Veera Raghava Sarma  Ganapavarapu

Veera Raghava Sarma Ganapavarapu

Professor, Chemistry, GSS , VSP

Education
Ph. D.
Email ID
sganapav@gitam.edu
Education
Ph. D.
Office room coordinates
Bulding Name: VB,Floor NO: 1 floor, Room No: 201.
Consulting hours
9am-6pm
List of courses
MSC

Education

Degree Name Institute & College name Year of Graduation/Award
Ph.D. DEPARTMENT OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 1993
M.Sc. SCHOOL OF CHEMISTRY ANDHRA UNIVERSITY 1986
B.Sc. HINDU COLLEGE NAGARJUNA UNIVERSITY 1984

Experience

Designation Organization From Date To Date
Professor Department of Chemistry, Institute of Science, GITAM Deemed to be University, Rushikonda, Visakhapatnam 530045, AP, India 20-07-2016 04-11-2022
Chief Superintendant of Examinations Department of Chemistry, GITAM Institute of Science, GITAM Deemed to be University 01-09-2021 31-08-2022
Chief Superintendant of Examinations Department of Chemistry GITAM Institute of Science GITAM Deemed to be University 01-09-2021 31-08-2022
DRC member Department of Chemistry, Hyderabad campus, GITAM Deemed to be University, Rushikonda, Visakhapatnam 530045, AP, India 18-07-2019 30-04-2022
DRC member Department of Chemistry, Bengaluru campus, GITAM Deemed to be University 01-08-2019 30-04-2022
Head Department of Chemistry, GITAM Institute of Science, GITAM Deemed to be University 17-03-2021 14-03-2022
BoS Chairperson Department of Chemistry, GITAM Institute of Science, GITAM Deemed to be University 17-03-2021 14-03-2022
BoS Chairperson Department of Chemistry, GITAM Institute of Technology, GITAM Deemed to be University 30-04-2017 18-07-2019
Head Department of Chemistry, GITAM Institute of Science, GITAM Deemed to be University 30-04-2017 18-07-2019
Associate Professor Department of Chemistry, Institute of Technology, GITAM Deemed to be University, Rushikonda, Visakhapatnam 530045, AP, India 10-07-2009 19-07-2016
Associate Director Orchid Research Labs 06-08-2004 31-07-2009
Sr Scientist Aurigene Discovery Technologies founding Scientist 01-06-2002 31-07-2004
Sr Scientist AVRA 01-05-2000 30-04-2002
Scientist Ranbaxy Research Labs 01-08-1998 31-07-2000
RA Purdue University 01-07-1997 31-07-1998
RA University of Chicago 01-08-1996 30-06-1997
AvH Fellow University of Freiburg 01-07-1994 30-06-1996
Research Associate University of Hyderabad 01-06-1993 31-05-1994

Awards

Award name Award Organization Awarded year
Life Member Indian Chemical Society 2018
Humboldt Revisit Alexander von Humboldt Foundation- Germany 2018
Life Member Andhra University Alumni Association 2018
Reviewer for Synthetic communications Taylor and Francis 2018
Reviewer for Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry Wiley 2018
Reviewer Elsevier Journals 2018
Life Member Indian Science Congress Association 2017
Academic Council Member, 2017-19 and 2021-22 GITAM Deemed to be University 2017
Life Member Association of Chemistry Teachers 2014
Editorial Board Member IJAPBC 2012
Inventor award Orchid Research Labs 2007
Research Associate Purdue University-USA 1997
Research Associate University of Chicago - USA 1996
Humboldt Fellowship Alexander von Humboldt Foundation- Germany 1994
Life Member Alexander von Humboldt Foundation- Germany 1994
UGS-SAP-RA UGC 1993
Prof. B H Iyer Gold medal for the best thesis Indian Institute of Science 1993
JRF and SRF CSIR 1987
Distinction and first rank in M.Sc. Andhra University 1986
Best Student award in B.Sc. Hindu College, Nagarjuna University 1984
Best Student Prize in B.Sc. Hindu College Nagarjuna University 1984

Multi component reactions (MCR) Nano ZnO catalysed efficientsynthesis of novel thiazolidinonesInternational Journal of Applied Chemistry, Google scholar, -2019, 15, 0000

Nonenzymatic electrochemical hydrogen peroxide detection using MoS2 Interconnected porous carbon heterostructureJournal of Electroanalytical Chemistry (Elsevier), Scopus, -2018, 823, 429-36

