Texas Tech University

Dr. Nanaji Yerramsetti


Title: Research Assistant Professor

Education: M.S., Andhra University, India, 2006
Ph.D., Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India, 2015

Office: Chemistry 229

Phone: 806-620-0042

Email: nanaji.yerramsetti@ttu.edu

Representative Publications:

  • "A simple route to 2-alkyl indoles via thiophenol mediated ring opening of N-tosylaziridines followed by copper powder-mediated C–N cyclization/aromatization." Masthanvali Sayyad, Yerramsetti Nanaji and Manas K. Ghorai* J. Org. Chem., 2015, 80, 12659.
  • "A Synthetic Route to Chiral dihydrobenzothiazine via Ring Opening/C−N Cyclization of Activated aziridines." Manas K. Ghorai,* Masthanvali Sayyad, Yerramsetti Nanaji, and Sourita Jana[a].;Chem. Asian J. 2015, 10, 1480.
  • "A New Synthetic Route to Chiral Indolines via Ring Opening/C−N Cyclization of Activated 2-Haloaryl-aziridines." Manas K. Ghorai* and Y. Nanaji. J. Org. Chem. 2013, 78, 3867.
  • "Ring Opening/C−N Cyclization of Activated Aziridine with Carbon Nucleophiles: Highly Diastereo- and Enantioselective Synthesis of Tetrahydroquinolines." Manas K. Ghorai*, Y. Nanaji and A. K. Yadav.Org. Lett. 2011, 13, 4256.

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry