2013

  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Mandal, Susovan; Mukhopadhyay, Arindam; Samanta, Subhas; "Helicity as a Steric Force: Stabilization and Helicity-Dependent Reversion of Colored o-Quinonoid Intermediates of Helical Chromenes"
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 6872-6884
  • Bajpai, Alankriti; Venkatakrishnan, Parthasarathy; Mandal, Susovan; Samanta, Subhas; Venugopalan, Paloth; Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; "Self-Assembly of Conformationally Rigid Dialcohols (Bis-Benzocyclobutenols): Supramolecular Cyclophanes and Arrays"
    Cryst. Growth & Des. 2013, 13, 4714-4720
  • Bajpai, Alankriti; Venugopalan, Paloth; Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; "Self-Assembly of Rigid 3-Connecting Mesitylenetribenzoic Acid: Multifarious Supramolecular Synthons and Solvent-Induced Supramolecular Isomerism"
    Cryst. Growth & Des. 2013, 13, 4721-4729
  • Seth, Saona; Jhulki, Samik; Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; "Catalytic and Chemoselective Oxidation of Activated Alcohols and Direct Conversion of Diols to Lactones with In Situ-Generated Bis-IBX Catalyst"
    Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2013, 2445-2452
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Mandal, Susovan; Kumar, Amrit; "Photochromism of Novel Chromenes Constrained to be Part of [2.2]Paracyclophane: Remarkable 'Phane' Effects on the Colored o-Quinonoid Intermediates"
    New J. Chem. 2013, 37, 82-88 This work featured as the inside coverpage of issue no. 1.

2012

  • Natarajan, Palani; Bajpai, Alankriti; Venugopalan, Paloth; Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; "Pseudopolymorphism of a Highly Adaptable Tetraarylpyrene Host that Exhibits Abundant Solid-State Guest Inclusion"
    Cryst. Growth Des. 2012, 12, 6134-6143
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; "Crystal engineering with sterically-hindered molecular modules: unique supramolecular synthons and novel molecular self assembly"
    Journal of the Indian Institute of Science 88 (2), 131-149
  • Parida, Keshaba Nanda; Jhulki, Samik; Mandal, Susovan; Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; "Oxidation of Benzyl Alcohols, Benzyl Halides and Alkylbenzenes with oxone"
    Tetrahedron 2012, 68, 9763-9768
  • Bajpai, Alankriti; Natarajan, Palani; Venugopalan, Paloth; Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; "Crystal Engineering: Lattice Inclusion Based on O-H....O Hydrogen-Bonded Self-Assembly and Guest-Induced Structural Mimicry"
    J. Org. Chem. 2012, 77, 7858-7865
  • Venkatakrishnan, Parthasarathy; Natarajan, Palani; Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Lin, Zhenghuan; Chow, Tahsin J.; "Twisted Bimesitylene-Based Oxadiazoles as Novel Host Materials for Phosphorescent OLEDs"
    Tetrahedron 2012, 68, 7502-7508
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Mandal, Susovan; Venugopalan, Paloth; "Hydrogen-Bonded Helical Self-Assembly of Sterically-Hindered Benzyl Alcohols: Rare Isostructurality and Synthon Equivalence Between Alcohols and Acids"
    Cryst. Growth Des. 2012, 12, 2942-2947
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Mandel, Susovan; Parida, Keshaba Nanda; "Through-Space Control of the Persistence of Photogenerated o-Quinonoid Intermediates in Naphthalenes Containing Cofacially Oriented Chromenes and Arenes"
    Org. Lett. 2012, 14, 2438-2441
  • Suk, Jungdon; Natarajan, Palani; Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Bard, Allen J.; "Electrochemistry and Electrogenerated Chemiluminescence of Twisted Anthracene-Functionalized Bimesitylenes"
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 3451-3460

