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 167. Removal and modification of directing groups used in metal-catalyzed C–H functionalization: The magical                 step of conversion into ‘conventional’ functional groups


     Carvalho. R. L.; Almeida, R. G.; Karunanidhi. M.; Machado, L. A.; Pedrosa. L. F.; Dolui. P.; Maiti. D.; Da Silva Jr. E. N.

     Org. Biomol. Chem. 2020, 19, 525




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 166. Organopalladium Intermediates in Coordination Directed C(sp3) -H Functionalizations


     S. S. Anjana.; Dutta, A.; Lahiri. G. K.; Maiti, D.

     Trends Chem. 2020, 3, 188





 165. Transition Metal Catalyzed Enantioselective C(sp2)–H Bond Functionalization


     Achar, T; Maiti, S.; Jana, S.; Maiti, D.

     ACS Catal. 2020, 10, 13748




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        164. Evolution of Strept(avidin) based artificial metalloenzymes in organometallic catalysis


          Mukherjee, P.; Maiti, D.

          Chem. Commun. 2020, 56, 14519




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163. Transition Metal Catalyzed C-H Allylation Reactions


     Dutta, S.; Bhattacharya, T.; Werz, D. B.; Maiti, D.

     Chem, 2020, 7, 555




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 162. Organic synthesis with the most abundant transition metal- Iron: From rust to multitasking catalysts


    Rana, S.; Biswas, J. P.; Paul, S.; Paik, A.;  Maiti, D.

    Chem. Soc. Rev., 2020, 50, 243





 161. Diverse Strategies for Transition Metal Catalyzed Distal C(sp3)-H Functionalizations


    Das, J.; Guin, S.; Maiti, D.

    Chem. Sci., 2020, 11, 10887





     A special interview of Prof. Maiti on the eve of 10th anniversary of the Chemical Science journal

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 160. Transition Metals and Transition Metals/Lewis Acid Cooperative Catalysis for Directing Group Assisted para-              C−H Functionalization


     Sasmal, S.; Dutta, U.; Lahiri, G. K.; Maiti, D.

     Chem. Lett., 2020, 49,  1406





159. A Direct Route to Six and Seven Membered Lactones via γ-C(sp3)-H Activation: A Simple Protocol to Build                     Molecular Complexity


     Das, J.; Dolui, P.; Ali, W.; Biswas, J. P.; Chandrashekar, H. B.; Prakash, G; Maiti, D.

     († = Authors contributed equally)

     Chem. Sci. 2020, 11, 9697





 158. Fe-catalyzed aziridination is governed by the electron affinity of the active imido-iron species


     Coin, G; Patra, R.; Rana, S; Biswas, J.P.; Dubourdeaux, P; Clémancey, M.; de Visser, S. P.; Maiti, D.; Maldivi, P.; Latour, J-M.

     ACS Catalysis 2020, 10,10010




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157. Para-Selective Arylation of Arenes: A Direct Route to Biaryls by Norbornene Relay Palladation  


     Dutta, U.; Porey, S.; Pimparkar, S.; Mandal, A; Grover, J; Koodan, A; Maiti, D.

     Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2020, 59, 20831

     († = Authors contributed equally)




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   156. Phenol, 2-(5-pyrimidinyl)


     Guin, S.; Maiti. D.

     Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis (EROS) 2020




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   155. 2-Hydroxy-4-methoxybenzonitrile


     Guin, S.; Maiti. D.

     Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis (EROS) 2020




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   154. Phenol, 2-(8-nitro-3-quinolinyl)


     Dutta, U.; Maiti. D.

     Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis (EROS) 2020




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   153. 1,1'-Biphenyl]-2-carbonitrile, 4'-hydroxy-4,5-dimethoxy


     Bhattacharya, T.; Maiti. D.

     Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis (EROS) 2020





152. Redox-active ligand incorporated coordination complexes and their catalytic implications


     Maiti. D.; Mondal, B.; Ghosh, P.

     Inorg. Chim. Act., 2020, 509, 119635





151. Special issue celebrating 60th birthday of Prof. G.K Lahiri


     Maiti. D.; Mondal, B.; Ghosh, P.

     Coordination Chemistry Reviews, 2020, 414, 213268





150. Introduction in "Remote C-H Bond Functionalizations: Methods and Strategies in Organic Synthesis"


            Edited by Prof. D. Maiti and Dr. S. Guin,
          Dutta, U.; Guin, S.; Maiti. D. Wiley-VCH, 2020







149. Transition Metal Catalyzed Distal para-Selective C-H Functionalization in “Remote C-H Bond                                             Functionalizations: Methods and Strategies in Organic Synthesis”


            Edited by Prof. D. Maiti and Dr. S. Guin. 
          Dutta, U.; Maiti. D. Wiley-VCH, 2020






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148. Copper in Efficient Synthesis of Aromatic Heterocycleswith Single Heteroatom


     Pal, T.; Lahiri, G. K.; Maiti. D. 

