Dr. Tapan Kumar Pradhan

Dr. Tapan Kumar Pradhan

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry
Address Chemistry Department, Krishnath College, Berhampore, Murshidabad-742401, West Bengal, India.
Phone No.: +91 7432952882
E-mail: tapaniict@gmail.com
Academic Qualification: M.Sc. Ph.D.
Area of Specialization: Organic Chemistry
Research Interest: Total synthesis, organo-catalysis, synthetic methods and strategies for carbohydrates, oligosaccharides, glycoproteins.
Professional Experience:
  • Research Fellow, R & D Center, Genovior Biotech Corporation (GBC), Taiwan (2016-2020)
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department Chemistry, National Tsing Hua University (NTHU), Taiwan (2015-2016)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Applied Chemistry, National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University (NYCU), formerly known as National Chiao Tung University (NCTU), Taiwan (2012-2015)
  • Junior Scientist, Aurigene Discovery Technology Pvt, Hyderabad. India (2010-2012)
Publications
Journal:
  1. Ming-Hua Hsu*, Mohit Kapoor, Tapan Kumar Pradhan, Man-Him Tse, Hsin-Ya Chen, Man-Jun Yan, Yu-Tsen Cheng, Yu-Cheng Lin, Cheng-Ying Hsieh, Ker-Yin Liu, Chien-Chung Han, Mild and Efficient Cu-Catalyzed Synthesis of Trisubstituted Pyrroles. Synthesis 2020.
  2. Kwok-Kong Tony Mong*, Tapan Kumar Pradhan, Cheng-Hsin Chiu, Wei-Cheng Hung, Chao-Ju Chen and Yi-Fang Wang, (2-Ketulosonyl) onate 2,3-O-thionocarbonate donors for the synthesis of KO and KDO α-glycosides and a one-pot glycosylation method for 2-keto acid donors. Org. Chem. Front., 2020,7, 2179–2186.
  3. Chandrasekhar, D. Balaji, Shwu-Chen Tsay, Tapan Kumar Pradhan, Hwu, Jih Ru*, Syntheses of Chroman-2-ones and α-Amino Acids through a Diastereoselective Domino Reaction. J. Org. Chem. 2017, 84, 5524–5537.
  4. Tapan Kumar Pradhan, Kwok Kong Tony Mong*, Glycosylation Chemistry of 2-Keto- 3-Deoxy-ᴅ-manno-Octoulsonic Acid (Kdo) Glycosyl Donors. (Invited Review), Isr. J. Chem. 2015, 55, 285–296.
  5. Tapan Kumar Pradhan, Chun Cheng Lin, Kwok Kong Tony Mong*, Preparation of a Protected 3-Deoxy-ᴅ-Manno-Oct-2-ulosonate Glycal for the Synthesis of b-KDO containing Oligosaccharides. Org. Lett. 2014, 16, 1474-1477.
  6. Bhaswati Ghosh, Yen-Hsun Lai, Yu-Yin Shih, Tapan Kumar Pradhan, Chun-Hung Lin, Kwok-Kong Tony Mong*, Total Synthesis of a Glycoglycerolipid from Meiothermus taiwanensis through a One-Pot Glycosylation Reaction and Exploration of its Immunological Properties. Chem. Asian J. 2013, 12, 3191-3199.
  7. Tapan Kumar Pradhan. Karla Mahindar Reddy, Subhash Ghosh*. Total synthesis of emeriricellamide A and B. Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2013, 24, 1042–1051.
  8. Tapan Kumar Pradhan, Chun Cheng Lin, Kwok Kong Tony Mong*, Formal Synthesis of a 3-deoxy-D-manno-octulosonic acid (KDO) and 3-deoxy-D-arabino-2-heptulosonic acid (DAH). Synlett 2013, 24, 219–222.
  9. Sudhakar Athe, Balla Chandrasekhar, Saumya Roy, Tapan Kumar Pradhan, Subhash Ghosh*, Formal Total Synthesis of (+)-Neopeltolide J. Org. Chem. 2012, 77, 9840–9845.
  10. A.V. Jithender Reddy, Tapan Kumar Pradhan, Subhash Ghosh*, Total syntheses of 28, 29-diepi-arenamide A, 29-epi-arenamide A, and 28-epi- arenamide. Tetrahedron Lett. 2012, 53, 6148–6150.
  11. Subhash Ghosh*, Tapan Kumar Pradhan, Stereoselective Total Synthesis of natural (+)-Varitriol, (–)-Varitriol, 5′-epi-(+)-Varitriol, 4′ epi- (–)-Varitriol from ᴅ-Mannitol. J. Org. Chem. 2010, 75, 2107–2110.
  12. Subhash Ghosh*, Tapan Kumar Pradhan, The first total synthesis of emericellamide A. Tetrahedron Lett. 2008, 49, 3697–3700.
  13. Subhash Ghosh*, Tapan Kumar Pradhan, Stereoselective Synthesis of (3S,8R,9R,10R)- Heptadeca-1-ene-4,6-diyne Tetrol and Its 3-Epimer from D-Mannitol. Synlett 2007, 2433–2435.
Book chapter: Jih Ru Hwu, Tapan K. Pradhan, Shwu Chen Tsay, Mohit Kapoor, Sergey O. Bachurin, Oleg A. Raevsky, Johan Neyts In, Antiviral Agents towards Chikungunya Virus: Structures, Syntheses, and Isolation from Natural Sources; New Horizon of Process Chemistry by Scalable Reactions and Technologies Publisher: Springer