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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

     Read here






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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





        113.Bonded Template Assisted Para Selective Carboalkylation Using Soft Electrophilic Vinyl Ether


           Maji, A.; Dahiya, A.; Lu, G.; Bhattacharya, T.; Brochetta, M.; Liu, P.; Zanoni, G.; Maiti, D. 

            Nat Commun. 2018, 9, 3582  (Selected as Synfacts of the month) 



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 112. Stille Cross-Coupling Reaction: Early Years to the Current State of the Art

         Ardhapure, V. A.; Gholap, A.; Schulzke, C.; Kapdi, A.; Maiti, D. . 



 111. Manganese-salen Catalyzed Oxidative Benzylic Chlorination 

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

           J. Chem. Sci., 2018, 95, 743.


 110. Combining transition metals and transient directing groups for C-H functionalizations

           Bhattacharya, T.; Pimparkar, S.; Maiti, D. 

           RSC Adv., 2018, 8, 19456 (selected for the 10th Anniversary collection: Organic chemist’s toolbox)

 109. Recent Advances in Natural Product Synthesis by C‒H activation 

           Sinha, S. K.; Zanoni, G.; Maiti, D.

           Asian J. Org. Chem. 2017, 7, 1178

108. Ruthenium Mediated Distal C‒H Activation


        Khan, F. F; Sinha, S. K.; Lahiri, G.K; Maiti, D. ("Invited Contribution")

         Chem.Asian. J. 2018,13, 2243 –2256

107. Diverse Meta-C-H Functionalization of Arenes Across Different Linker Lengths


         Jayarajan, R.; Das, J.; Bag, S.; Choudhury, R.; Maiti, D. 

         Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57, 7659 –7663 (This article appears in 'HOT Topic': C-H activation)


   106. Ruthenium-Catalyzed Aerobic Oxidation of Amines


            Ray, R.; Hazari, A. S,; Lahiri, G.K.; Maiti, D. 

            Chem. Asian J. 2018, 13, 2138 –2148 ("Invited contribution")

           (one of the journal's top downloaded paper)


    105. Promoting Highly Diastereoselective γ‑C−H Chalcogenation of α‑Amino Acids and Aliphatic Carboxylic Acids


            Guin, S.; Deb, A.; Dolui, P.; Chakraborty, S.; Singh, V.K.; MaitI, D.

            ACS Catal. 2018, 8, 2664−2669


104. Highly Selective Ruthenium Catalyzed Direct Oxygenation of Amines to Amides

         Ray, R.; Hazari, A.S.; Chandra, S.; Maiti, D.; Lahiri, G.K.

         Chem. Eur. J. 2018, 24, 1067 –1071


103. Fe-polyaniline composite nanofiber catalyst for chemoselective hydrolysis of oxime

         Mahato, S.K.; Bhaumik, M; Maji, A; Dutta, A.; Maiti, D.; Maity, A.

         J. Coll, Int, Sci. 2017, 513, 592 

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102. Phosphine catalysed (5 + 1) annulation of ynone/cinnamates with primary amines

        Ametovski, J.; Dutta, U.; Burchill, L; Maiti, D.; Lupton, D.W; Hooper, J.F. 

        Chem. Commun2017, 53, 13071-13074

101.  Experimental and Computational Studies on Remote γ‑C(sp3)−H Silylation and Germanylation of Aliphatic Carboxamides

             Deb, A.; Singh, S.; Seth, A.; Pimparkar, S.; Bhaskararao, B.; Guin, S.; Sunoj, R. B.; Maiti, D.

             ACS Catal. 2017, 7, 8171-8175

100.   Experimental and Computational Exploration of para-Selective Silylation with a Hydrogen-Bonded Template

             Maji, A.; Guin, S.; Feng, S.; Dahiya, A.; Singh, V. K.; Liu, P.; Maiti, D.

             Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56,14903–14907

99.  Incorporating Unbiased, Unactivated Aliphatic Alkenes in Pd(II)-Catalyzed Olefination of Benzyl Phosphonamide

           Seth, K.; Bera, M.; Brochetta, M.; Agasti, S.;  Das, A.; Gandini, A.; Porta, P.; Zanoni, G.; Maiti, D. 

           ACS Catal. 2017, 7, 7732-7736

98.  Palladium catalyzed direct aliphatic C(sp3)–H alkenylation with alkenes and alkenyl iodides

           Thrimurtulu, N.; Khan, S.; Maity, S.; Volla, C. M. R.; Maiti, D.

           Chem. Commun. 2017, 53, 12457

97.  Pd-Catalyzed C–H arylation of pyridazine-based fused 1,2,4-triazoles: overriding selectivity at the usual position          by undermining of preferred chelate formation


           Srinivasan, R.; Dey, A.; Nagarajan, N. S.; Kumaran, R. S.; Gandhi, T.; Maiti, D.

