26. One-pot Synthesis of Structurally Diverse Iminosugar Based Hybrid Molecules S. S. Prasad, N. R. Reddy and S. Baskaran J. Org. Chem. 2018, 83, 9604 25. Iminosugar C-Nitromethyl Glycoside: Stereoselective Synthesis of Isoxazoline and Isoxazole Fused Bicyclic Iminosugars S. S. Prasad and S. Baskaran J. Org. Chem. 2018, 83, 1558 24. Preparation of Propargyl Amines in a ZnCl2-Dimethylurea Deep Eutectic Solvent M. Obst, A. Srivastava, S. Baskaran, B. Koenig Synlett 2018, 29, 185 23. Novel One-pot Synthesis of Cyclopropane-fused Cyclic Amidines: An Oxidative Carbanion Cyclization K. D. Veeranna, K. K. Das, S. Baskaran Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56, 16197 22. Iminosugar C-Nitromethyl Glycosides and Divergent Synthesis of Bicyclic Iminosugars S. S. Prasad, S. Senthilkumar, A. Srivastava, S. Baskaran Org. Lett. 2017, 17, 4403 21. A Short and Efficient Synthesis of Iminosugar 2-Acyl Indolizidine C. Kiran, R. Karthik, S. Senthilkumar and S.Baskaran Chem. Eur. J. 2017, 23, 533 20. Benzylidene Acetal Protecting Group as Carboxylic Acid Surrogate: Synthesis of Functionalized Uronic Acids and Sugar Amino Acids A. Banerjee, S. Senthilkumar and S. Baskaran Chem. Eur. J. 2016, 22, 902 19. One-pot Synthesis of Hydrophobically Modified Iminosugar C-Alkynylglycosides: Facile Synthesis of Polyhydroxy Tetrahydroindolizines S. Senthilkumar, S. S. Prasad, A. Das and S. Baskaran Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 15914 18. Conversion of lapachol to lomatiol : synthesis of novel naphthoquinone derivatives K. O. Eyong, K. Chinthapally, S. Senthilkumar, M. Lamshöft, G. N. Folefoc and S. Baskaran New J. Chem. 2015, 39, 9611 17. A Chemoselective Oxidation of Monosubstituted Ethylene Glycol: Facile Synthesis of Optically Active α-Hydroxy Acids. K. Chinthapally and S. Baskaran Org. Bio. Chem. 2014, 12, 4305-4309 16. Diversity Oriented One Pot Synthesis of Novel Iminosugar C-Glycosides S. Senthilkumar, S. S. Prasad, P. S. Kumar and S. Baskaran Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 1549-1551 15. Synthesis of substituted hydantoins in low melting mixtures S. Gore, S. Baskaran and B. Koenig Chem. Commun. 2013, 49, 5052-5054 (Impact Factor: 6.378) 14. A Mechanistic Study on the Hooker Oxidation: Synthesis of Novel Indane Carboxylic Acid Derivatives from Lapachol K. O. Eyong, M. Puppala, S. P. Kumar, M. Lamshoft, G. N. Folefoc, M. Spiteller, S. Baskaran Org. Bio. Chem. 2013, 11, 459-468 13. Fischer Indole Synthesis in Low Melting Mixtures S. Gore, S. Baskaran and B. Koenig Org. Lett. 2012, 14, 4568-4571 12. Synthesis of Pyrimidopyrimidine-diones in a Deep Eutectic Reaction Mixture S. Gore, S. Baskaran and B. Koenig Adv. Synth. Catal. 2012, 254, 2368-2372 11. Concise Enantioselective Construction of Bridged Azatricyclic Framework via Domino Semipinacol-Schmidt Reaction. P. Manohar, A. Murali, and S. Baskaran Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 5778-5780. 10. A Lewis acid initiated intramolecular cyclization of benzylidene acetal with azide: Novel synthesis of oxazolines and oxazines A. Banerjee, P. S. Kumar and S. Baskaran Chem. Commun. 2011, 47, 12218. 9. Diversity oriented synthesis of useful chiral building blocks from D-mannitol A. Aravind, P. S. Kumar, M. G. Sankar, and S. Baskaran Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2011, 6980. 8. A Lewis Acid Mediated Schmidt Reaction of Benzylic Azide: Synthesis of Sterically Crowded Aromatic Tertiary Amines A. Murali, P. Manohar, B. Varghese and S. Baskaran Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2011, 5297. 7. Efficient synthesis of 3,4-dihydropyrimidin-2-ones in low melting tartaric acid–urea mixtures, S. Gore, S. Baskaran and B. Koenig Green Chem. 2011, 13, 1009-1013 6. Regioselective oxidative cleavage of benzylidene acetals: Novel synthesis of α- and β-benzoyloxy carboxylic acids P. S. Kumar, A. Banerjee and S. Baskaran Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2010, 49, 804-807. 5. Regioselective Reductive Cleavage of bis-Benzylidene Acetal: Stereoselective Synthesis of Anti-cancer Agent OGT2378 and Glycosidase Inhibitor 1,4-Dideoxy-1,4-imino-L-xylitol A. Aravind, M. G. Sankar, B. Varghese and S. Baskaran J. Org. Chem. 2009, 74, 2858-2861. 4. A regioselective reductive cleavage of benzylidene acetal: stereoselective synthesis of N-Boc protected cis-(2R,3S)-3-hydroxy pipecolic acid P. S. Kumar and S. Baskaran Tetrahedron Lett. 2009, 50, 3489-3492 3. An intramolecular Schmidt reaction strategy for the synthesis of a methyl analogue of crispine A. P.S. Kumar, A. Kapat and S. Baskaran Tetrahedron Lett. 2008, 49, 1241-1243 2. A Truly Catalytic and Chemoselective Cleavage of Benzylidene Acetal with PMA Supported on Silica Gel. P. S. Kumar, G. D. K. Kumar and S. Baskaran Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2008, 6063 1. Semisynthesis and antitumoral activity of 2-acetyl furanonaphtha- quinone and other naphthoquinone derivatives from Lapachol. K. O. Eyong, P. S. Kumar, V. Kuete, G. N. Folefoc, E. A. Nkengfack and S. Baskaran Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2008, 18, 5387-90.