2011

  • Moorthy, J. Narasimha; Senapati, Kalyan; Parida, Keshaba Nanda; Jhulki, Samik; Sooraj, Kunnikuruvan; Nair, Nisanth N.; "Twist Does a Twist to the Reactivity: Stoichiometric and Catalytic Oxidations with Twisted Tetramethyl-IBX"
    J. Org. Chem. 2011, 76, 9593-9601
  • Natarajan, Palani; Bajpai, Alankriti; Venugopalan, Paloth; Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; "Rational Molecular Design for Multicomponent Guest Inclusion in the Solid State: Differential Binding of Small and Large Aromatic Guests"
    Curr. Sci. 2011, 101, 939-945
    This work featured as the coverpage of issue no. 7
  • Mandal, Susovan; Parida, Keshaba Nanda; Samanta, Subhas; Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; "Influence of (2,3,4,5,6-Pentamethyl/phenyl)phenyl Scaffold: Stereoelectronic Control of the Persistence of o-Quinonoid Reactive Intermediates of Photochromic Chromenes"
    J. Org. Chem. 2011, 76, 7406-7414
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Natarajan, Palani; Bajpai, Alankriti; Venugopalan, Paloth; "Trigonal Rigid Triphenols: Self-Assembly and Multicomponent Lattice Inclusion"
    Cryst. Growth Des. 2011, 101, 939-945
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Neogi, Ishita; "IBX-Mediated One-Pot Synthesis of Benzimidazoles from Primary Alcohols and Arylmethyl Bromides"
    Tet. Lett. 2011, 52, 3868-3871
  • Saha, Satyajit; Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; "Enantioselective Organocatalytic Biginelli Reaction: Dependence of the Catalyst on Sterics, Hydrogen Bonding, and Reinforced Chirality"
    J. Org. Chem. 2011, 76, 396-402
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Samanta, Subhas; Koner, Apurba L.; Nau, Werner M.; "Steady-State Photochemistry (Pschorr Cyclization) and Nanosecond Transient Absorption Spectroscopy of Twisted 2-Bromoaryl Ketones"
    Pure Appl. Chem. 2011, 83, 841-860

2010

  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Senapati, Kalyan; Parida, Keshaba Nanda; "6-Membered Pseudocyclic IBX Acids: Syntheses, X-ray Structural Characterizations, and Oxidation Reactivities in Common Organic Solvents"
    J. Org. Chem. 2010, 75, 8416-8421
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Saha, Satyajit; "C3-Symmetric Proline-Functionalized Organocatalysts: Enantioselective Michael Addition Reactions"
    Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2010, 6359-6365
  • Saha, Satyajit; Seth, Saona; Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; "Functionalized Proline with Double Hydrogen Bonding Potential: Highly Enantioselective Michael Addition of Carbonyl Compounds to beta-Nitrostyrenes in Brine"
    Tet. Lett. 2010, 51, 5281-5286
  • Natarajan, Palani; Venugopalan, Paloth; Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; "A Novel Tetraarylpyrene Host: Conformation-Dependent Inclusion of Guest Molecules in the Crystal Lattice"
    J. Chem. Sci. 2010, 122, 697-706
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Venkatakrishnan, Parthasarathy; Natarajan, Palani;Lin, Zhenghuan; Chow, Tahsin J.; "Nondoped Pure-Blue OLEDs Based on Amorphous Phenylenevinylene-Functionalized Twisted Bimesitylenes"
    J. Org. Chem. 2010, 75, 2599-2609
  • Saha, Satyajit; Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; "Highly Enantioselective Aldol Reactions using N-Arylprolinamides with Enhanced Acidity and Double H-Bonding Potential"
    Tet. Lett. 2010, 51, 912-916
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Natarajan, Palani; Venugopalan, P.; "Engineering of Ternary Co-crystals Based on Differential Binding of Guest Molecules by a Tetraarylpyrene Inclusion Host"
    Chem. Commun. 2010, 46, 3574-3576
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Natarajan, Palani; "Guest⊂Guest⊂Host Multicomponent Molecular Crystals: Entrapment of Guest⊂Guest in Honeycomb Networks Formed by Self-Assembly of 1,3,5-Tri(4-hydroxyaryl)benzenes"
    Chem. -Eur. J. 2010, 16, 7796-7802

2009

  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Natarajan, Palani; Venugopalan, Paloth; "Abundant Lattice Inclusion Phenomenon with Sterically Hindered and Inherently Shape-Selective Tetraarylpyrenes"
    J. Org. Chem. 2009, 74, 8566-8577
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Senapati, Kalyan; Kumar, Sarvesh; "IBX-I2 Redox Couple for Facile Generation of IOH and I+: Expedient Protocol for Iodohydroxylation of Olefins and Iodination of Aromatics"
    J. Org. Chem. 2009, 74, 6287-6290
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Senapati, Kalyan; Singhal, Nidhi; "An Expedient Protocol for Conversion of Olefins to a-Bromo/Iodoketones using IBX and NBS/NIS"
    Tet. Lett. 2009, 50, 2493-2496
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Saha, Satyajit; "Highly Diastereo- and Enantioselective Aldol Reactions in Common Organic Solvents Using N-Arylprolinamides as Organocatalysts with Enhanced Acidity"
    Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2009, 739-748
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Koner,Apurba L.; Samanta,Subhas; Roy,Ankur; Nau, Werner M.; "Modulation of Spectrokinetic Properties of o-Quinonoid Reactive Intermediates by Electronic Factors: Time-Resolved Laser Flash and Steady-State Photolysis Investigations of Photochromic 6-and 7-Arylchromenes"
    Chem. -Eur. J. 2009, 15, 4289-4300

