from the University of Calabria (Italy). After a research position at the University of Parma (Italy) with Professor Gian Paolo Chiusoli, he joined Prof. Ronald Breslow’s group at Columbia University (New York, USA) as a post-doc fellow for one year. He them came back to the University of Calabria, where he was promoted to Full Professor in 2006. He is author of more than 140 peer-reviewed papers in international journals and 15 patents. His research interests include the development of novel catalytic methods for the production of high value added molecules under sustainable conditions and the development of novel synthetic processes for carbon oxide reutilization

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University of Calabria
Cosenza
Italy
Region: North America
J.C.G. Zhao
University of Texas at San Antonio
San Antonio, TX
USA

Editorial Board Members:

D. Bandyopadhyay
University of Texas-Pan American
Edinburg, TX
USA

D.I. Brahmbhatt (Biography
D.I. Brahmbhatt

Dr. D.I.Brahmbhatt is Head(Ex.) and Professor of Organic Chemistry at Department of Chemistry, Sardar Patel University, Gujarat, India. He has 37 years of research and teaching experience. His research area is organometalic reaction, organic synthesis especially oxygen and nitrogen heterocycles, microwave assisted organic synthesis and synthesis of natural products. He has produced 22 Ph.D. students and published more than 60 research papers. He has remained as a chairman of board of studies in Chemistry, coordinator of UGC - CEAP(Center of Excellence in Applied Polymers) programme at S.P.University and member on board of CAS (Center for Advanced Study) programme at Department of Chemistry, S.P.University and acted as a committee member in different committees at Sardar Patel University.

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Sardar Patel University
Gujarat
India

W.L. Dai (Biography
W.L. Dai

Dr. Wei-Lin Dai is a faculty member and professor of chemistry in Fudan University (P.R. China) where he teaches experimental physical chemistry and some courses for graduate students. He has nearly 20 years of experience in the research and development of new catalysts and processes in catalysis and green chemistry. During his career at Fudan Univ., Dr. Wei-Lin Dai holds a Ph.D. in physical chemistry from Fudan Univ.. Notably, he has authored more than 200 articles, 25 patents, and three chapters of academic books.

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Fudan University
Shanghai
China

J.J. Gutierrez (Biography
J.J. Gutierrez

Dr. Gutierrez is a Professor at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. He has more than 20 years of teaching experience and currently teaches several courses in Organic Chemistry. His research interests are catalysis and the synthesis of organic materials with potential applications in electronics. Dr. Gutierrez has authored more than 30 scientific papers, 2 patents, and 3 book chapters. He was the recipient of the 2015 University of Texas Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award.

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University of Texas-Pan American
Edinburg, TX
USA

R. Karvembu (Biography
R. Karvembu

Dr. R. Karvembu is working as Associate Professor in the Department of Chemistry at National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, India. His areas of interest are Catalysis and Organometallics. He has obtained Ph.D. from Bharathiar University, India and subsequently carried out post doctoral research at Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea. He has authored more than 100 research articles and guided many graduate and master students.

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National Institute of Technology
Tiruchirappalli
India

J.M.C. Martin (Biography
J.M.C. Martin

Dr. Campos-Martín is Scientific Researcher of CSIC and founding shareholder of Soluciones Cataliticas IBERCAT S. L. He is specialized in the development of novel homogeneous and heterogeneous catalytic processes, with a strong emphasis on the efficient usage of raw materials and energy as well as on the minimal generation of unwanted by-products. In agreement with this objective, my research is focused in immediate technological application. In these studies, a great variety of techniques and experimental methodologies are usually applied, in which it can be pointed out: spectroscopic techniques (UV-Vis, NIR, FTIR, XPS, XANES), thermal analysis (TG, TPR, TPD, TPO), analytical techniques (GC, GC/MS, mass spectrometry), electron microscopy and X-ray diffraction etc. A detailed listing of publications can be obtained at http://orcid.org/0000-0002-7913-9851