76. Domino cation-olefin-azide cyclization: Stereo- and enantio selective synthesis of azapolycyclic ring systems. M. G. Sankar, P. G. Reddy and S. Baskaran Submitted for Publication

75. Stereoselective synthesis of Aza-quaternary Center via Intramolecular Schmidt Reaction of Azido-epoxide: Enantioselective Synthesis of Pyrrolizidine 223I. A. Murali, P. Manohar and S. Baskaran Submitted for Publication

74. A Direct Method for the Efficient Synthesis of Benzylidene Acetal at Room Temperature N. R. Reddy, R. Kumar and S. Baskaran Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2019, 1548

73. One-pot Synthesis of Structurally Diverse Iminosugar Based Hybrid Molecules S. S. Prasad, N. R. Reddy and S. Baskaran J. Org. Chem. 2018, 83, 9604 (Impact Factor: 4.849)

72. Iminosugar C-Nitromethyl Glycoside: Stereoselective Synthesis of Isoxazoline and Isoxazole Fused Bicyclic Iminosugars S. S. Prasad and S. Baskaran J. Org. Chem. 2018, 83, 1558 (Impact Factor: 4.849)

71. Preparation of Propargyl Amines in a ZnCl2-Dimethylurea Deep Eutectic Solvent M. Obst, A. Srivastava, S. Baskaran, B. Koenig Synlett 2018, 29, 185

70. Novel One-pot Synthesis of Cyclopropane-fused Cyclic Amidines: An Oxidative Carbanion Cyclization K. D. Veeranna, K. K. Das, S. Baskaran Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56, 16197 (Impact Factor: 11.994)

69. Iminosugar C-Nitromethyl Glycosides and Divergent Synthesis of Bicyclic Iminosugars S. S. Prasad, S. Senthilkumar, A. Srivastava, S. Baskaran Org. Lett. 2017, 17, 4403 (Impact Factor: 6.579)

