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Welcome to the Natural Products Laboratory

Chemical Synthesis is uniquely positioned at the heart of Chemistry, the Central Science, and its impact on our lives and society is all Pervasive.

~Elias James Corey



Our dynamic research group, based at the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research in Thiruvananthapuram, is dedicated to advancing the frontiers of organic chemistry with a particular focus on natural product research. Since our inception in 2016, we have been actively engaged in the multistep synthesis of natural products, and their analogs, the exploration and enhancement of new methodologies, and advancements in organo-catalysis.

Equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, our laboratory is fully established to facilitate cutting-edge research in the field. Our team comprises highly motivated, talented, and enthusiastic students who thrive on tackling the intricate challenges of organic chemistry. Together, we are committed to pushing the boundaries of knowledge and contributing to the scientific community's understanding of organic small molecules.

News and Research Blog

-Congratulations Tanmay Sarkar for the Best Poster award from RSC Medicinal Chemistry in Inter IISER-NISER Chemistry Meet (IINCM).


-Congratulations Akash Sugunan for your Pre-synopsis Presentation.

-Congratulations Meera Johny and Amuda Manikandan for your new publication in the Chemistry An Asian Journal.

-Congratulations Keerthana for your new publication in the Tetrahedron.


-Congratulations Akash for your new publication in the Journal of Organic Chemistry.

-Congratulations Meera Johny for your Ph.D. thesis defence.

-Welcome Vigneshwaram V to our lab as Ph.D student.

-Congratulations Reyno R. S. and Sravya Suredran for your recent publication in the European Journal of Organic Chemistry.

-Congratulations Reyno R.S. for your Ph.D. Thesis Defence.

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