Ramesh Chinnasamy



  • M.Sc. Chemistry, Pondicherry University, Pondicherry, India, 1994

  • Ph.D. Organic Chemistry, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, India, 2000

  • Post Doctoral:  Gifu University, Japan 2000-2003




I have worked in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at NMSU since 2003, when I first joined Dr. Jeffrey Arterburn’s group.  I started teaching on a part-time basis in 2009, and will now be teaching full-time; General Chemistry and Organic Chemistry.  My research interest is developing novel transition metal catalyzed synthetic methods and their applications in organic and medicinal chemistry.