68. A Short and Efficient Synthesis of Iminosugar 2-Acyl Indolizidine C. Kiran, R. Karthik, S. Senthilkumar and S.Baskaran Chem. Eur. J. 2017, 23, 533. (Impact Factor: 5.317)

67. Benzylidene Acetal Protecting Group as Carboxylic Acid Surrogate: Synthesis of Functionalized Uronic Acids and Sugar Amino Acids A. Banerjee, S. Senthilkumar and S. Baskaran Chem. Eur. J. 2016, 22, 902 (Impact Factor: 5.317)

66. One-pot Synthesis of Hydrophobically Modified Iminosugar C- Alkynylglycosides: Facile Synthesis of Polyhydroxy Tetrahydroindolizines S. Senthilkumar, S. S. Prasad, A. Das and S. Baskaran Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 15914 (Impact Factor: 5.317)

65. Conversion of lapachol to lomatiol : synthesis of novel naphthoquinone derivatives K. O. Eyong, K. Chinthapally, S. Senthilkumar, M. Lamshöft, G. N. Folefoc and S. Baskaran New J. Chem. 2015, 39, 9611 (Impact Factor: 3.277)

64. A Chemoselective Oxidation of Monosubstituted Ethylene Glycol: Facile Synthesis of Optically Active α-Hydroxy Acids. K. Chinthapally and S. Baskaran Org. Bio. Chem. 2014, 12, 4305-4309. (Impact Factor: 3.564)

63. Diversity Oriented One Pot Synthesis of Novel Iminosugar C-Glycosides S. Senthilkumar, S. S. Prasad, P. S. Kumar and S. Baskaran Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 1549-1551. (Impact Factor: 6.319)

62. Synthesis of substituted hydantoins in low melting mixtures S. Gore, S. Baskaran and B. Koenig Chem. Commun. 2013, 49, 5052-5054. (Impact Factor: 6.319)

61. A Mechanistic Study on the Hooker Oxidation: Synthesis of Novel Indane Carboxylic Acid Derivatives from Lapachol K. O. Eyong, M. Puppala, S. P. Kumar, M. Lamshoft, G. N. Folefoc, M. Spiteller, S. Baskaran Org. Bio. Chem. 2013, 11, 459-468 (Impact Factor: 3.564)

60. Fischer Indole Synthesis in Low Melting Mixtures S. Gore, S. Baskaran and B. Koenig Org. Lett. 2012, 14, 4568-4571. (Impact Factor: 6.579)

59. Synthesis of Pyrimidopyrimidine-diones in a Deep Eutectic Reaction Mixture S. Gore, S. Baskaran and B. Koenig Adv. Synth. Catal. 2012, 254, 2368-2372 (Impact Factor: 5.535)

58. Cobalt mediated ring contraction reaction of lapachol and initial antibacterial evaluation of naphthoquinones derived from lapachol K. O. Eyong, S. P. Kumar, V. Kuete, G. N. Folefoc, H. Langmi, M. J. J. Meyer, N. Lall, S. Baskaran Med. Chem. Res. 2012, 2117-2122

57. Concise Enantioselective Construction of Bridged Azatricyclic Framework via Domino Semipinacol-Schmidt Reaction. P. Manohar, A. Murali, and S. Baskaran Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 5778 (Impact Factor: 6.319)

56. A Lewis acid initiated intramolecular cyclization of benzylidene acetal with azide: Novel synthesis of oxazolines and oxazines A. Banerjee, P. S. Kumar and S. Baskaran Chem. Commun. 2011, 47, 12218 (Impact Factor: 6.319)

55. Diversity oriented synthesis of useful chiral building blocks from D- mannitol A. Aravind, P. S. Kumar, M. G. Sankar, and S. Baskaran Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2011, 6980 (Impact Factor: 3.344)

54. A Lewis Acid Mediated Schmidt Reaction of Benzylic Azide: Synthesis of Sterically Crowded Aromatic Tertiary Amines A. Murali, P. Manohar, B. Varghese and S. Baskaran Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2011, 5297 (Impact Factor: 3.344)

