Consorzio Interuniversitario per lo sviluppo dei Sistemi a Grande Interfase
Center for Colloid and Surface Science

Personal information

Position: Permanent Staff

Email: porcheddu@unica.it

Phone: +39 070 6754410

Location: Cagliari


1) Fields of Interest and Expertise

- Design of novel strategies for using cyanuric chloride (TCT) in friendly organic processes

- Synthesis of quinuclidine derivatives

- Synthesis of chimera molecules possessing complex molecular architecture

- Green Chemistry

- Borrowing Hydrogen and Transfer Hydrogenation

- C-H bond activation

- Mechanochemistry

2) Teaching:

- Organic Chemistry II

- Green Chemistry

- The Chemistry of Heterocycles

3) Curriculum Vitae

1995: Degree in Chemistry at the University of Sassari with first-class honours. Thesis on

“Synthesis of piperazic acid derivatives as CPP analogues”.

1999: PhD in Chemistry at the University of Sassari. Thesis on “Designing novel strategies

to use cyanuric chloride (TCT) in friendly organic processes ”

2000: post-doctoral studies at the Louis Pasteur University (Strasbourg, France) working

on the synthesis of quinuclidine derivatives

2001: Researcher at the Department of Chemistry, University of Sassari.

2015: Associate Professor at the Department of Chemical and Geological Science, University

of Cagliari.

2021: Full Professor at the Department of Chemical and Geological Science, University of

Cagliari.

Unit

Publications

A trustworthy mechanochemical route to isocyanides

- Basoccu F. - Cuccu F. - Casti F. - Mocci R. - Fattuoni C. - Andrea Porcheddu
Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry

Mechanochemical Fischer indolisation: an eco-friendly design for a timeless reaction

- Andrea Porcheddu - Mocci R. - Brindisi M. - Cuccu F. - Fattuoni C. - Francesco Delogu - Colacino E. - D'Auria M.V.
Green Chemistry

Appealing Renewable Materials in Green Chemistry

- Casti F. - Basoccu F. - Mocci R. - De Luca L. - Andrea Porcheddu - Cuccu F.
Molecules

Mechanochemistry Can Reduce Life Cycle Environmental Impacts of Manufacturing Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients

- Galant O. - Cerfeda G. - McCalmont A.S. - James S.L. - Andrea Porcheddu - Francesco Delogu - Crawford D.E. - Colacino E. - Spatari S.
ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering

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