Valmik Shankar Shinde, Ph.D.

Alumni and Former Staff

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Alumni and Former Staff

Selected Publications

  • Gold(I)/Chiral Brønsted Acid Catalyzed Enantioselective Hydroamination-Hydroarylation of Alkynes 
    V. S. Shinde, M. V. Mane, K. Vanka, A. Mallick, N. T. Patil
    Chem. Eur. J. 21, 975 979, (2015)
  • Robustness Screen in Enantioselective Catalysis Enabled Generation of Enantioenriched Heterocyclic Scaffolds in One... 
    P. N. Bagle, V. S. Shinde, N. T. Patil 
    Chem. Eur. J. 21, 3580 3584, (2015)
  • Enantioselective Cooperative Catalysis 
    S. M. Inamdar, V. S. Shinde, N. T. Patil
    Org. Biomol. Chem. 13, 8116 8162, (2015)
  • Relay Catalytic Branching Cascade: A Technique to Access Diverse Molecular Scaffolds 
    N. T. Patil, V. S. Shinde, B. Sridhar 
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 52, 2251 2255, (2015)
  • Exploiting Higher Alkynophilicity of Au-Species: Development of Highly Selective Fluorescent Probe for Gold Ions 
    N. T. Patil, V. S. Shinde, M. S. Thakare, P. H. Kumar, P. R. Bangal, A. K. Barui, C. R. Pa...
    Chem. Commun. 48, 11229 11231, (2012)
  • Au(I)-Catalyzed Unprecedented Rearrangement Reaction Between 2-Amino benzaldehyde with Propargyl Amines: An Expedie... 
    N. T. Patil, V. S. Raut, V. S. Shinde, G. Gayatri, G. N. Sastry 
    Chem. Eur. J. 18, 5530 5535, (2012)

Education

  • ​Bachelor of Science  (Chemistry, University of Pune, India, 2004
  • Master of Science  (Organic Chemistry, Department of chemistry, University of Pune, India, 2006)
  • Ph. D. (Synthetic Organic Chemistry, CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, India, 2015)

Professional Profile

  • ​Nov 2016- till date: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudia Arabia
  • April 2016 – Nov 2016: Research Scientist, Process Research and Development, Unichem, Laboratories Ltd. Goa, India
  •  March 2015 – Feb 2016: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, iSm2, Aix-Marseille University, France
  • Jan 2009 – July 2009: Research Scientist-II, Process Research and Development, Hikal Ltd. Pune, India
  • July 2006 – Dec 2008: Junior Research Associate, Process Research and Development, Lupin, Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Pune, India

Awards

  • ​Ville de Marseille Award for Best Overseas Postdoctoral Researcher 2015, Marseille, France
  • Eli Lilly and Company Asia Outstanding Thesis Award 2014
  • Senior and Junior Research Fellowship award by University Grant Commission, New Delhi, India

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​KAUST Catalysis Center (KCC)
  • Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)

 

Research Interests Keywords

Transition metal catalysis C-H Functionalization Enantioselective co-operative catalysis

Former Faculty

  • ​Jorg Eppinger, Ph.D. (Assistant Professor)
  • Lain-Jong Li, Ph.D. (Professor)
  • Valentin Rodionov, Ph.D. (Assistant Professor)
  • Kazuhiro Takanabe, Ph.D. (Professor)
  • Jr-Hau He, Ph.D. (Associate Professor)

 

Former Research Staff

  • Abou-Hamad edy, Ph.D. Research Engineer
  • Haibo Zhu, Ph.D. (Research Scientist)
  • Isidoro Morales Osorio , Ph.D. (Research Technician)
  • Lu Zhou
  • Rong-rong Jiang (Lab Technician)
  • Douaa Hamed (Lab Technician)
  • Jeremie Pelletier ( Lab Manager)
  • Lan Zhao (Research Technician)
  • Linjie Su (Lab Technician)
  • Jing Fan (Lab Technician)

 

Research Scientist

   
  • Jun Pan, Ph.D.
  • Pavlo Nikolaienko, Ph.D.
  • Sergey Kozlov, Ph.D.
  • Xiulin Yang, Ph.D.
  • Yuanlong Shao, Ph.D.
  • Huaifeng Li, Ph.D.