2.Synthesis of 3ArylHeteroaryl1Methyl1HIndazoles and Evaluation of their Biological Activities,Indian Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry, Google scholar, -2018, 28, 287-94

Synthesis of Highly Functionalized Piperidines byOnePot Multicomponent Reaction Using BoronTrifluoride Etheratechemical transactions, Google scholar, -2018, 7, 240

One Pot Multicomponent Synthesis of NovelThiazolopyrimidineschemical transactions, Google scholar, -2018, 7, 258-64

Synthesis of novel impurities in 2(2(4fluorophenyl)2oxo1phenylethyl)4methyl3oxoNphenylpentanamide an atorvastatin intermediateorganic communications, Scopus, -2017, 10, 314-322

Isolation and characterization of stigmasterolJournal of Natural Products, Google scholar, -2017, 10, 15

Synthesis of novel Pramipexole analogsInternational Journal of Chemical Sciences and Research, Scopus, -2016, 6, 19

Design, synthesis, and anticancer activity ofnovel arylheteroaryl chalcone derivativesHeterocyclic Communications, Web of science, -2016, 22, 1-5

In vivo effective dibenzo[b,d]furan1ylthiazoles as novel PDE4inhibitorsBioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry, Web of science, -2016, 24, 5702-5716

In vivo effective dibenzo[b,d]furan1ylthiazoles as novel PDE4inhibitorsBioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry, Web of science, -2016, 24, 5702-5716

Montmorillonite K10 catalyzed multi componentreactions (MCR) synthesis of novelthiazolidinones as anticancer agentsHeterocyclic Communications, Web of science, -2015, 21, 187-190

HPLC METHOD VALIDATION FOR 4(2,3EPOXYPROPOXY)CARBOZOLE CONTENT IN CARVEDILOLWorld Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, Google scholar, -2015, 4, 2389-2401

HPLC method validation for carbazole in carvedilolworld journal of pharmaceutical research, Google scholar, -2015, 4, 2389

ring opening in epoxy carbazolesUniversal Journal of Chemistry, Google scholar, -2014, 2, 40

Bromination of aralkyl compoundsInternational Journal of Petrochemical Technology, Google scholar, -2014, 4, 1

BROMINATION OF ARALKYL COMPOUNDS USING POTASSIUM BROMATE ANDPOTASSIUM BROMIDE IN ACIDIC MEDIUMInternational Journal of Chemical & Petrochemical Technology (, Google scholar, -2014, 4, 1-4

A Formal and Simple Synthesis of an Antifungal Quinazolinone of MarineSourceNatural Products Chemistry and Research, Google scholar, -2014, 2, 1000142

Biogenic Synthesis of AGNPs Using Pomelo Fruit Characterization and AntimicrobialActivity against Gram Ve and Gram Ve BacteriaInt. J. Pharm. Sci. Rev. Res.,, Google scholar, -2013, 19, 30-35

Oxidation of aromatic aldehydes withpotassium bromatebromide reagent andan acidic catalystResearch on Chemical Intermediates, Web of science, -2013, 39, 3251-54

Biogenic synthesis AgNPsInternationalJournal of Pharma Sciences Review and research, Web of science, -2013, 19, 30

Synthetic strategies to QuinazolinesInternational Journal of advances in Pharmacy, Biology and chemistry, Google scholar, -2012, 1, 337

A simple synthesis of substituted dioxanesInternational Journal of advances in Pharmacy, Biology and chemistry, Google scholar, -2012, 1, 334

synthesis of deoxyvasicinone analogsInternational Journal of advances in Pharmacy, Biology and chemistry, Google scholar, -2012, 1, 328

synthesis of novel campholenic aldehyde analogsInternational Journal of Pharmacy and Technolgy, Google scholar, -2011, 3, 2938

Rational selection of structurally diverse natural product scaffolds with favorableADME properties for drug discoveryMolecular Diversity, Web of science, -2005, 9, 131

formal total synthesis of 2pupukeanoneIndian Journal of Chemistry, Web of science, -1999, 38B, 766-770

synthesis of chiral bicyclodienonesSynthetic communications, Web of science, -1997, 27, 601

A short vinyl radical cyclizationTetrahedron letters, Web of science, -1997, 38, 2003

synthesis of chiral tricyclo octanonesJCS Perkin Transactions, Web of science, -1997, na, 177

synthesis of chiral bicyclooctenonesJCS Perkin Transactions, Web of science, -1996, na, 1305