53. Efficient synthesis of 3,4-dihydropyrimidin-2-ones in low melting tartaric acid–urea mixtures S. Gore, S. Baskaran and B. Koenig Green Chem. 2011, 13, 1009-1013 (Impact Factor: 6.828)

52. A one-pot β-chloro-N-tosyl amidination of olefin with chloramine-T A. Murali, S. K. Sen, S. Baskaran Synthesis 2011, 1771-1776. (Impact Factor: 2.5)

51. Regioselective oxidative cleavage of benzylidene acetals: Novel synthesis of α- and β-benzoyloxy carboxylic acids P. S. Kumar, A. Banerjee and S. Baskaran Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2010, 49, 804-807 (Impact Factor: 11.994)

50. Regioselective Reductive Cleavage of bis-Benzylidene Acetal: Stereoselective Synthesis of Anti-cancer Agent OGT2378 and Glycosidase Inhibitor 1,4-Dideoxy-1,4-imino-L-xylitol A. Aravind, M. G. Sankar, B. Varghese and S. Baskaran J. Org. Chem. 2009, 74, 2858-2861. (Impact Factor: 4.844)

49. A regioselective reductive cleavage of benzylidene acetal: stereoselective synthesis of N-Boc protected cis-(2R,3S)-3-hydroxy pipecolic acid P. S. Kumar and S. Baskaran Tetrahedron Lett. 2009, 50, 3489-3492. (Impact Factor: 2.397)

48. An intramolecular Schmidt reaction strategy for the synthesis of a methyl analogue of crispine A. P.S. Kumar, A. Kapat and S. Baskaran Tetrahedron Lett. 2008, 49, 1241-1243. (Impact Factor: 2.397)

47. A Truly Catalytic and Chemoselective Cleavage of Benzylidene Acetal with PMA Supported on Silica Gel. P. S. Kumar, G. D. K. Kumar and S. Baskaran Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2008, 6063. (Impact Factor: 3.344)

46. Semisynthesis and antitumoral activity of 2-acetyl furanonaphtha- quinone and other naphthoquinone derivatives from Lapachol. K. O. Eyong, P. S. Kumar, V. Kuete, G. N. Folefoc, E. A. Nkengfack and S. Baskaran Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2008, 18, 5387-90. (Impact Factor: 2.338)

45. Regioselective oxidative cleavage of benzylidene acetals: synthesis of highly functionalized chiral intermediates. M. Senthilkumar, A. Aravind and S. Baskaran Tetrahedron Lett. 2007, 48, 1175-1178. (Impact Factor: 2.397)

44. Synthesis of crispine A analogues via an intramolecular Schmidt reaction. A. Kapat, P. S. Kumar and S. Baskaran Beilstein J. Org. Chem. 2007, 3, 49. (Impact Factor: 2.801)

43. Photophysical properties ofNewkome-type dendrimers in aqueous medium S. K. Mohanty, U. Subuddhi, S. Baskaran and A. K. Mishra Photochem. Photobiol. Sci., 2007, 6, 1164-1169. (Impact Factor: 2.923)

42. Bathochromic shift of the fluorescence spectral maximum with increasing generation of dansyl labeled Newcome type dendrimers. S. K. Mohanty, S. Baskaran and A. K. Mishra Eur. Polym. Jour. 2006, 42, 1893-1898. (Impact Factor: 2.562)

41. 1,3:4,6-Di-O-benzylidene-D mannitol as a source for novel chiral intermediates through regioselective reductive cleavage A. Aravind and S. Baskaran Tetrahedron Lett. 2005, 46, 743-745. (Impact Factor: 2.397)

