Chevula Gurumurthy


DOB: 13/08/1984

Citizenship: India

Marital Status: Married

Contact Information

Barakhat gudem (Vi), Munagala (Md),

Suryapet (Dist), Telangana, Pincode- 508233


Phone: +91-9177137477 and +86-15623186256


Education & Qualifications                                             

11/2017–       Post-Doctoral Fellow in Synthetic Organic Chemistry, The Wuhan University, Wuhan, China, Supervisor: Prof. Qianghui Zhou, Currently working on “Total Synthesis of (-)-Quinocarcin

2/2017–        Ph. D in Synthetic Organic ChemistrySupervisor: Dr. G. Sabitha (Senior Principal Scientist, CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (IICT), Hyderabad, India). Thesis Title: “Studies Towards the Synthesis of Pectinolide-F, Ijimalides A-D  and Pyrido[2,3-c]coumarin Derivatives”.      

2005/2007- Master of Science. Organic Chemistry, Kakatiya University

2002/2005-  Bachelor of Science. Osmania University

Awards and Fellowships   

2012/2016-   Awarded Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) from the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research    (CSIR), New Delhi, India.

2010/2012-   Awarded Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) from the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).

2008/2010   NET Qualified



Taught undergraduate and courses at S.V. Degree &P.G College Suryapet, Nalgonda, Telangana, India2008- 2010.


  1. The First Total Synthesis of Pectinolide F Gowravaram Sabitha,* Chevula Gurumurthy, Jhillu Singh Yadav ( Synthesis 2014, 46, 1757–1764)
  2. Studies toward the synthesis of Iejimalides A-D: Synthesis of C3-C11 and C12-C24 fragments Gowravaram Sabitha,* Chevula Gurumurthy, Jhillu Singh Yadav (Synthesis 2014, 46, 110–118)
  3. A Diastereoselective Synthesis of Tetrahydro- and Dihydro- pyrido[2,3-c]coumarin derivatives via a one-pot Three-Component Povarov Reaction Catalyzed by Bismuth(III) Chloride Ch. Gurumurthy, Narjis Fatima, G. Narender Reddy, C. Ganesh Kumar, Gowravaram Sabitha* K. V. S. Ramakrishna,  ( Med. Chem. Lett. 2016, 26, 5119–5125)