AP. Dr. Malai Haniti Sheikh Abdul Hamid

Associate Professor


Educational Qualifications: BSc (Nottingham), MSc (UEA), PhD (Bath)

Research Interests

Synthetic Organic Chemistry; Organometallic Chemistry
  • Synthetic Methodology
  • Organic Synthesis
  • Coordination Chemistry


  • SC-1221 Fundamentals of Organic Chemistry
  • SC-2222 Functional Groups in Organic Chemistry
  • SC-3323 Organic Synthesis and Design
  • SC-4325 Reactive Intermediates in Organic Chemistry
  • SC-4326 Carboxylic Rings & Multistep Syntheses

Research Publications

  • Clark, J. S. et al. Synthesis of cyclopropyl-substituted furans by brønsted Acid promoted cascade reactions. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl.54, 5744–7 (2015).

  • Asri, I., Hamid, M. H. S. A., Mirza, A. H., Ali, M. A. & Karim, M. R. Octyl (2E)-2-[2-(di-phenyl-phosphan-yl)benzyl-idene]hydrazinecarbodi-thio-ate. Acta Crystallogr. Sect. E. Struct. Rep. Online70, o633–4 (2014).

  • Mirza, A. H. et al. Synthesis, spectroscopy and X-ray crystal structures of some zinc(II) and cadmium(II) complexes of the 2-pyridinecarboxaldehyde Schiff bases of S-methyl- and S-benzyldithiocarbazates. Polyhedron74, 16–23 (2014).

  • Ali, M. A. et al. Mixed-ligand nickel(II) and copper(II) complexes of tridentate ONS and NNS ligands derived from S-alkyldithiocarbazates with the saccharinate ion as a co-ligand. Polyhedron48, 167–173 (2012).

  • Akbar Ali, M., Mirza, A. H., Hamid, M. H. S. A., Aminath, N. & Bernhardt, P. V. Synthesis, characterization and X-ray crystal structures of thiolate sulfur-bridged dimeric copper(II) complexes of the 2-aminoacetophenone Schiff base of S-methyldithiocarbazate. Polyhedron47, 79–86 (2012).