40. Regioselective Cleavage of the bis-benzylidene acetal of D-mannitol under oxidative and reductive conditions: a new approach to C 2 -symmetric chiral ligands. A. Aravind, T. V. Pratap, S. K. Mohanty and S. Baskaran Tetrahedron Lett. 2005, 46, 2965-2968. (Impact Factor: 2.397)38. A facile, catalytic and environmentally benign method for chemoselective deprotection of –OTBDMS ether by PMA supported on Silica gel. G. D. K. Kumar and S. Baskaran J. Org. Chem. 2005, 70, 4520-4523. (Impact Factor: 4.864)37. An unusual solvent effect in the cuprate displacement reaction of indolizidin-5-yl-methyl p-toluenesulphonate: Stereoselective synthesis of indolizidine alkaloids 167B and 209D. P. G. Reddy, M. G. Sankar and S. Baskaran Tetrahedron Lett. 2005, 46, 4559-4561. (Impact Factor: 2.397)36. Ciprofloxacin protected gold nanoparticles R. T. Tom, V. Suryanarayanan, P. G. Reddy, S. Baskaran and T. Pradeep Langmuir 2004, 20, 1909-1914. (Impact Factor: 4.187)

35. Fluorescent nanobubbles M. J. Rosemary, V. S. Nair, P. G. Reddy, I. Maclaren, S. Baskaran, T. Pradeep. Trans. Mat. Res. Soc. Jpn 2004, 29, 33-36.

34. A Highly Regio- and Chemoselective Reductive Cleavage of Benzylidene Acetals with EtAlCl 2 – Et 3 SiH V. Balakumar, A. Aravind and S. Baskaran SYNLETT 2004, 647-650. (Impact Factor: 2.655)

33. A novel and efficient method for aziridination of olefins catalyzed by heteropoly acids in presence of Chloramine-T G. D. K. Kumar and S. Baskaran Chem. Commun., 2004, 1026-1027 (Impact Factor: 6.378)

32. Epoxide Initiated Cationic Cyclization of Azides: A Novel Method for the Stereoselective Construction of 5-Hydroxymethyl Azabicyclic Compounds and Application in the Stereo- and Enantioselective Total Synthesis of (+)- and (-)-Indolizidine 167B and 209D. P. G. Reddy and S. Baskaran J. Org. Chem. 2004, 69, 3093-3101. (Impact Factor: 4.564)

31. Self Association of Newkome Type Protected Second Generation Dendrimers at Nanomolar Level Concentrations in Aqueous Solution S. K. Mohanty, S. Thirunavukarasu, S. Baskaran and A. K. Mishra Macromolecules 2004, 37, 5364-5369. (Impact Factor: 5.521)

30. Opening of N-tosyl aziridines with nucleophiles catalyzed by phosphomolybdic acid supported on silica gel G. D. K. Kumar and S. Baskaran SYNLETT 2004, 1719-1722. (Impact Factor: 2.655)

29. Epoxide Initiated Electrophilic Cyclization of Azides: A Novel Route for the Stereoselective Construction of Azabicyclic Ring Systems and Total Synthesis of (+) Indolizidine 167B and 209D. P. G. Reddy, B. Varghese and S. Baskaran Organic Letters 2003, 5, 583-585. (Impact Factor: 6.142)

28. Ciprofloxacin@SiO2: fluorescent nanobubbles M. J. Rosemary, V. Suryanarayanan, P. G. Reddy, I. Maclaren, S. Baskaran, T. Pradeep. Proc. Indian Acad. Sci. (Chem. Sci.) 2003, 115, 703-709.

27. A Chemoselective Method for the Reductive N-Formylation of Aryl Azides under Catalytic Transfer Hydrogenation Conditions. P. Ganapati Reddy and S. Baskaran Tetrahedron Lett. 2002, 43, 1919-1922. (Impact Factor: 2.397)26. Lindlar Catalyst Revitalized: An Unprecedented Chemoselective Method for the Direct Conversion of Azides to N-(tert-Butoxycarbonyl) Amines. P. G. Reddy, T. V. Pratap, G. D. K. Kumar, S. K. Mohanty and S. Baskaran Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2002, 3740. (Impact Factor: 3.344)25. Direct Conversion of Aryl Nitro Compounds to Formanilides under Catalytic Transfer Hydrogenation Conditions. T. V. Pratap and S. Baskaran Tetrahedron Lett. 2001, 42, 1983-1985. (Impact Factor: 2.397)

24. Microwave Assisted Amination of Quinolone Carboxylic Acids: An Expeditious Synthesis of Fluoroquinolone Antibacterials. P. Ganapati Reddy and S. Baskaran Tetrahedron Lett. 2001, 42, 6775-6777. (Impact Factor: 2.397)

