Ph.D 2008 University of Rostock, Germany

Research Interests

  1. Organocatalysis for Asymmetric Reaction
  2. Synthesis of Bioactive compounds
  3. Single molecular precursor design, synthesis and characterization
  4. Synthesis and characterization of nanostructured materials for applications in visible-light driven catalysts
  5. Deposition of semiconductors thin films (metal/oxide chalcogenide) by AACVD,MOCVD, APCVD, LPCVD, CBD, LPD


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Selected Publications

1. Muhammad Sher, Zafar Ahmed, Muhammad A. Rashid, Christine Fischer, Peter Langer, J. Org. Chem. 2007, 72, 6284-6286.
“Efficient Synthesis of Salicylates by Catalytic [3+3] Cyclizations of 1,3-Bis(Silyl Enol Ethers) with 1,1,3,3-Tetramethoxypropane”.

2. Muhammad Sher, Helmut Reinke, Peter Langer, Tetrahedron 2007, 63, 4080-4086.
“Synthesis of 4,5-Diaryl-1,2,3-benzenetricarboxylates by Reaction of 4-Hydroxycyclopent-2-en-1-one-2-carboxylates with Dimethyl Acetylenedicarboxylate”.

3. Muhammad Sher, Zafar Ahmad, Muhammad A. Rashid, Christine Fisher, Anke Spannenberg, Peter Langer, Tetrahedron 2007, 63, 4929-4936.
“Synthesis of Diaryl Ethers based on one pot [3+3] cyclization of 1,3-bis(silyl enol thers)”.

Muhammad Sher, Helmut Reinke, Peter Langer, Tetrahedron Lett. 2007, 48, 7923-7925.
“Regioselective synthesis of 1-(2,2-dimethoxyethyl)-1,2,3-triazoles by copper(I)-catalyzed [3+2] cyclization of 2-azido-1,1-dimethoxyethane with alkynes”.

5. Aamir M, Sher M, Malik MA, Revaprasadu N, Akhtar J. A facile approach for selective and sensitive detection of aqueous contamination in DMF by using perovskite material. Materials Letters. 2016.