           Chem. Commun. 2017, 53, 11709-11712     

96.  Remote meta-C–H cyanation of arenes enabled by pyrimidine-based auxiliary


           Bag, S.; Jayarajan, R.; Dutta, U.; Chowdhury, R.; Mondal, R.; Maiti, D.
           Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.  2017, 56, 12538-12542

95.  Synthesis of Cu-catalysed quinazolinones using a C(sp3)-H functionalisation/cyclisation strategy


           Gholap, A. V. A.; Maity, S.; Schulzke, C.; Maiti. D.; Kapdi, A. R.
           Org. Biomol. Chem. 201715, 7140-7146

94.  Photoelectrocatalytic Reduction of CO2 into C1 Products by Using Modified-Semiconductor-Based Catalyst Systems

           Dey, A.; Maiti, D.; Lahiri, G.K.

           Asian J. Org. Chem. 2017, 6, 1519

93.  Palladium-Catalyzed Remote meta-Selective C-H Bond Silylation and Germanylation


           Modak, A.; Patra, T.; Chowdhury, R.; Raul, S.; Maiti, D. 
           Organometallics 2017, 36, 2418-2423

92. Palladium-Catalyzed Deformylation Reactions with Detailed Experimental and in Silico Mechanistic Studies


           Modak, A.; Rana, S.; Phukan, A. K.; Maiti, D.
           Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2017, 4168-4174

91. Introducing Unactivated Acyclic Internal Aliphatic Olefins in Cobalt Catalyzed Allylic Selective Dehydrogenative Heck                 Reaction

       (This article is part of the themed collection: ISACS19: Challenges in Organic Chemistry)


           Maity, S.; Dolui, P; Kancherla, R.; Maiti, D. 

           Chem. Sci. 2017, 8, 5181-5185

90. Palladium-Catalyzed Benzofuran and Indole Synthesis by Multiple C–H Functionalizations


           Agasti, S.; Dey, A.; Maiti, D. 

           Chem. Commun. 2017, 53, 6544-6556

89.  Catalytic Arene meta-C-H Functionalization Exploiting a Quinoline Based Template


           Dutta, U.; Modak, A.; Bhaskararao, B.; Bera, M.; Bag, S.; Mondal, A.; Lupton, D. W.; Sunoj, R. B.; Maiti, D. 

           ACS Catal. 2017, 7, 3162-3168

88.  XPhos Ligated Rhodium Catalyzed meta-C-H Functionalization of Arenes


           Bera, M.; Agasti, S.; Chowdhury, R.; Mondal, R.; Pal, D.; Maiti, D.

           Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56, 5272-5276

87.  Ligand controlled switchable selectivity in ruthenium catalyzed aerobic oxidation of primary amines


           Ray, R.; Chandra, S.; Yadav, V.; Mondal, P.; Maiti, D. ; Lahiri, G. K.

           Chem. Commun. 2017, 53, 4006-4009

86.  Chelation assisted palladium catalyzed  arylation of aliphatic carboxylic acid derivatives

       (One of the most downloaded paper in the journal)

           Dey, A.; Pimparkar, S.; Deb, A.; Guin, S.; Maiti, D.

           Adv. Synth. Catal. 2017, 359, 1301-1307

85.  Template-assisted meta-C–H alkylation and alkenylation of arenes


           Bag, S.; Jayarajan, R.; Mondal, R.; Maiti, D.

           Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56, 3182-3186

84.  Nickel-Catalyzed Deamidative Step-Down Reduction of Amides to Aromatic Hydrocarbons


           Dey, A.; Sasmal, S.; Seth, K.; Lahiri, G. K.; Maiti, D.

           († = Authors contributed equally)

           ACS Catal. 2017, 7, 433-437

83.  Detailed Mechanistic Studies on Palladium Catalyzed Selective C-H Olefination with Aliphatic Alkenes: A Significant                    Influence of Proton Shuttling

        Deb, A.; Hazra, A.; Peng, Q.; Paton, R. S.; Maiti, D.

        J. Am. Chem. Soc. 201739, 763-775

82.  Copper/P(t-Bu)3-Mediated Regiospecific Synthesis of Fused Furans and Naphthofurans


Naveen, T.; Deb, A.; Maiti, D.

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 129, 1111-1135

81.  Recent developments in palladium catalysed natural products synthesis via C-H activation


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

Editors: A. R. Kapdi, D. Maiti. 

Elsevier, New York . 2016

80. Decarboxylation as the key step in C-C bond forming reactions (One of the most downloaded paper in the journal)


Patra, T; Maiti, D.

