Narayan   G.  Bhat

Professor  

Office: ESCNE 3.344
Phone: (956) 665-3373
Email: narayan.bhat@utrgv.edu

Dr. Narayan G. Bhat





Selected Publications


  • Narayan Bhat, W Lai, and M Carroll. Novel Diastereoselective Synthesis of (E)-and (Z)-Allylsilanes via Organoboranes. Tetrahedron Letters, 48, 2007: 4267-4269.

  • Narayan Bhat and N Varghese. Novel Diastereoselective Synthesis of (E)-gem-Dimetalloalkenes Containing Boron and Germanium: An Easy Access to alkylTrimethygermyl Ketones and Carboxylic Acids. Synlett, 2007: 2023-2024.

  • K Mandal, G Jayaprakasha, Narayan Bhat, and B Patil. Red-Mexican Grapefruit: A Novel Source for Bioactive Liminoids and their Antioxidant Activity. Z. Naturforsch, , 62c, 2007: 179-188.

  • Narayan Bhat and Mary Villanueva. Facile Hydroboration of (Z)-1-Trimethylsilyl-1-Alkenes with Dichloroborane-Dioxane Complex: An Easy Access to gem-Dimetalloalkanes Containing Boron and Silicon. Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, 691, 2006: 1298.

  • B Girennavar, S Poulose, G Jayaprakasha, Narayan Bhat, and Patil Bhimanagouda. Furocoumarins from grafefruit juice and their effect on human CYP 3A4 and CYP 1B! isoenzymes. Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry, 14, 2006: 2606.

  • G Jayaprakasha, J Brodbelt, Narayan Bhat, and B Patil. Methods for the Separation of liminoids from Citrus. ACS Symposium Series, Oxford University Press, 2006: 34-51.

  • B Girennavar, S Poulose, G Jayaprakasha, M Pikulaski, J Brodbelt, Narayan Bhat, and B Patil. Whither Grapefruit Drug Interaction. ACS Symposium Series, 2006: 219-234.

  • Narayan Bhat, Patricia Wawroski, Gonzalo Perez-Garcia, and Mayra Elizondo. A diastereoselective synthesis 1-trimethylsilyl1-(E)-1, 3-alkenynes and a simple synthesis of alykl trimethylsilylethynyl ketones via organoboranes. Tetrahedron Letters, 46, 2005: 5153.

  • Narayan Bhat, Zerremi Caga-Anan, and Reynaldo Leija. A novel synthesis of (Z)-2-(1-Trimethylgermyl-1-alkenyl)-1,3,2-dioxaborinanes and their conversion into corboxylic acids. Tetrahedron Letters, 46, 2005: 5109.

  • Narayan Bhat, Mathew Carroll, and Wendy Lai. A Simple Synthesis of B-2-(1-Trimethylgermyl-1-Alkyl)-1,3,2-Dioxaborinanes. Isolation and Selective Oxidation to 1-Trimethylgermyl-1-Alkanols. Tetrahedron Letters, 46, 2005: 5647.



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Narayan Bhat. Stereodefined Alkenylboronate Esters in Regio-and Stereoselective Organic Syntheses, Welch Foundation, $150,000.00 (June 2007 - May 2010)

  • Narayan Bhat. Stereodefined Alkenylboronate Esters in Regio-and Stereoselective Organic Syntheses, Welch Foundation, $150,000.00 (June 2004 - May 2007)

  • Narayan Bhat. Novel Syntheses of medicinal drugs via Organoboranes, National Institute of Health, $356,467.00 (August 1, 2002 - July 31, 2006)

  • Narayan Bhat. Title V HSI Grant, $1,400.00 (2005 - 2005)

  • Narayan Bhat. Stereodefined Alkenylboronate Esters in Regio-and Stereoselective Organic Syntheses, Welch Foundation, $150,000.00 (June 2001 - May 2004)



Selected Presentations


  • Narayan Bhat. "Novel Diastereoselective Routes to Tamoxifen Droloxifene and Toremifene, Anti Breast Cancer Agents via Organoboranes," EHRLICH-II World Conference on Magic Bullets Celebrating the 100th anniversary of Nobel Prize Award to Dr. Paul Ehrlich, Nuremburg, Germany (October 2008)

  • Narayan Bhat and Natali Hinojosa. "A Facile Reaction of (Z)-(1-Bromo-1-Alkenyl) boronate Esters with Phenyllithium," HESTEC, UTPA, Edinburg, TX (September 2008)

  • Narayan Bhat and Miriam Renteria. "A Simple Conversion of 1-Trimethylgermly-1-Alkynes into (Z)-1-Trimethylgermyl-1-Alkenes," HESTEC, UTPA, Edinburg, TX (September 2008)

  • Narayan Bhat and Jessica Lopez. "Highly Diastereselective Synthesis of (Z)-Allylsilanes via Organoboranes," HESTEC, UTPA, Edinburg, TX (September 2008)

  • Narayan Bhat and Magaly Salinas. "Highly Diastereselective Synthesis of (Z)-Trisubstituted Alkenes Containing Trimethylsilyl Moiety," HESTEC, UTPA, Edinburg, TX (September 2008)

  • Narayan Bhat and Jessica Vela. "Novel Route to (E)-Disubstituted Alkenes via Organoboranes," HESTEC, UTPA, Edinburg, TX (September 2008)

  • Narayan Bhat, Caleb Flores, and Linessa Zuniga. "Novel Route to (Z)-Distributed Alkenes Containing (1,3-Dioxan-2-ylethyl) Moiety via Organoboranes," HESTEC, UTPA, Edinburg, TX (September 2008)

  • Narayan Bhat and Jessica Lopez. "Novel Synthesis of (Z)-1-Alkenylboronate Esters," HESTEC, UTPA, Edinburg, TX (September 2008)

  • Narayan Bhat and Magaly Salinas. "Novel Synthesis of (Z)-1-Alkenylboronate Esters Containing Cyclohexyl Moiety. An Easy Access to Alkyl Cyclohexyl Ketones," HESTEC, UTPA, Edinburg, TX (September 2008)

  • Narayan Bhat and Zeina Dalu. "Novel synthesis of beta-Keto Cycloacetals via Organoboranes," HESTEC, UTPA, Edinburg, TX (September 2008)

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