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Institute of Catalysis and Petrochemistry, CSIC
Madrid
Spain

R.C. Maurya
MITS, Lakshmangarh
Rajasthan
India

M.L.N. Rao (Biography
M.L.N. Rao

Maddali L. N. Rao obtained Ph.D. in 1996 from the University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, India. He had carried out post doctoral research in Japan and USA before joining IIT Kanpur in the year 2003. Dr. Rao with more than 20 years of research experience is currently Professor in the Department of Chemistry, IIT Kanpur. He has been actively involved in the development of New Generation Cross-coupling reactions, GREEN Organometallic methods for organic synthesis. His other broad research interests spread across Organic Synthesis, Metal-catalyzed reactions, Organocatalysis, microwave-mediated organic synthesis, organometallics and Green Chemistry.

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Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Kanpur
India

V. Singh
University of Allahabad
Allahabad
India

A.M. Trzeciak
University of Wrocław
Wrocław
Poland

W.J. Xiao
Central China Normal University
Wuhan
China

G. Zhao (Biography
G. Zhao

Dr. Zhao is a professor of Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry (SIOC), Chinese Academy of Sciences., and head of Key Laboratory of Synthetic Chemistry of Natural Substances, Chinese Academy of Sciences. He has about 28 years of experience in the research on the organic chemistry. Dr. Zhao received a Ph. D. in organic Chemistry from SIOC. Dr. Zhao has authored more than 140 manuscripts, 9 patents, and co-editor “Green Organic Catalysis”. His research has been focused on organic catalysis, synthesis of natural products, green chemistry, as well as organoflurine chemistry.

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Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry
Shanghai
China

N.G. Bhat
University of Texas-Pan American
Edinburg, TX
USA

T. Brinck
KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Stockholm
Sweden

D.K. Dutta (Biography
D.K. Dutta

Dr. Dutta is a Chief Scientist (Retd.), Materials Science and Technology Division, CSIR-North-East Institute of Science and Technology (NEIST), Jorhat 785006, Assam, India. He has nearly 32 years of research experience in the area of chemical sciences relating to synthesis of metal complexes, homogeneous and heterogeneous catalysis, nanoparticles of metals etc, Dr. Dutta has published more than 90 research papers in sci journals, 45 patents, 6 book chapters, guided 15 Ph.D. students. He received several awards for his R&D achievements.

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CSIR-North East Institute of Science and Technology
Assam
India

L.-N. He (Biography
L.-N. He

Dr. He obtained a doctorate in Chemistry from Nankai University. Currently Dr. He is a Professor of Chemistry at Nankai University, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry. Prof. He has authored over 190 scientific publications and held 21 patents. He edited 12 books and chapters (ACS book series, John Wiley & Sons, Springer, Elsevier,CRC Press Taylor @ Francis), delivered more than 60 invited lectures at international conferences. He is a Series Editor of “Green Chemistry and Sustainable Technology”, editor-in chief of “Current Organic Synthesis” and on the editorial board of a dozen of international scientific journals.

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Nankai University
Tianjin
China

W.J. Kinart
University of Lodz
Lodz
Poland

L. M. Martins (Biography
L. M. Martins

Professor Martins got her Chemical Engineering degree (1990), Ph.D. (1996) and Habilitation (2015) from Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon. She is Researcher (Core Member) at Centro de Química Estrutural (Coordination Chemistry and Catalysis Group) of Instituto Superior Técnico, since 1992 and member of the Research Core Team and of the Executive Committee of the PhD programme - Catalysis and Sustainability. She was appointed (1996) as Adjunct Professor at the Chemical Engineering Department of Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa (ISEL), Polytechnic Institute of Lisbon. She is also the Vice-President of the said Department. Prof. Martins has authored more than 100 manuscripts, 13 patents, and 2 book chapters, and supervised several PhD (12) and Master (14) students. She is also President of the Portuguese Electrochemical Society.