23. A Convenient Method for the N – Formylation of Secondary Amines and Anilines using Ammonium formate. P. G. Reddy, G. D. K. Kumar and S. Baskaran Tetrahedron Lett. 2000, 41, 9149-9151. (Impact Factor: 2.397)

22. A Short and Efficient Synthesis of Linezolid and Eperezolid: A New Class of Antibacterial Agents. B. B. Lohray, S. Baskaran, B. Yadi Reddy, B. Srinivas Rao Tetrahedron Lett. 1999, 40, 4855. (Impact Factor: 2.397)

21. Novel Quinolone Derivatives as Potent Antibacterials. B. B. Lohray, S. Baskaran, B. Srinivas Rao, B. Mallesham, K. S. N. Bharath, B. Yadi Reddey, S. Venkateswarlu, A. K. Sadhukhan, M. S. Kumar, H. M. Sarnaik Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 1998, 8, 525-528. (Impact Factor: 2.338)

20. Intramolecular SN 2 Ring Opening of Cyclic Sulfate: 6-Exo-Tet versus 7- Exo-Tet Cyclization. B.B. Lohray, S. Baskaran, B. Srinivasa Rao and V. Bhushan Ind. J. Chem. 1998, 37B, 209-218.

19. Enantiospecific Synthesis of N-Aryl-1,3-oxazin-2-one. B.B. Lohray, S. Baskaran, B.Yadi Reddy and K. Srinivasa Rao Tetrahedron Lett. 1998, 39, 6555. (Impact Factor: 2.397)

18. Biomimetic Synthesis of Prostaglandin PGG2 from Arachidonic Acid. E. J. Corey and S. Baskaran To be communicated.
Lanosterol Cyclase Mimic: Design and Synthesis of Molecular Receptor for 2,3-Oxido Squalene. E. J. Corey and S. Baskaran To be communicated.

17. A Tandem Claisen-Decarboxylation-Aldol Reaction: Facile Access to the Fredericamycin-A Core. S. Baskaran, E. Nagy, M. Braun Liebigs Ann. / Rect. 1997, 311-312. (Impact Factor: 3.344)

16. Radical route to the synthesis of cyclonucleosides. E. J. Corey and S. Baskaran To be communicated.

15. Enzymic Lipoxygenation of Ethanolamide Derivative of Fatty Acids. E. J. Corey and S. Baskaran To be communicated.

14. Diastereoselective Reactions of Enolates M. Braun, H. Sacha, D. Galle and S. Baskaran. Pure & Appl. Chem. 1996, 68, 561-564.

13. An Unusual Anti-Markovnikov Hydration of Alkenes with Titanium(III) Tetrahydro-borates. K. S. Ravikumar, S. Baskaran, and S. Chandrasekaran Tetrahedron Lett. 1993, 34, 171-174. (Impact Factor: 2.397)

12. Diisopropoxytitanium(III) Tetrahydroborate: A Highly Useful Reagent for the Remarkably Selective 1,2-Reduction of -unsaturated Carbonyl Compounds. K. S. Ravikumar, S. Baskaran, and S. Chandrasekaran J. Org. Chem. 1993, 58, 5981 – 5982 (Impact Factor: 4.564)

11. Studies Directed Toward the Total Synthesis of Fredericamycin-A. S. Baskaran, E. Nagy, and M. Braun Presented at the “German-National Organic Chemistry Meet”, September 25-27, 1993, Hamburg, Germany.

10. Heterogeneous Permanganate Oxidation of 1,5-Dienes: A Novel Synthesis of 5-Substituted Butanolides. S. Baskaran, I. Islam, P. S. Vankar and S. Chandrasekaran J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun. 1992, 626 – 627 (Impact Factor: 6.378)

9. A Novel and b-Selective Epoxidation of D 5 -Unsaturated Steroids with Permanganate Ion. M. S. Syamala, J. Das, S. Baskaran, and S. Chandrasekaran J. Org. Chem. 1992, 57, 1928 – 1930. (Impact Factor: 4.564)

8. Studies on the Mechanism of the Substituent Directed Oxidative Cyclization of tert-g-Hydroxy Olefins to g-Lactones with Oxo chromium(vi) Reagents. S. Baskaran, I. Islam, and S. Chandrasekaran J. Chem. Research (S), 1992, 290 and J. Chem. Research (M), 1992, 2213 – 2246.