2008

  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Venkatakrishnan, Parthasarathy; Natarajan, Palani; Huang, Duo-Fong; Chow, Tahsin J.; "De Novo Design for Functional Amorphous Materials: Synthesis and Thermal and Light-Emitting Properties of Twisted Anthracene-Functionalized Bimesitylenes"
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 17320-17333
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Samanta, Subhas; Koner, Apurba L.; Saha, Satyajit; Nau, Werner M.; "Intramolecular O-H....O hydrogen-bond-mediated reversal in the partitioning of conformationally restricted triplet 1,4-biradicals and amplification of diastereodifferentiation in their lifetimes"
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 13608-13617
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Natarajan, Palani; "Sterically Hindered Aromatic Tethered Carboxylic Acids: What is the Critical Length of the Tether for Adoption of Centrosymmetric Dimer Synthon?"
    Cryst. Growth. Des. 2008, 8, 3360-3367
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Natarajan, Palani; "Non-Coplanar Aromatic Carboxylic Acids: Unusual Conformation-Dependent Self-Assembly and Pseudopolymorphism of Di(3-carboxymesityl)methane"
    J. Mol. Struct. 2008, 885, 139-148
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Venkatakrishnan, Parthasarathy; Huang, Duo-Fong; Chow, Tahsin J.; "Blue Light-Emitting and Hole-Transporting Amorphous Molecular Materials Based on Diarylaminobiphenyl-Functionalized Bimesitylenes"
    Chem. Commun. 2008, 2146-2148
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Singhal, Nidhi; Senapati, Kalyan; "Modified o-Methyl-Substituted IBX: Room Temperature Oxidation of Alcohols and Sulfides in Common Organic Solvents"
    Tet. Lett. 2008, 49, 80-84

2007

  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Samanta, Subhas; "Photoinduced C-Br Homolysis of 2-Bromobenzophenones and Pschorr Ring Closure of 2-Aroylaryl Radicals to Fluorenones"
    J. Org. Chem. 2007, 72, 9786-8789
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Venkatakrishnan, Parthasarathy; Huang, Duo-Fong; Chow, Tahsin J.; "Steric Inhibition of pi-Stacking: 1,3,6,8-Tetraarylpyrenes as Efficient Blue Emitters in Organic Light Emitting Diodes (OLEDs)"
    Org. Lett. 2007, 9, 5215-5218
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Venkatakrishnan, Parthasarathy; Samanta, Subhas; "Novel Photochromism of Differently-Linked Bis-Benzopyrans"
    Org. Biomol. Chem. 2007, 5, 1354-1357
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Venkatakrishnan, Parthasarathy; Samanta, Subhas; Kumar, Krishna D.; "Photochromism of Arylchromenes: Remarkable Modification of Absorption Properties and Lifetimes of o-Quinonoid Intermediates"
    Org. Lett. 2007, 9, 919-922
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Singhal, Nidhi; Senapati, Kalyan; "Oxidative Cleavage of Vicinal Diols: IBX Can Do What Dess-Martin Periodinane Can!"
    Org. Biomol. Chem. 2007, 5, 767-771
    Examples in this paper are cited for reactions of IBX in Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. 8 | 13
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Venkatakrishnan, Parthasarathy; "Double [2+2] Photocycloaddition: Topochemical Conversion of 4-Methyl-7-Styrylcoumarin Dimorphs into a Strained Cyclophane"
    Cryst. Growth Des. 2007, 7, 713-718
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Samanta, Subhas; "Photochemistry of Dicarbonyl Compounds: Influence of Steric and Electronic Factors in the Cyclization and Diels-Alder Trapping Reactions of Photoenols"
    Arkivoc (Invited article) 2007, viii, 324-340

