Anbarasan obtained Ph. D on the enantioselective total synthesis of natural product from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore with Prof. Kavirayani R. Prasad, in 2007. Subsequently, he held post – doctoral position at Leibniz Institute for Catalysis, Germany as Alexander von Humboldt fellow with Prof. Matthias Beller and the University of California, Berkeley, the USA with Prof. Dean Toste. He joined the Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM) in Dec – 2011, where he is currently Associate Professor.
Tandem Rh (II) and Chiral Squaramide Relay Catalysis: Enantioselective Synthesis of Dihydro-β-Carbolines via Insertion to C – H Bond and Aza – Michael Reaction; Rajasekar, S.; Anbarasan, P. Org. Lett. 2019, accepted.
An Electrophilic Trifluoromethylthiolation of Silylenol Ethers and β – Naphthols with Diethylaminosulfur Trifluoride and (Trifluoromethyl) trimethylsilane; Saravanan, P.; Anbarasan, P. Adv. Synth. Catal. 2018, 360, 2894.
Lewis Acid/Brønsted Acid Controlled Pd (II) – Catalysed Chemodivergent Functionalization of C(sp2) – H Bonds with N – (Arylthio) i (a) mides; Chaitanya, M.; Anbarasan, P. Org. Lett. 2018, 20, 3362.
Stereoselective Palladium – Catalyzed Synthesis of Indolines via Intramolecular Trapping of N – Ylides with Alkenes; Reddy, A. C. S.; Choutipalli, V. S. K.; Ghorai, J.; Subramanian, V.; Anbarasan, P. ACS Catal. 2017, 7, 6283.
Rhodium Catalyzed Diastereoselective Synthesis of 2,2,3,3 – Tetrasubstituted Indolines from N – Sulfonyl – 1,2,3-Triazoles and ortho – Vinylanilines; Yadagiri, D.; Reddy, A. C. S.; Anbarasan, P. Chem. Sci. 2016, 7, 5934.