Dr. Amit Kumar Jana
Dr. Amit Kumar Jana joined the Institute in 02/Jul/2012
Born on : 19/Apr/1980
Office Phone No.: 03228249332-3104(Extn)
Quarter No: FHI-3/9
PhD from IIT Kharagpur in Synthetic Organic Chemistry in the year of 2011
MSc from BHU in Organic Chemistry in the year of 2005 with 1st Class.
Assistant Professor, College of Engg. and Management Kolaghat, 2011 to till date.
SRF, IIT Kharagpur, 2008 - 2011.
JRF, IIT Kharagpur, 2006 - 2008.
A benzannulation for the regiodefined synthesis of 2-alkyl/aryl-1-naphthols: Total synthesis of Arnottin I by D. Mal, A. K. Jana, P. Mitra P and K. Ghosh , J. Org. Chem. in 2011
A rapid entry to C-prenylcarbazoles: total synthesis of clausamine C–D, clausevatine D and clausine F by A. K. Jana and D. Mal , Chem. Commun. in 2010
DBU-CH3I, a potential substitute for CH2N2 in the preparation of methyl esters and methyl aryl ethers: studies with assorted acids by D. Mal, A. K. Jana, S. Ray, S. Bhattacharya, A. Patra and S. R. De , Synth. Commun. in 2008
An overview on synthetic entries to tetrahydro-ß-carbolines by P. Maity, D. Adhikari, A. K. Jana , Tetrahedron in 2019
Anionic [4+3] heteroannulation of 2-azidoacrylates: A modular synthesis of 2-benzazepine-1-ones by B.K. Dinda, A.K. Jana and D. Mal , Chem. Commun. in 2012
Lateral lithiation-initiated annulations in the synthesis of 1-oxygenated carbazole alkaloids and a cycloheptacarbazole by A. K. Jana, P. Pahari and D. Mal , Synlett in 2012
Recent trends in the synthesis of carbazoles: an update by J. Roy, A.K. Jana and D. Mal , Tetrahedron in 2012
A convenient procedure for bis-esterification of cyclic anhydride by A. K. Jana, R. Karmakar, B. K. Dinda, P. Mitra, K. Ghosh, R. D. Karmakar and D. Mal , J. Ind. Chem. Soc. in 2012
An overview on synthetic entries to tetrahydro-ß-carbolines from P. Maity, D. Adhikari, A. K. Jana Tetrahedron in 2019
Project Title: A convergent synthetic approach towards different carboline derivatives Sponsor: SERB, DST Investigator (s): Dr. Amit Kumar JanaAmount: 22,60,000/-Duration: Three years.
List of National/International Training program/workshop/conference/symposium attended
Title of the program
Duration of the program
5th JNOST Conference for Research Scholars
December 4 – 7th, 2009 (four days)
7th JNOST Conference for Research Scholars
December 15 – 18th, 2011 (four days)
1) Eli Lilly Asian Best Thesis Award with 1st Prize of $1500
2) Senior Research Fellow granted by UGC - (2007-2010)
3) Junior Research Fellow granted by UGC - (2005-2007)
A DST Fast Track Project granted by SERB, DST
Synthetic organic Chemistry