Jayant M. Gajbhiye, Ph. D.

Scientist and Asst. Prof AcSIR

Division of Organic Chemistry

CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory

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   Ph. D. (Organic Chemistry)


University of Amravati, Maharashtra, India, March 2002




Place of work: Depart. of Chemistry, Amravati University, Amravati, Maharashtra, India.


Thesis title: Synthesis, antibacterial and physicochemical studies of nitrogen and oxygen containing bis-heterocycles.


Research Supervisor: Dr. V. S. Jamode, Former HOD, Depart. of Chemistry, Amravati University, Amravati, Maharashtra, India.


   M. Sc. (Organic Chemistry)


Vidarbha Mahavidyalaya, Amravati, June 1991



   B. Sc.


Shri. Shivaji Science College, Amravati, June 1989


   M. Ed.                                      :   Amravati University, July 2001.



Professional Experience


·   Scientist at N C L, Pune, from May 2002.


·   Lecturer from October 1991 till May 2000 at various colleges.




Patents and Publications


1) Synthesis of Bis-isoxazoles, J.M. Gajbhiye* & V.S. Jamode, Asian J.Chem. 2001, 13, 363-365.


2) Synthesis of Bis-isoxazolines, J.M. Gajbhiye* & V.S. Jamode, Asian J.Chem. 2001, 13,1664-66


3) Antimicrobial Activity of a new series of Bis(Isoxazoline), Bis(Isoxazole) and their derivatives, J.M.           Gajbhiye*.; A.U. Chopade, IJCPS. 2014, 1, 1-4


4) Facile esterification of carboxylic acid using amide functionalized benzimidazolium dicationic ionic liquids, Applied Catalysis A: General; P. R. Muskawar, K. Thenmozhi, J. M. Gajbhiye, P.R. Bhagat*; 2014, 482, 214-220


5) “Rimonabant as a anti-tubercular drug candidate” Provisional Filing Patent No. 0073NF-2013: 1180 DEL 2013. Final draft submitted to patent office.


6)  Discovery of Rimonabant and its potential analogues as Anti-TB drug candidates. Research article communicated to BMCL.













Highlights of Research Experience


  • Process developed for the synthesis of Anti-HIV drugs Tenofovir, Vardenafil, Rimonabant and Duloxetin and the technology transferred to the industry.


  • Industrial projects for the synthesis of several drug intermediates.


  • 12 Years of research experience in organic synthesis.


  • Presentations in national and international symposia and Meetings






Research Interest


§  Total synthesis and methodology development

§  Synthesis and biological evaluation of computationally designed molecules


Personal details


Date of Birth:  07/11/1967                                                    

Nationality: Indian