From Pagodanes to Nonpentagonal (Homo)DodecahedranesThe Undecacyclo[10.10.0.02,20.03,10.04,19.05,9.06,18.07,15.08,13.019,22.016,21]docosane CageAngew Chemie, Web of science, -1996, 35, 2858

Short synthetic approach towards the triindenotriphenylene (hemifullerene) systemPerkins Transactions, Web of science, -1995, 0, 2529-30

chiral synthons from carvoneIndian Journal of Chemistry, Web of science, -1994, 33, 666

A radical cyclization strategyChemical communications, Web of science, -1993, na, 285

radical annulation strategyJournal of organic chemistry, Web of science, -1993, 58, 2509

1,3dicarboxybenzannulationIndian Journal of Chemistry, Web of science, -1993, 32B, 832

Chiral Synthons from MonoterpenesSynthetic communications, Web of science, -1992, 22, 1221

Cyclopropanes via an Efficient Trig Radical Cyclisation ReactionChemical Communications, Web of science, -1990, 0, 1681

cyclopropanes via an 3 exo trig radical cyclization reactionsChemical communications, Web of science, -1990, na, 1680

A simple one pot 1,3 dicarboxy benzannulationTetrahedron letters, Web of science, -1989, 30, 3579

A simple synthesis of evodoneIndian Journal of Chemistry, Web of science, -1989, 27, 852

A radical cyclization route to andirolactoneTetrahedron letters, Web of science, -1988, 29, 6487

