Dr. Nitin T. Patil
Senior Scientist, Division of Organic Chemistry
CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Pune
Dr. Homi Bhabha Road, Pune - 411 008, INDIA
Phone: +91 - 20 - 2590 2575 (Off); 2285 (Lab)
Email: n.patil[at] 

Recent News:

  • June 2017: Shom's paper on "Exploiting the Dual Role of Ethynylbenziodoxolones in Gold-Catalyzed C(sp)-C(sp) Cross-Coupling Reactions" has been accepted in "Chem. Commun." Congratulations!!  


  • June 2017: Rachana Sharma from IIT Jodhpur joined our group as trainee for two months. Welcome!!


  • June 2017: Manjur's paper on "Cross-Coupling Reactions of Arylsilanes under Merged Gold/Visible Light Photoredox Catalysis" has been accepted in "Org. Lett." Congratulations!!  


  • May 2017: Popat's paper on "Gold-Catalyzed Dehydrazinative C(sp)-Sulphur Coupling" has been accepted in "Eur. J. Org. Chem." Congratulations!!  (Special issue featuring articles by emerging investigators from India)


  • Jan 2017: Nayana Krishna and Sudheesh R. Babu (from Amrita University, Kollam, Kerala) joined us for five months. Welcome!!


  • Jan 2017: Amol's paper on "Catalytic Enantioselective Aza-Piancatelli Rearrangement" has been accepted in "Synlett" Congratulations!! 


  • Jan 2017: Dr. Rajendra Rohokale (from S. P. Pune University, Pune) joined our group as National Post-Doctoral Fellow. Welcome!!


  • Dec 2016: Suleman's paper entitled "Synthesis of Annulated Bis-indoles through Au(I)/Brönsted Acid-Catalyzed Reactions of (1H-indole-3-yl)(aryl)methanols with 2(arylethynyl)-1H-indoles" has been accepted in "Org. Biomol. Chem." Congratulations!! 


  • Nov 2016: Indradweep's paper featuring "[3+2]-Annulation of Platinum-Bound Azomethine Ylides with Distal C=C Bonds of N-allenamides" has been accepted in "Chem. Commun." Congratulations!! 


  • Nov 2016: Aslam's paper entitled "Oxidative Intramolecular 1,2-Amino-oxygenation of Alkynes under Au(I)/Au(III)-Catalysis: Discovery of Pyridinium-Oxazole Dyads as Novel Ionic Fluorophore" has been accepted in "Angew. Chem. Int. Ed." Congratulations!! 


  • Nov 2016: Amit joined us as a trainee for three months. Welcome buddy!!


  • Nov 2016: Pradip's paper entitled "Au(I)/Ag(I) Co-operative Catalysis: Interception of Ag-bound Carbocations with alpha-Gold(I) Enals in the Imino-Alkynes Cyclizations with N-allenamides" has been accepted in "Chem. Commun." Congratulations!! 


  • Sept 2016: Manjur's paper featuring "A Facile Strategy for Accessing 3-Alkynylchromones through Gold Catalyzed Alkynylation/Cyclization of o-Hydroxyarylenaminones" has been accepted in "Chem. Commun." Congratulations!! 


  • Sept 2016: Raju Rohakle from SP Pune University joined us as a guest scholar. Welcome!!


  • Aug 2016: Avinash's concept article on "Catalytic Branching Cascades in Diversity Oriented Synthesis" has been accepted in "ChemCatChem." Congratulations!!


  • Aug 2016: Congratulations to Aslam for his successful upgradation as CSIR-SPM Senior Research Fellow!!


  • May 2016: Diego (from University of St Andrews, UK) joined us as a Research Fellow under the UK-India Education Research Initiative (UKIERI) project. Welcome dude!!


  • May 2016: Popat's paper featured on "gold catalyzed aminoalkynylation of alkynes" has been accepted in "Chem. Commun." Congratulations buddy!!