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Name:  Dr. Naminita Gogoi Lahon


Status: Project Associate


Current research area:

Development of a durable molecular level non-fluoro hydrophobic/superhydrophobic finish with better latex stability

Educational qualification:

Ph. D. (Organic Chemistry, RRL, Jorhat, Under Dibrugarh University)


Past research experience:


Identification of bioactive principles from certain indigenous plants and their utilization for tea pests management, Department of Biotechnology, New Delhi


Ph. D. work: Investigations Towards Enantioselective Total Synthesis of Natural Products of Biological Significance


List of publications:


§  Gogoi, N.; Boruwa, J.; Barua, N. C., A Concise total Synthesis of Antifungal Antibiotic (+)-Preussin, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2006, 1722-1725.     

§  Gogoi, N., Boruwa, J.; Barua, N. C., A total synthesis of (-)-bestatin using Shibasaki’s asymmetric Henry reaction, Tetrahedron Lett. 2005, 46, 7581-7582.

§  Boruwa, J.; Gogoi, N.; Barua, N. C., Enantioselective Total Synthesis of the Phytotoxic Lactone Herbarumin III, Org. Biomol. Chem.  2006, 4, 3521-3525

§  Boruwa, J.; Bhuyan, R., Gogoi, N., Barua, N. C. , Chemoselective tetrahydropyranylation of primary alcohols under freezing  water pressure, Ind. J. Chem. 2005, 44B,   331-334

§  Boruwa, J.; Gogoi, N.; Saikia, P. P.; Barua, N. C., Catalytic Asymmetric Henry Reaction (Review), Tetrahedron:Asymmetry, 2007, 17, 3315-3326

§  Gogoi, N.; Borah, J. C.; Boruwa, J.; Barua, N. C., Lipase Catalysed Kinetic Resolution of 2-Nitroalcohol: Total Synthesis of Taxol Side Chain and (-)-Bestatin, Letters in Org. Chem, 2007, 4, 234-235


Contact details:

Address: C/O Mr. Ankur Lahon, Qtr. No.108, Sector-1, R K Puram, New Delhi-110021.

Mobile :+( 91) 9891076636