    Eur. J. Org. Chem.,  2020, 6859





147. Transition Metal Promoted Cascade Heterocycles Synthesis via C–H Functionalization


     Baccalini, A.; Faita, G.; Zanoni, G.; Maiti. D.

     Chem. Eur. J., 2020, 26, 9749





146. Palladium-catalyzed meta-C–H allylation of arenes: A unique combination of pyrimidine-based template and              hexafluoroisopropanol


     Bag, S.; K, S.; Mondal, A.; Jayarajan, R.; Dutta, U.; Porey, S.; Sunoj, R. B.; Maiti. D.

     J. Am. Chem. Soc, 2020, 142, 12453





        145. Overriding Ortho Selectivity by Template Assisted Meta-C–H Activation of Benzophenone


          Casali, E.; Kalra, P.; Brochetta, M.; Borsari, T.; Gandini, A.; Patra, T.; Zanoni, G.; Maiti, D.

          Chem. Commun. 2020, 56, 7281 




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       144. A directing group assisted ruthenium catalyzed approach to access meta-nitrated phenol


          Sasmal, S.; Sinha, S. K.; Lahiri, G. K.; Maiti, D.

          Chem. Commun. 2020, 56, 7100  





 143.  Diverse meta-C–H Functionalization of Amides


     Gholap, A.; Bag, S.; Pradhan, S.; Kapdi, A. R.; Maiti, D.

     († = Authors contributed equally)

     ACS Catalysis 2020, 10, 5347 (ASAP)





 142.   Ultrasound-facilitated direct meta-C-H functionalization of arene: A time economical strategy under                             ambient temperature with improved yield and selectivity


          Jayarajan, R.; Chandrashekar, H. B.; Dalvi, A. K.; Maiti, D.

         Chem. Eur. J, 2020, 26, 11426




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141. An update on distal C(sp3)−H functionalization involving 1,5-HAT emerging from nitrogen radicals


       Goswami, N.; Maiti. D. 

       Israel. J. Chem., 2020, 60, 303





140. Para-Selective Cyanation of Arenes by H-bonded Template


     Pimparkar, S.; Bhattacharya, T.; Maji, A.; Saha, A.; Jayarajan, R.; Dutta, U.; Lu, G.; Lupton, D. W.; Maiti, D.

     Chem. Eur. J, 2020, 26, 11558





139. Highvalent 3d Metal-Oxo Mediated C-H Halogenation: Biomimetic Approaches.


     Biswas, J. P.; Guin, S.; Maiti. D.

     Coordination Chemistry Reviews, 2020, 408, 213174





137. Recent Advances in Cobalt-Catalysed C–H Functionalizations


          Baccalini, A.; Vergura, S.; Dolui, P.; Zanoni, G.; Maiti. D
          Org. Biomol. Chem. 2019, 17, 10119


136. Cobalt-Catalyzed C(sp2)–H Allylation of Biphenyl Amines with Unbiased Terminal Olefins


     Baccalini, A.; Vergura, S.; Dolui, P.; Maiti, S.; Dutta, S.; Maity, S.; Khan, F. F.; Lahiri, G. K.; Zanoni, G.; Maiti. D.

     Org. Lett. 2019, 21, 8842





135. Orthogonal Selectivity in C-H Olefination: Synthesis of Branched Vinylarene with Unactivated Aliphatic Substitution


     Agasti, S.; Mondal, B.; Achar, T. K.; Sinha, S. K.; S. S. Anjana.; Szabo, K. J.; Schoenebeck, F.; Maiti, D.

     ACS Catalysis 2019, 9, 9606




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134. Access to Multifunctionalized Benzofurans by Aryl Nickelation of Alkynes: Efficient Synthesis of the Anti-Arrhythmic Drug Amiodarone


     Iqbal, N.; Iqbal, N.; Maiti, D.; Cho, E. J.

      Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 131,15955





133. Ligand-Enabled Pd(II)-Catalyzed Iterative γ-C(sp3)-H Arylation of Free Aliphatic Acid


     Dolui, P.; Das, J.; Chandrashekar, H. B.; Anjana, S. S.; Maiti, D.

     († = Authors contributed equally)

     Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 58,13773 (HOT PAPER)




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132. Co‐ordination assisted distal C−H alkylation of fused heterocycles


     Kankanala, R.; Biswas, J. P.; Jana, S.; Achar, T. K.; Porey, S.; Maiti, D.

     († = Authors contributed equally)

      Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 131,13946





 131. Direct meta-C-H Perfluoroalkenylation of Arenes Enabled by a Cleavable Pyrimidine-Based Template


     Brochetta, M.; Borsari, T.; Bag, S.; Jana, S.; Maiti, S.; Porta, A.; Werz, D.; Zanoni, G.; Maiti, D.

     Chem. Eur. J. 2019, 25, 10323





130. Rhodium Catalyzed Template-Assisted Distal para-C-H Olefination


      Dutta, U.; Maiti, S.; Pimparkar, S.; Maiti, S.; Gahan, L. R.; Krenske, E. H.; Lupton, D. W.; Maiti, D.   