 

Postdoctoral Fellows

  • Abdesslem Jedidi, Ph.D.                                                     
  • Abhishek Dutta Chowdhury,Ph.D.
  • Akshaya K Samal, Ph.D.
  • Chaochao Yue, Ph.D.
  • Chaojie Cui, Ph.D.
  • Dandan Zhang, Ph.D.
  • Eleonora Fava, Ph.D.
  • Eva Pump, Ph.D.
  • Janet Chakkamadathil Mohandas, Ph.D.
  • Gabriel Buchel, Ph.D.
  • Ida Autiero, Ph.D.
  • Jung-Hyun Park, Ph.D.
  • Tianyou Chen, Ph.D.
  • Zhaolai Chen, Ph.D.
  • Anatoly Peshkov, Ph.D.
  • Chinmoy K. Hazra, Ph.D.
  • Luis Miguel Azofra Mesa
  • ​Manbo Li, Ph.D.
  • Michael Kelly, Ph.D.
  • Mannathan Subramaniyan, Ph.D.
  • Manas Bhunia, Ph.D.

  • Niladri Maity, Ph.D.
  • Olga Gladkovskaya, Ph.D.
  • Raju Dey, Ph.D.
  • Sai Vikrama Chaitanya vummaleti, Ph.D.
  • Jinsong Hu, Ph.D.
  •  Somphonh Peter Phivilay, Ph.D.
  • Sandeep Kumar Mishra, Ph.D.
  • Hassan Ait Ahsaine, Ph.D. 
  • Changguang Yao, Ph.D.
  • Kwangjae Lee, Ph.D.
  • Stefania Evoli, Ph.D.
  • Shixiong Min, Ph.D.
  • Tunc Deniz, Ph.D.
  • Srikanth Pedireddy, Ph.D.
  • Wei Zhao, Ph.D.
  • Won Suk Juang, Ph.D.
  • Xuechao Liu, Ph.D.
  • Xiufang wang, Ph.D.
  • Yuan Wang, Ph.D.
  • Yunfei Cai, Ph.D.
  • Yupeng Pan, Ph.D.
  • Yuri Lebedev, Ph.D.
  • Kushal Deepak Bhatte​,Ph.D.
  • Liangjin Xu, Ph.D.
  • Gangaiah Mettela,Ph.D.
  • Yogesh Raghunath Patil, Ph.D.
  • Jie Chen, Ph. D.


Ph.D. Students

  • Adrian Hol, Ph.D
  • Arwa Makki, Ph.D.
  • Batian Chen, Ph.D.
  • Bilel Hamzaoui, Ph.D.
  • Bedour E. Al-Sabban, Ph.D.
  • Chao Guan, Ph.D.
  • Dalal Noureldine, Ph.D.
  • Duanxing Li, Ph.D.
  • Gabriel Jeantelot, Ph.D.
  • Hind Al-Johani, Ph.D.
  • Haleema Alamri, Ph.D.
  • Hsin-Hua Huang, Ph.D. 
  • Israa Salem Al-Rowaihi, Ph.D.
  • Ibrahim Dursun
  • Reem Alshumrani, Ph.D.
  • Eleanor Ang Pei Ling, Ph.D.
  • Adrian Hohl, Ph.D.
  • Baraa Werghi, Ph.D.
  • Amal A. Baqais, Ph.D.
  • Ding-Jier Yuan, Ph.D.
  • Miguel Dinis Veloso Guerreiro, Ph.D.
  • Nawal alhajri, Ph.D.
  • Nazeeha Alkayal, Ph.D.
  • Noor Almana, Ph.D.
  • Nouf Al Jabri, Ph.D.
  • Reem Al-Shareef, Ph.D.
  • Sarah Almahdali, Ph.D.
  • Sheikha Lardhi, Ph.D.
  • Stefan Grotzinger, Ph.D.
  • Tatsuya Shinagawa, Ph.D.
  • Maha Al Haddad, Ph.D.
  • Muhammad Qureshi, Ph.D.
  • Keisuke Obata, Ph.D.
  • Oleksii Pustovarenko, Ph. D.


Master Students


  • Abdulaziz Khan
  • Alexandra Vancea
  • Ali Hamieh
  • Mram Alyami
  • Kanav Kalra



Former Administration

  • Ann Bauwens (Executive Secretary)
  • Jiao Qiu (Business Administrator)
  • Xianzheng Meng(Business Administrator)
  • Wenwen Zhu(Administrative Assistant)
  • Xijun Deng(Administrative Assistant)