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The University of Lisbon
Lisbon
Portugal

M. Ozil (Biography
M. Ozil

Musa Özil, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Recep Tayyip Erdogan University in Turkey. His research interests are design, synthesis and biological evaluation of new heterocyclic compounds such as triazole, oxadiazole, thiadiazole, benzimidazole, coumarine… etc. He is the member of the Editorial Board of Current Organocatalysis, Chemistry of Heterocyclic Compounds and Current Microwave Chemistry. He has published over 60 research articles, meeting abstracts, and book chapters.

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Recep Tayyip Erdogan University
Rize
Turkey

M.R. Saboktakin
Faravar Chemie Tara Engineering Company
Tabriz
Iran

G. Song (Biography
G. Song

Professor Song got a PhD degree in Chemical Engineering from East China University of Science and Technology (ECUST) in 1991. He is now a Full Professor in the school of pharmacy, ECUST, China. He brings nearly 20 years of experience in teaching and research on green chemistry and has published more than 70 papers.

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East China University of Science and Technology (ECUST)
Shanghai
China

G.W. Wang
University of Science and Technology of China
Hefei
China

R.N. Yadav
University of Texas-Pan American
Edinburg, TX
USA

J. Zhou (Biography
J. Zhou

Jian Zhou obtained his PhD in 2004 from Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, CAS, under the guidance of Prof. Yong Tang. After postdoctoral research with Professor Shū Kobayashi at the University of Tokyo, and Professor Benjamin List at Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung, he joined East China Normal University as Professor from November 2008. His research interests focus on developing new methodology to construct fully substituted carbon stereocenters. He has received the “Thieme Chemistry Journal Award 2011”. He is now the member of Advisory Board of Acta Chimica Sinica, Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, Mini-Reviews in Organic Chemistry and Current Organocatalysis.

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East China Normal University
Shanghai
China

G. Brahmachari (Biography
G. Brahmachari

Dr. Brahmachari presently holds the position of full professor of chemistry at Visva-Bharati (a Central University), India. He received Ph.D. (Organic Chemistry) in 1997 from the same University and joined his alma mater as assistant professor in 1998. He has about 18 years of experience in both teaching and research at the University level. He has supervised several PhD students so far, and produced nearly 160 scientific publications including original research papers, review articles, books and invited book chapters in the fields of natural products and green chemistry. He has authored/edited 17 books and more than 30 book chapters so far published by internationally reputed major presses. He is the Series Editor of the Elsevier Book Series ‘Natural Product Drug Discovery’, and Editor-in-Chief of Signpost Open Access journal of Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry (ISBN: 2321-4163). Prof. Brahmachari is a Who’s Who in the World-2015 & 2016 Listee, and also a recipient of Academic Brilliance Award-2015 (Excellence in Research).

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Visva-Bharati University
Santiniketan
India

C.R.D. Correia (Biography
C.R.D. Correia

Prof. Correia obtained his PhD degree from Stanford University, USA. He started his independent career at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. He then moved to the State University of Campinas (Unicamp), Brazil, where he is currently full professor. He acted as head of Graduate Studies Committee, and as vice-director of the Institute for the period 2009 – 2010. Prof. Correia is the recipient of the 3M "Non-Tenured Faculty Award", and the “Unicamp Zeferino Vaz Excellence Award”. He has published more than 100 papers and is named inventor of 8 patents. His main research interests are in homogeneous metal-catalyzed reactions, ligand design, and development of new synthetic methodologies.

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State University of Campinas - UNICAMP
São Paulo
Brazil

M. El-Newehy (Biography
M. El-Newehy

Dr. El-Newehy, Associate Professor at King Saud University Saudi Arabia, and at Tanta University, Egypt. He has almost 21 years of academic experience. He was a visiting professor at Donghua University, China and at Chonbuk National University, Korea. He was a Postdoc at Yamagata University, Japan, and ICS-UNIDO Fellow, at University of Pisa, Italy. He was a research scholar at Virginia Commonwealth University, USA. He has more than 100 publications (h-index 23), 2 books and 4 chapters. He is a reviewer of scientific journals. His research interests focused on polymer synthesis and applications, controlled-release, electrospinning, and fuel cells.