      Chem. Sci. 2019, 10, 7426



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129. Regioselective Synthesis of Fused Furans by Decarboxylative Annulation of α,β-Alkenyl Carboxylic Acid with Cyclic Ketone: Synthesis of Di-Heteroaryl Derivatives

     Agasti, S.; Pal, T.; Achar, T. K.; Maiti, S.; Pal, D.; Mandal, S.; Daud, K.; Lahiri, G. K.; Maiti, D.

     Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 58, 11039 (VIP Paper)




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 128. Palladium-Catalyzed Directed meta-Selective C-H Allylation of Arenes: Unactivated Internal Olefins as Allyl   Surrogates


     Achar, T. K.; Zhang, X.; Mondal, R.; Shanavas, M. S.; Maiti, S.; Maity, S.; Pal, N.; Paton, R. S.; Maiti, D.

     Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019,58,10353





127. Palladium catalyzed template directed C-5 selective olefination of thiazoles


     Achar, T. K.; Biswas, J.; Porey, S.; Pal, T.; Ramakrishna, K.; Maiti, S.; Maiti, D.

     J. Org. Chem, 2019, 84, 8315




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  126. Photocatalyzed Borylation Using Water-Soluble Quantum Dots


          Chandrasekhar, H. B.; Maji, A.; Halder, G.; Banerjee, S.; Bhattacharyya, S.; Maiti, D.

          Chem. Commun. 2019, 55, 6201





125. Palladium‐Catalyzed Selective meta‐C−H Deuteration of Arenes: Reaction Design and Applications


     Bag, S.; Petzold, M.; Sur, A.; Bhowmick, S.; Werz, D.; Maiti, D.

     Chem. Eur. J 2019, 25,9433  (HOT Paper)





 124. Bismuth Nitrate as a Source of Nitro Radical in Ipso-Nitration of Carboxylic Acids


     Agasti, S.; Maiti, S.; Maity, S.; Anniyappan, M.; Talawar, M. B.; Maiti, D. 

     Polyhedron, 2019, 172, 120




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123. Iterative Arylation of Amino Acids and Aliphatic Amines via-C(sp3)-H Activation: Experimental and Computational Exploration


     Guin, S.; Dolui, P.; Zhang, X.; Paul, S.; Singh, V. K; Pradhan, S.; Chandrashekar, H. B.; S. S. Anjana.; Paton, R. S.; Maiti, D.

     († = Authors contributed equally)

     Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019, 58, 5633-5638




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122. Fabrication of an amyloid fibril-palladium nanocomposite: A sustainable catalyst for C-H activation and the electrooxidation of ethanol


     Jayarajan, R.; Kumar, R.; Gupta, J.; Dev, G.; Kadu, P.; Chatterjee, D.; Bahadur, D.; Maiti, D.; Maji, S. K.

     J. Mater. Chem. A, 2019, 7, 4486





 121. Game of Directors: Accessing Remote Meta- and Para-C-H Bonds With Covalently Attached Directing Groups


     Dey, A.; Sinha, S. K.; Achar, T. K.; Maiti, D.

     Angew. Chem.Int. Ed 2019, 58, 10820





 120. Palladium Catalyzed Regioselective C4-Arylation and Olefination of Indoles and Azaindoles

            Thrimurtulu, N.; Dey, A.; Singh, A.; Pal, K.; Maiti, D.; Volla, C. M. R.  

            Adv. Synth. Catal. 2018, 365, 1441 



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  119.Trifluoromethylation of Allenes: An Expedient Access to α-Trifluoromethylated Enones at Room Temperature

    Brochetta, M.; Borasari, T.; Gandini, A.; Porey, S.; Deb, A.; Casali, E.; Chakraborty, A.;  Zanoni, G.; Maiti, D.   

    Chem. Eur. J  2018, 25, 750 




 118.  Role of hexafluoroisopropanol in C‒H activation


         Sinha, S. K.; Bhattacharya, T.; Maiti, D.   

         React. Chem. Eng., 2018 , 4, 1492



        117.Regiocontrolled Remote C-H Olefination of Small Heterocycles


            Achar, T. K.; Ramakrishna, K.; Pal, T.; Porey, S.; Dolui, P.; Biswas, J. P.; Maiti, D.   

            Chem. Eur. J. 2018 , 24, 17906



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 116.Mechanistic Insights on Orthogonal Selectivity in Heterocycle Synthesis


           MaJi, A.; Yernaidu, R.; Sunoj, R. B.; Maiti, D.   

            ACS Catal. 2018, 8, 10111−10118




115. Template assisted para-C‒H activation Template assisted para C‒H activation


   Sinha, S.K.; Sasmal, S; Lahiri, G. K.; Maiti, D.

     J. Indian. Chem. Soc 2018, 9, 7843





114. Selective C-H Halogenation over Hydroxylation by Non-heme Iron(IV)-oxo 


    Rana, S.; Biswas, J. P; Sen, A.; Clemency, M.; Blondin, G.; Latour, J-M.; Rajaraman, G.; Maiti, D. 

     Chem. Sci. 2018, 9, 7843