7. Unusual Reaction of Enol Ethers with Benzyltriethylammonium Borohydride and Chlorotrimethylsilane. S. Baskaran, N. Chidambaram, N. Narasimhan S. Chandrasekaran Tetrahedron Lett. 1992, 33, 6371-6374. (Impact Factor: 2.397)

6. A General Approach to the synthesis of Butanolides: Synthesis of the Sex Pheromone of the Japanese Beetle. S. Baskaran, I. Islam and S. Chandrasekaran J. Org. Chem. 1990, 55, 891 – 895 (Impact Factor: 4.564)

5. Oxidation of Tetrahydrofuran Methanol Derivatives with Pyridinium Chlorochromate: A Facile Synthesis of g- Butyrolactones. S. Baskaran, and S. Chandrasekaran Tetrahedron Lett. 1990, 31, 2775-2778.(Impact Factor: 2.397)

4. The Key Role of Water in the Heterogeneous Permanganate Oxidation of w-Hydroxy Olefins. S. Baskaran, I. Islam, P. S. Vankar and S. Chandrasekaran J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun. 1990, 1670 – 1671. (Impact Factor: 6.378)

3. A Facile Conversion of Alkenes to Alcohols with Benzyltriethyl ammonium Borohydride-Chlorotrimethylsilane. S. Baskaran, V. Gupta, N. Chidambaram and S. Chandrasekaran J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun. 1989, 903 – 904 (Impact Factor: 6.378)

2. Heterogeneous Permanganate Oxidations: An Improved Procedure for the Direct Conversion of Olefins to a-Diketones / a-Hydroxy Ketones. S. Baskaran, J. Das and S. Chandrasekaran J. Org. Chem. 1989, 54, 5182 – 5184. (Impact Factor: 4.564)

1. Pyridinium Chlorochromate in Organic Synthesis: A Facile and Selective Oxidative Cleavage of Enol Ethers. S. Baskaran, I. Islam, M. Raghavan and S. Chandrasekaran Chemistry Lett. 1987, 1175 – 1178

5. Process for the Preparation of Novel Heterocyclic Compounds having Antibacterial Activity. N. Selvakumar; J. Das; J. Iqbal; M. S. Kumar; S. R. N. V. Mamidi; R. Rajagopalan; S. Baskaran and B. B. Lohray Indian Patent Application No. 15/ MAS / 2001; filed on January 4, 2001. US Patent Application No. 10/032,392; filed on December 21, 2001.

4. Novel Heterocyclic Compounds having Antibacterial Activity: Process for their Preparation and Pharmaceutical Composition containing them. N. Selvakumar; J. Iqbal; M. S. Kumar; S. R. N. V. Mamidi; R. Rajagopalan; S. Baskaran and B. B. Lohray Indian Patent Application No. 1124 / MAS / 2000; filed on December 26, 2000; PCT WO 02/051819 A2 dated July 4, 2002.

3. Novel Heterocyclic Compounds having Antibacterial Activity: Process for their Preparation and Pharmaceutical Composition containing them. B. B. Lohray; G. Prasuna; S. Baskaran; A. K. Sadhukhan and M. S. Kumar Indian Patent Application No. 2885 / MAS / 98; filed on December 31, 1998; US Patent Application No. 60/131,612; filed on April 29, 1999.

2. Novel Bis-Oxazolidinones Useful in the Preparation of Substituted Oxazolidinones and a Process for their Preparation. B. B. Lohray and S. Baskaran Indian Patent Application No. 2434a / MAS / 98; filed on October 29, 1998.

1. Novel Intermediates Useful in the Preparation of Substituted Oxazolidinones and a Process for their Preparation. B. B. Lohray and S. Baskaran Indian Patent Application No. 2434 / MAS / 98; filed on October 29, 1998.