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King Saud University
Riyadh
Saudi Arabia

C. Hu
Sichuan University
Chengdu
China

A.W.M. Lee (Biography
A.W.M. Lee

Professor Lee obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from the University of California, Los Angeles. He did postdoctoral research at the Massachusetts Institution of Technology under the supervision of Prof. Barry Sharpless. Prof. Lee joined Baptist University in 1982 and advanced through the years to Chair Professorship. He was Head of Department of Chemistry for 10 years. His research interests are organic synthesis, analytical science and science education. Prof. Lee is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

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Hong Kong Baptist University
Kowloon Tong
Hong Kong

M.A.P. Martins
Federal University of Santa Maria
Santa Maria
Brazil

T.M. Pinho e Melo (Biography
T.M. Pinho e Melo

Teresa M. V. D. Pinho e Melo studied Chemistry at the University of Coimbra, where she obtained the PhD in Organic Chemistry in 1995. She was Research Fellow at the University of Liverpool (1992-1993). She received her Habilitation in Organic Chemistry in 2003. She is currently Director of the Department of Chemistry, Associate Professor with Habilitation and Head of the Organic Chemistry Research Group at the University of Coimbra. She is also President of the Division of Organic Chemistry of the Portuguese Chemical Society. She has published more than 115 peer-reviewed scientific papers in international journals. Her research interests are in the area of synthetic and mechanistic heterocyclic organic chemistry. She is particularly concerned with the development of synthetic routes to new bioactive molecules.

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University of Coimbra
Coimbra
Portugal

G.B. Shul’pin (Biography
G.B. Shul’pin

G. B. Shul’pin works at N. N. Semenov Institute of Chemical Physics (Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow). He is currently a Leading Scientific Researcher. Shul’pin is a Foreign Corresponding Member of the Academy of Sciences of Lisbon (Portugal). His research activities concern metal complex catalysis, oxidation of hydrocarbons, activation of C–H bond in saturated and aromatic hydrocarbons, organometallic chemistry. Other interests include photocatalysis, biomimetic oxidations and ecological chemistry. He is a member of Editorial Boards of journals “Journal of Organometallic Chemistry”, “Catalysis Communications”, “Catalysts” “Advances in Chemical Engineering and Science”, “Current Organocatalysis”, “American Chemical Science Journal”, “Journal of Engineering”, “The Scientific World Journal (Organic Chemistry)”, “International Journal of Advanced Chemistry Engineering Research”, “Modern Chemistry”, Shul’pin has published more than 250 papers in refereed international and Russian chemical journals, his Hirsch index is 48. He is the author of monographs published in Russian and English: particularly A. E. Shilov, G. B. Shul’pin, “Activation and Catalytic Reactions of Saturated Hydrocarbons in the Presence of Metal Complexes”, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht/Boston/London/Moscow, 2002.

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Semenov Institute of Chemical Physics
Moscow
Russia

Y. Tang
Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry
Shanghai
China

R. Wang
Lanzhou University
Lanzhou
China

Y.H. Yue (Biography
Y.H. Yue

Dr. Yue is Professor of Physical chemistry in Fudan University, China. He received his Ph.D. degree from Fudan University in 1995, and has been working at Fudan since then. In 2003, he was promoted to full Professor. He worked in University Paris VI as a post doctor during 1998-1999. His research interests focus on acid/base catalyst and its application in petrochemical and fine chemical industry, including zeolites, mesoporous molecular sieves and carbon-based materials. He has coauthored over 140 publications and 15 patents.

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Fudan University
Shanghai
China

Y.G. Zhou
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Dalian
China


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