Title of the project Funded by Duration Sanctioned date
Title of the project Funded by Duration Sanctioned date
Electrosplitting of water developing suitable catalysts. DST SERB NPDF 24 01-Jan-2017
Title of the book Book / Chapter Name of the publisher Subject area Edition Page numbers ISBN Published year
Medicinal Chemistry in Drug Discovery Book IGNOU Drug Discovery Course book NA 2009
Board name Journal name
Editorial Board Member Universal Journal of Chemistry
Editorial Board Member International Journal of Pharmacy, Biology and Chemistry
Board name Journal name
Reviewer Heterocyclic Communications
Reviewer Taylor and Francis Synthetic Communications
Reviewer Elsevier European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry
Reviewer Wiley Journals Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry
Seminar name Organized by Venue Start date End date Title of the paper presented Role Co presenter
National GITAM and ICS GITAM, Visakhapatnam 27-Dec-2016 29-Dec-2016 A one pot multi component reactions Participated
National Krishna University Krishna University 11-Sep-2014 12-Sep-2014 Participated
National Krishna University Krishna University 30-Jan-2011 31-Jan-2011 Campholenic aldehyde as a source of Bioactive compounds Participated
Seminar name Organized by Venue Start date End date Title of the paper presented Role Co presenter
International NIPERHyderabad Hyderabad 27-Mar-2019 28-Mar-2014 Campholenic aldehyde as a source of Bioactive compounds Participated
International GITAM and IICT GITAM, Visakhapatnam 20-Jul-2018 21-Jul-2018 Participated
International Krishna University and Royal Society of Chemistry Krishna University 06-Jul-2013 06-Jul-2013 Participated
International Srinidhi Institute of Technology and University of South Africa Srinidhi Engg College, Hyderabad 04-Jan-2012 07-Jan-2012 Nanomedicine Participated
International Srinidhi Institute of Technology and University of South Africa Hyderabad 04-Jan-2012 07-Jan-2012 Nanomedicine Participated
International Kerala University Trivandrum 18-Dec-2005 21-Dec-2005 Participated
Title of the thesis Name of the student Name of the college / university Major subject area Year of admission Type of admission Thesis specification
Synthesis of Heterocyclic compounds of medicinal importance Madhavi GITAM Organic Synthesis Full time PhD
Synthesis of Heterocyclic compounds Praveen GIS Organic Synthesis Part time PhD
Synthesis of Novel Heterocyclic compounds of medicinal importance Sekhar Roy Vasudha Pharma Organic Synthesis Part time PhD
Synthesis of Heterocyclic compounds Sarat Pharmagel Organic Synthesis Part time PhD
Synthesis of Heterocyclic compounds of medicinal importance Someswara Reddy GIS Organic Synthesis Part time PhD
Synthesis of Novel Heterocyclic compounds of medicinal importance Veera Raghava Reddy GIS Organic Synthesis Part time PhD
Synthesis of novel compounds Satish Kumar GIS Organic Synthesis Part time PhD
Synthesis of Heterocyclic compounds of medicinal importance KRK Prasad GIS Organic Synthesis Part time PhD
Title of the thesis Name of the student Name of the college / university Major subject area Year of admission Type of admission Thesis specification
Title of the thesis Name of the student Name of the college / university Major subject area Year of admission Type of admission Thesis specification
Synthesis of Heterocyclic compounds of medicinal importance B. Devi Organic Synthesis 2014 Full time PhD
Synthesis of Novel Heterocyclic compounds of medicinal importance A Appala Naidu Organic Synthesis 2014 Part time PhD
Synthesis of Chalcones A Ananda Mohan Organic Synthesis 2014 Part time PhD
HPLC validation of novel drugs V L N Sagar Drug analysis 2012 Part time PhD
Synthesis of Heterocyclic compounds A.R. Robert Organic Synthesis 2010 Part time PhD
Name of the award Awarded by Awarded year
Fellow of SieboldCollegium Institute for Advanced Studies (SCIAS) University of Wuerzburg Germany 2018
Humboldt revisit AvH Foundation Germany 2018
Consultant Tadimety Organics Pvt Ltd 2012
Inventor Award Orchid Research Labs 2007
RA Purdue University 1998
Research Associate University of Chicago 1996
Alexander von Humboldt award AvH Foundation Germany 1994
Best Ph.D. thesis Dept of Organic Chemistry IISc 1993
CSIR CSIR 1987
Distinction in PG AU 1986
Best Student in Chemistry (Main) Hindu College Nagarjuna University 1984
CMP prize Hindu College Nagarjuna University 1984
Title Type Organized by Venue Start date End date Role
Intellectual Property Rights Faculty development program Institution of Engineers Sidhartha Engg College, Vijayawada 27-Jan-2016 29-Jan-2016 Participated
Advances in solar cells and light emitting devices Quality improvement program Dept of Chemistry, GIT GIT, visakhapatnam 27-Dec-2014 27-Dec-2014 Organized
Surface Engineering and Nanotechnology for Advanced Materials Faculty development program GIT, Visakhapatnam GITAM, Visakhapatnam 22-Mar-2014 22-Mar-2014 Participated
Title Type Organized by Venue Start date End date Role
Fundamentals of nanotechnology Faculty development program GIT, Visakhapatnam GITAM, Visakhapatnam 17-Feb-2014 21-Feb-2014 Participated
Organization name Membership category Membership type
Association of Chemistry Teachers Life Member
Indian Chemical Society Life Fellow
Andhra University Alumni association Life Member
Indian Institute of Science Alumni association Life Member
Alexander von Humboldt foundation Germany Life Member
American Chemical Society Individual Member
Indian Science Congress Life Member
Title of the lecture Name of the college / university Place Date
Mechanisms in organic reactions BVK PG College Visakhapatnam 29-Jan-2019
Title Application number Category Submitted date
A NOVEL COMPOUND WITH ANTICANCER PROPERTIES 201741011546 A Indian 30 Mar, 2017
Title Application number Category Submitted date
Title Application number Category Submitted date
PYRIMIDINE COMPOUNDS AND THEIR USES US 8,828,999 B2 US 26 Feb, 2013
HETEROCYCLIC COMPOUNDS ASPHOSPHODIESTERASE INHIBITORS US 8,580,795 B2 US 01 Jan, 2010
Novel Heterocycles AU2009208712 European 06 Aug, 2009
Pyrimidine compouns of medicinal use CN101965338 European 30 Jan, 2009
PYRIMIDINE COMPOUNDS AND THEIR USES US 8,420,653 B2 US 13 Jan, 2009
HETEROCYCLES US 7,863,446 B2 US 08 Feb, 2008
Heterocycles US 7,863,446 B2 US 08 Feb, 2008
Pyrimidine compoundws IP257134 Indian 09 Mar, 2007
Novel Heterocycles AU2006335967 European 01 Dec, 2006
Novel Heterocycles EP1973884 European 01 Dec, 2006
Novel Tetrahydrocarbazolone compounds IP241330 Indian 05 Jul, 2005
Title Venue Organized by Role Year
Intellectual Property Rights GITAM GITAM International 2010
Academic Council Member GITAM GITAM International 2018