Weak hydrogen bonding between acetylenic groups: The formation of diamondoid nets in the crystal structure of tetrakis(4-ethynylphenyl)methane.

Elena Galoppini, Richard Gilardi

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Abstract

The crystal structure of tetrakis(4-ethynylphenyl)methane 1 shows interwoven diamondoid lattices formed by weak hydrogen bonds between the acetylenic groups, while 1,3,5,7-tetrakis(4-ethynylphenyl)adamantane 2 crystallizes in a non-symmetrical network.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)173-174
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 21 1999

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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