The crystal structure of the title compound, C38H32, presents a novel framework that combines the functionalities of a 1,6-diarene-substituted 1,2-dihydronaphthalene (DHN) with a 1,4-distyrylbenzene (DSB) to form a crossed bis-diarene. The lamellar crystal structure is held together by arene-arene interactions. While the orientations of the phenyl rings of the DSB units alternate within both the R and the S substructures, the homochiral substructures feature opposing polarity along the long axes of the DHN-based diarenes.
Y. Sui et al., "(±)-1-Methyl-1,3,6-Triphenyl-7-(2-Phenylpropenyl)-1, 2-Dihydronaphthalene," Acta Crystallographica Section C: Crystal Structure Communications, vol. 62, no. 2, pp. o98 - o100, International Union of Crystallography (IUCr), Feb 2006.
The definitive version is available at https://doi.org/10.1107/S0108270106000023
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Keywords and Phrases
Crosslinking; Crystal Orientation; Crystal Structure; Functional Polymers; Polarization; Substitution Reactions; (±)-1-methyl-1,3,6-triphenyl-7-(2-phenylpropenyl)-1; 2-dihydronaphthalene; Arenes; Functionality; Ring Structure; Naphthalene
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01 Feb 2006