2006

  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Venkatakrishnan, Parthasarathy; Sengupta, Sanchita; Baidya, Mahiuddin; "Facile Synthesis, Fluorescence, and Photochromism of Novel Helical Pyrones and Chromenes"
    J. Org. Lett. 2006, 8, 4891-4894
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Koner, Apurba L.; Samanta, Subhas; Singhal, Nidhi; Nau, Werner M.; Weiss, Richard G.; "Diastereomeric Discrimination in the Lifetimes of Norrish Type II Triplet 1,4-Biradicals and Stereo-Controlled Partitioning of their Reactivity (Yang Cyclization vs Type II Fragmentation)"
    Chem. -Eur. J. 2006, 12, 8744-8749
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Venkatakrishnan, Parthasarathy; Savitha, Govardhan; Weiss, Richard G.; "cis-to-trans and trans-to-cis isomerizations of styrylcoumarins in the solid state. Importance of the location of free volume in crystal lattices"
    Photochem. Photobiol. Sci. 2006, 5, 903-913
  • Samanta, Subhas; Mishra, Brijesh Kumer; Pace, Tamara C. S.; Sathyamurthy, Narayansami; Bohne, Cornelia; Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; "β-Phenyl Quenching of Triplet-Excited Ketones: How Critical is the Geometry for Deactivation?"
    J. Org. Chem. 2006, 71, 4453-4459
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Natarajan, Ramalingam; Savitha, Govardhan; Suchpar, A.; Richards, Ryan M.; "Anion-Driven Self-Assembly of Tetrapyridyl Ligand with a Twist"
    J. Mol. Struct. 2006, 796, 216-222
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Natarajan, Ramalingam; Savitha, Govardhan; Venugopalan, Paloth; "Influence of Weaker Interactions on the Self-Assembly of Rigid Molecular Scaffolds Based on Tetraarylbimesityls"
    Cryst. Growth Des. 2006, 6, 919-924
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Singhal, Nidhi; Senapati, Kalyan; "Oxidations with IBX: Benzyl Halides to Carbonyl Compounds, and the One-Pot Conversion of Olefins to 1,2-Diketones"
    Tetrahedron Lett. 2006, 47, 1757-1761
    This paper was chosen as one of the ScienceDirect HOT 25 articles published in Tetrahedron letters during the first quarter of the year 2006.
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Singhal, Nidhi; Samanta, Subhas; "Diastereomer-Differentiating Photochemistry: Control of the Reactivity of Triplet 1,4-Biradicals Derived from Norrish Type II Reactions"
    ISRAPS (Indian Society for Radiation and Photochemical Sciences) Bulletin 2006, 18, 45

2005

  • Natarajan, Ramalingam; Savitha, Govardhan; Dominiak, Paulina; Wozniak, Krzysztof; Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; "Corundum, Diamond, and PtS Metal-Organic Frameworks with a Difference: Self-Assembly of a Unique Pair of 3-Connecting D2d -Symmetric 3,3',5,5'-Tetrakis(4-pyridyl)bimesityl"
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2005, 44, 2415-2119
  • Singhal, Nidhi; Koner, Apurba L.; Mal, Prasenjit; Venugopalan, Paloth; Nau, Werner M.; Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; "Diastereomer-Differentiating Photochemistry of β-Arylbutyrophenones: Yang Cyclization versus Type II Elimination"
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2005, 127, 14375-14382
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Natarajan, Ramalingam; Venugopalan, Paloth; "3-Dimensional 4-Connecting Organic Scaffolds with a Twist: Synthesis and Self-Assembly"
    J. Org. Chem. 2005, 70, 8586-8571
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Singhal, Nidhi; "Facile and Highly Selective Conversion of Nitriles to Amides via Indirect Acid-Catalyzed Hydration Using TFA or AcOH-H2SO4"
    J. Org. Chem. 2005, 70, 1926-1929
  • Koner, Apurba L.; Singhal, Nidhi; Nau, Werner M.; Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; "Substituent Electronic Effects on the Persistence and Absorption Spectra of (Z)-o-Xylylenols. A Nanosecond Laser Flash Photolysis Study"
    J. Org. Chem. 2005, 70, 7439-7442
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Natarajan, Ramalingam; Venugopalan, Paloth; "Identification of a New Supramolecular Synthon in o-Anisaldehydes: Molecular Self-Assembly into Tapes and Staircases"
    J. Mol. Struct. 2005, 741, 107-114
  • Moorthy, Jarugu Narasimha; Natarajan, Ramalingam; Mal, Prasenjit; Venugopalan, Paloth; "Self-Assembly of a Unique Extended-Tetrahedral 3,3',5,5'-Tetrakis(4-pyridyl)bimesityl Ligand into Discrete Supramolecular Cubes by Face-Directed Metal Coordination"
    Cryst. Growth Des. 2005, 5, 69-72