Chem. Eur. J. 2017, 23, 7382-7401

79.  Palladium catalyzed selective distal C-H olefination of biaryl system


Maity, S.; Hoque, E.; Dhawa, U.; Maiti, D.

Chem. Commun. 201652, 14003-14006

78.  Remote meta C-H Bond functionalization of 2-phenethylsulphonic acid and 3-phenylpropanoic acid derivatives


Modak, A.; Mondal, A.; Watile, R.; Mukherjee, S.; Maiti, D.

Chem. Commun. 2016, 52, 13916-13919

77.  Emergence of Unactivated Olefins for Synthesizing Olefinated Arenes


Deb, A.; Maiti, D.

Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2017, 1239-1252


76.  Introductory Chapter on C-H Bond Functionalization


Dey, A.; Kapdi, A. R.; Maiti, D.

Elsevier, New York 2016.

75.  Book Chapter: Recent advances in distal aliphatic sp3 C H functionalization


Dey, A.; Dhawa, U.; Maiti, D. 
Editors: A. R. Kapdi, D. Maiti

Elsevier, New York 2016

74. Traceless directing group mediated branched selective alkenylation of unbiased arenes


Agasti, S; Dey, A; Maiti, D. 

Chem. Commun. 2016, 52, 12191-12194

73.  A Doubly Biomimetic Synthetic Transformation: Catalytic Decarbonylation and Halogenation at RT by Vanadium Pentoxide


Rana, S.; Pandey, B.; Dey, A.; Haque, R., Rajaraman, G.; Maiti, D.

ChemCatChem. 20168, 3367-3374

72. Reaching the south: metal catalyzed transformation of the aromatic para-position.


 Dey, A.; Maity, S.; Maiti, D.

 Chem. Commun. 201652, 12398-12414 

71. Cobalt Catalyzed sp2-C-H Activation and Intermolecular Heterocyclization with Allenes at Room Temprature 


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

 Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 201655, 12361-12365

70. Switch to Allylic Selectivity in Cobalt-Catalyzed Dehydrogenative Heck Reactions with Unbiased Aliphatic Olefins.


Maity,S.; Kancherla, R.; Dhawa,U.; Hoque, T.; Pimparkar, S.; Maiti D.

ACS Catal. 2016, 6 , 5493-5499

69. Fibrous-Silica Supported Palladium-Nanoparticles (KCC-1- PEI/Pd): A Sustainable Nanocatalyst for Decarbonylation Reactions.


Kundu, P. K.; Dhiman, M.; Modak, A.; Chowdhury, A.; Polshettiwar, V.; Maiti, D.

ChemPlusChem. 201681, 1142-1146

68. Simple and Efficient Ruthenium Catalyzed Oxidation of Primary Alcohols with Molecular Oxygen.


Ray, R.; Chandra, S.; Maiti, D.; Lahiri, G. K.

Chem. Eur. J. 201622, 8814-8822

67. Palladium-Catalyzed Directed para C H Functionalization of Phenols


Patra, T.; Bag, S.; Kancherla, R.; Mondal, A.; Dey, A.; Pimparkar, S.; Agasti, S.; Modak, A.; Maiti, D.

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 201655, 7751-7755

66. Room-Temperature meta-Functionalization: Pd(II)-Catalyzed Synthesis of 1,3,5-trialkenyl Arene and meta-Hydroxylated Olefin


Bera, M.; Sahoo, S. K.; Maiti, D.

ACS Catal. 2016, 6, 3575-3579

65. Palladium Catalysed meta-C-H Functionalization Reactions


Dey, A.; Agasti, S.; Maiti, D.

Org. Biomol. Chem. 201614, 5440-5453
Highlighted as Current Hot Articles 

    64.Directing group assisted meta-hydroxylation by C-H activation


Maji, A.; Bhaskararao, B.; Singha, S.; Sunoj, R. B.; Maiti, D.

Chem. Sci. 20167, 3147-3153

63. Aryl Nitriles from Alkynes Using tert-Butyl Nitrite: Metal-Free Approach to C=C Bond Cleavage


Dutta, U.; Lupton, D. W.; Maiti, D. 
Org. Lett. 201618, 860-863

This work is highlighted in C&E News.- 

62. Palladium-Catalyzed Olefination of Aryl C-H Bonds by Using Directing Scaffolds


Bag, S.; Maiti, D.​
Synthesis. 201648, 804-815

61. Graphene oxide grafted with iridium complex as a superior heterogeneous catalyst for chemical fixation of carbon dioxide to dimethylformamide


Kumar, S.; Kumar, P.; Deb, A.; Maiti, D.; Jain, S. L. 
Carbon. 2016100, 632-640 

 60. Sequential meta-C-H Olefination of Synthetically Versatile Benzyl Silanes: Effective Synthesis of meta-Olefinated       Toluene, Benzaldehyde and Benzyl Alcohols


Patra, T.; Watile, R. A.; Agasti, S.; Togati, N.; Maiti, D. 
Chem. Commun. 201652, 2027-2030

59. Copper Mediated Decarboxylative Direct C-H Arylation of Heteroarenes with Benzoic Acids


Patra, T.; Nandi, S.; Sahoo, S. K.; Maiti, D.

