Munmun Ghosh, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellows


Research Interest

​Dr. Ghosh is interested in design, synthesis and applications of organic-inorganic hybrid materials.

Selected Publications

A review of asymmetric synthetic organic electrochemistry and electrocatalysis: concepts, applications, recent developments and future directions

M. Ghosh, V. S. Shinde, M. Rueping Beilstein

J. Org. Chem., 15, 2710-2746, 2019

Meta- and para-Selective C−H functionalization using transient mediator and noncovalent template

M. Ghosh, S. De Sarkar Asian

J. Org. Chem., 7, 1236-1255, 2018

Ten years advancement in the synthetic applications of 2bromocyclohexenecarbaldehydes and 2-bromobenzaldehydes and derived substrates under palladium-catalyzed cross-coupling conditions

M. Ghosh, J. K. Ray

Tetrahedron, 73, 3731, 2017

Synthesis of 4,5,6-trisubstituted-1,3- dihydroisobenzofurans by virtue of palladium-catalyzed domino carbopalladation of bromoenynes and internal alkynes

M.Ghosh, R. Singha, S. Dhara, J. K. Ray

RSC Adv., 5, 85911, 2015

Domino Suzuki coupling and condensation reaction: an efficient strategy towards synthesis of phenanthridines

M.Ghosh, A. Ahmed, R. Singha, J. K. Ray

Tetrahedron Lett., 56, 353, 2015 

Synthesis of bis-exocyclic conjugated diene containing 1,2,3,4-tetrahydroquinoline derivatives via palladium-catalyzed intramolecular Heck cyclization

M.Ghosh, S. Dhara, Y. Nuree, J. K. Ray

RSC Adv., 4, 41561, 2014 

Synthesis of phenanthridine and its analogues via aerobic ligand-free domino Suzuki coupling–Michael addition reaction catalyzed by in situ generated palladium-nanoparticles in water

M.Ghosh, A. Ahmed, S. Dhara, J. K. Ray

Tetrahedron Lett., 54, 4837, 2013 

P4S10 and Na2S-mediated novel annulation routes to c-fused thiophenes

N. Yasmin, M. Ghosh, J. K. Ray

RSC Adv., 4, 19932, 2014

Synthesis of 1,3-dibromo-2-aryl-1H-indenes via NBS-mediated unusual bromination of 2-alkynylbenzaldoximes

R. Singha, M. Ghosh, S. Das, D. Das, J. K. Ray

New J Chem., 40, 7269, 216

TBHP-promoted and iodide-catalyzed synthesis of anhydrides via cross dehydrogenative coupling (CDC) of aldehydes

R. Singha, M.Ghosh, Y. Nuree, J. K. Ray

Tetrahedron Lett., 57, 1325, 2016


  • Ph.D., Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India, 2016

Professional Profile

  • 2019 October-Till date: Postdoctoral Fellow, AMPM Center, KAUST, Saudi Arabia
  • 2018-2019 October: Research Associate, KCC, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia
  • 2016-2018: SERB-National Postdoc Fellow, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata, India


  • SERB-National Postdoctoral Fellowship by Science and Engineering Research Board, DST, India in July 2016
  • Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) from Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), India in 2014
  • Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) in Joint CSIR−UGC National Eligibility Test (NET-June 2011)
  • Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE- 2011)

KAUST Affiliations

  • Advanced Membranes and Porous Materials Center (AMPMC)
  • Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

Organic-inorganic hybrid materials