Prof. Sampak Samanta


1D-419, POD Building
Email: sampaks[at]
Phone: +91 0731 660 3337

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Research Interests

  • Asymmetric synthesis
  • Heterocycles
  • Metal mediated synthetic transformation
  • Green chemistry
  • Total synthesis of biologically active compounds
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Agrochemicals
  • Photocatalysts

Selected Publications

  • Unmasking the reversal of the reactivity of cyclic N-sulfonyl ketimines: multifaceted applications in organic synthesis, Soumitra Guin, Debashis Majee and Sampak Samanta, Chemical Communications, 2021, DOI: 10.1039/D1CC03439A
  • Diastereoselective desymmetrization reaction of prochiral para-quinamines with in situ generated cyclopropenes: access to fused-hydroindol-5-one scaffolds, Rajni Lodhi, Meher Prakash and Sampak Samanta, Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry, 2021, DOI: 10.1039/D1OB01322J
  • Reversal Reactivity of �-Alkylnitroalkenes as 1, 3-Binucleophiles: Application to Nitroarenes using Organocatalysis, Debashis Majee, S Banuprakash Goud, Soumitra Guin, Shikha S. Rathor, Ashvani K. Patel, Sampak Samanta, Asian Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2021,
  • Recent Advances in Visible-Light-Driven Photocatalyzed ?-Cyanoalkylation Reactions, S. Guin, D. majee, Sampak Samanta Asian Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2021,
  • Substrate-Controlled Domino Reaction of N-Sulfonyl Ketimines with 2-Aroyl-1-chlorocyclopropanecarboxylates: Access to Cyclopenta [c] chromenes and Benzo [f] cyclopenta [d][1, 2] thiazepine Dioxides, M. Prakash, R. Lodhi and Sampak Samanta, J. Org. Chem. 2021, 86, 6721.