Chem. Commun. 201652, 1432-1435

58. Metal catalyzed defunctionalization reactions


Modak, A.; Maiti, D. 

Org. Biomol. Chem. 2016, 14, 21-35

57. The regioselective iodination of quinolines, quinolones, pyridones, pyridines and uracil


Dutta, U.; Deb, A.; Lupton, D. W.; Maiti, D.
Chem. Commun. 201551, 17744-17747

     56. Remote para-C-H Functionalization of Arenes by a D-Shaped Biphenyl Template-Based Assembly


 Bag, S.; Patra, T.; Modak,A.; Deb, A.; Maity, S.; Dutta, U.; Dey, A.; Kancherla, R.; Maji, A.; Hazra, A.; Bera, M.; Maiti, D.
 J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 11888-11891
This work is highlighted in JACS Spotlight 

55. Mechanistic elucidation of C-H oxidation by electron rich non-heme iron(IV)-oxo at room temperature


Rana, S.; Dey, A.; Maiti, D. 
Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 14469-14472

54. Nickel-Catalyzed Insertion of Alkynes and Electron-Deficient Olefins into Unactivated sp3 C-H Bonds


 Maity, S.; Agasti, S.; Earsad, A. M.; Hazra, A.; Maiti, D.
Chem. Eur. J. 201521, 11320-11324


53. Pd(II)-Catalyzed meta-CH Olefination: Constructing Multi-substituted Arenes through Homo-diolefination and Sequential Hetero-diolefination


Bera, M; Maji, A.; Sahoo, S. K.; Maiti, D. 
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 201554, 8515-8519

52. Palladium-Catalyzed Synthesis of 2,3-disubstituted Benzofurans: An Approach Towards the Synthesis of Deuterium Labeled Compounds


Agasti, S.; Maity, S.; Szabo, K. J.; Maiti, D. 
Adv. Synth. Catal. 2015357, 2331-2338

51. Divergent Reactivity in Palladium-Catalyzed Annulation with Diarylamines and α,β-Unsaturated acids: Direct Access to Substituted 2-Quinolinones and Indoles


Kancherla, R.; Naveen, T.; Maiti, D. 
Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21 , 8723-8726

50. Palladium-Catalyzed (3+3) Annulation Between Diarylamines and α,β-Unsaturated acids Through C-H Activation: Direct Access to 4-Substituted-2-quinolinones

Kancherla, R.; Naveen, T.; Maiti, D. 
Chem. Eur. J. 201521, 8360-8364

49. Orthogonal selectivity with cinnamic acids in 3-substituted benzofuran synthesis through C-H olefination of phenols


Agasti, S.; Sharma, U.; Togati, N.; Maiti, D. 
Chem. Commun. 201551, 5375-5378

 48. Iron catalyzed regioselective direct arylation at C-3 position of N-alkyl-2-pyridone


Modak, A.; Rana, S.; Maiti, D. 
J. Org. Chem. 201580, 296-303


47. Aerobic Oxynitration of Alkynes with tBuONO and TEMPO


Dutta, U.; Maity, S.; Kancherla, R.; Maiti, D. 
Org. Lett. 2014. 16, 6302-6305

46. Efficient and Simple Approaches Towards Direct Oxidative Esterification of Alcohols


Ray, R.; Jana, R. D.; Bhadra, M.; Maiti, D.; Lahiri, G. K. 
Chem. Eur. J. 201420, 15168

45. Direct Arylation via C-H Activation (Book Chapter)


New Trends in Cross Coupling: Theory and Application.
Sharma, U.; Modak, A.; Maity, S.; Maji.; Maiti, D.
RSC Catalysis Series; Royal Society of Chemistry
Edited by Thomas J Colacot
ISSN : 1757-6725
ISBN :9781849738965

44. Iron Catalysis in Synthetic Chemistry (Book Chapter)


Progress in Inorganic Chemistry: Volume 59 
Rana, S.; Modak, A.; Maity, S.; Patra, T.; Maiti, D.
Edited by Kenneth D. Karlin
John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, New Jersey

43. Meta-Selective Arene C-H Bond Olefination of Arylacetic Acid Using a Nitrile-Based Directing Group


Bera, M.; Modak, A.; Patra, T.; Maji, A.; Maiti, D. 
Org. Lett. 201416, 5760-5763