Edwankar, Chitra


Year of Graduation: 2011
Research Lab: Professor Jim Cook
Major Area of Focus: Organic Chemistry

Thesis: Part I. The First Regio- and Diastereoselective Total Synthesis of the Dimeric Indole (+)- Dispegatrine as Well as the First Total Synthesis of Sarpagine Alkaloids (+)- Lochvinerine, (+)-Lochneram and (+)- Spegatrine Part II. Studies Directed Toward the Total Synthesis of the C-19 Methyl Substituted Sarpagine-Macroline Alkaloids (+)-MacroSalhine Chloride, Macrocarpine A, B and C