Prof. Nagarajan Arumugam

Pharmaceutical Chemistry

PSG College of Pharmacy, India

Full Professor


Research fields:

Organic Medicinal Chemistry

Diabetes, Obesity, Cancer, Nano-Medicine


1992 Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, Bharathidasan University, India

1985 M.Sc., Chemistry, Bharathiyar University, India

1983 B.Sc., Chemistry, University of Madras, India

Publications (Selected)

  1. Isolation and in silico evaluation of anti diabetic molecules of Cynodondactylon (L.) Hasthi Annapurna V , Babu Apoorva, Natesan Ravichandran, Kallur Purushothaman Arun, Pemaiah Brindha, Sethuraman Swaminathan, Mahadevan Vijayalakshmiand Arumugam Nagarajan -Journal of Molecular Graphics and Modelling, 2013, 39, 87–97.
  2. Pharmacophore based Identification of Tubulin Inhibitors, C. Elakkiyah, A. Moulinamary and A. Nagarajan, International Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences, 2012, 3(B), 630-645.
  3. A Study on Chemical And Botanical Standards of A Traditional Drug Source- Spathodea Campanulata Beaue. P. Brindha, A. Nagarajan, R.P.Saralla, R. Narendran And K.Sridharan, International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Vol 4, Suppl 2, 2012, 157-160.
  4. Diterpenes-A Review on Therapeutic uses with special emphasis on Antidiabetic Activity, A. Nagarajan and P. Brindha, J Pharmacy Research, 5( 8), 2012, 4530-4540.
  5. Efficient synthesis of enantiomerically pure dihydropyrans. Bor-Cherng Hong, Zhong-Yi Chen, Arumugam Nagarajan, KottaniRudresha, Vishal Chavan, Wei-Hung Chen, Yea-Fen Jiang, Shuo-Cang Zhang, Gene-Hsiang Lee and SepehrSarshar, Tetrahedron Letters, Volume 46, Issue 8, 21 February 2005, Pages 1281-1285.
  6. Efficient and Stereodivergent Synthesis of Deoxyimino Sugars, Bor-Cherng Hong, Zhong-Yi Chen, Arumugam Nagarajan, KottaniRudresha, Vishal Chavan, Wei-Hung Chen, Yea-Fen Jiang, Shuo-Cang Zhang, Gene-Hsiang Lee, and SepehrSarshar,Carbohydrate Research 2005, 340, 2457-2468.
  7. Regio- and Stereoselectivity of Captodative Olefins in 1,3-Dipolar Cycloadditions: A DFT/HSAB Theory Rationale for the Observed Regiochemistry of Nitrones, Rafael Herrera, A.Nagarajan, Miguel A. Morales, Francisco Méndez, Hugo A. Jimenez-Vazquez, L. Gerardo Zepeda, and Joaquin Tamariz, Journal of Organic Chemistry,2001, 66(4) 1252-1263.
  8. Synthesis of Regioselectively Brominated, Asymmetric Porphyrins via ‘2+2’ Condensation, Nagarajan Arumugam, Chang-Hee Lee, J. Porphyrins and Phthalocyanines, 2002, 479.
  9. Convenient Route to Super-Expanded Calixpyrroles: Synthesis of Calix[n]furano[m]-pyrroles (n=3,4,6,8 and m = 2,4), A.Nagarajan, Yong-Sung Jang and Chang-Hee Lee, Org.Lett. 2000, 2 (20) 3115 - 3118.
  10. Synthesis and Structure of 1,4-Bis(a,a’)-dipyrrylmethyl)cyclohexane, A.Nagarajan, Won -Yang Chung, Sung-Wook Lee and Chang-Hee Lee, Bull. Korean Chem. Soc. 2001, 22, 932-934.
  11. Synthesis of expanded calix[n]pyrroles and their furan or thiophene analogues as potential multinuclear receptors, A.Nagarajan, Jae-Won Ka, Chang-Hee Lee, Tetrahedron2001 57, 7323-7330.
  12. Highly Selective 1,3-Dipolar Cycloadditions of Captodative Olefins 1-Acetylvinyl Carboxylates to Diverse Dipoles, A.Nagarajan, Gerardo Zepeda and Joaquin Tamariz, Tetrahedron Lett. 1996, 37(38) 6835-6838.
  13. Highly stereoselective palladium-catalyzed coupling reactions of captodative olefins acetylvinylarenecarboxylates, Lourdes Villar, Joseph P. Bullock, MatheenM.Khan, A. Nagarajan, Roderick W. Bates, Francisco Delgado and Joaquin Tamariz, J.Organomet.Chem. 1996, 517 (1-2) 9-18.
  14. Conformational analysis of some heterocyclic systems. Part II – Conformational analysis of substituted N-benzoylpiperidin-4-ones, M. Krishna Pillay, R. Krishna Kumar, A. Nagarajan, G. Jeyaraman, Indian J. Chem., Sect. B., 2000, 39B(6), 419-425.
  15. Conformational Analysis of Heterocyclic Systems-Part III-Conformations of Nacetyl piperidin-4-ones, M. Krishna Pillay, R. Krishna Kumar, A. Nagarajan, Indian J. Heterocyclic Chemistry, 2000, 9, 201-208.
  16. An improved synthesis of isoxazolines based on Torssell’s procedure, A.Nagarajan and M. Krishna Pillay, Indian J.Chem.Sect.B1993, 32 (4) 471-474.
  17. Synthesis of some isoxazolines and evaluation of carbon-13 NMR substituent parameters for 5-methyl substitution, A.Nagarajan and M. Krishna Pillay, IndianJ.Chem.Sect.B1993, 32 (9) 938-941.
  18. Electron-impact Mass Spectral Fragmentation Patterns of Isoxazolines, A. Nagarajan and M. Krishna Pillay, J. Indian Chem.Soc. 1993, 70 (2) 134-137.
  19. 5-Phenyl-3-oxa-4-azatricyclo(,6)-dec-4-ene, A. Thiruvalluvar; V. Parthasarathi, A. Nagarajan and M. Krishna Pillay, ActaCrystallogr.Sect.C: Cryst.Struct.Commun. 1994, 50, 1812-1814.

Profile Details

Free SCIRP Newsletters
Copyright © 2006-2022 Scientific Research Publishing Inc. All Rights Reserved.