Richard F. D'Vries, Carlos D. Grande, Manuel N. Chaur, Javier A. Ellena, Rigoberto C. Advincula

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The structure of the title compound, C16H14O 2, features a dihedral angle of 54.4 (3)-Between the aromatic rings. The allyl group is rotated by 37.4 (4)-relative to the adjacent benzene ring. The crystal packing is characterized by numerous C-H⋯O and C-H⋯-interactions. Most of these interactions occur in layers along (011). The layers are linked by C-H⋯-interactions along [100], forming a threedimensional network.

Original languageEnglish
JournalActa Crystallographica Section E: Structure Reports Online
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes


  • Data-to-parameter ratio = 9.6
  • Mean-(C-C) = 0.004 Å
  • R factor = 0.049
  • Single-crystal X-ray study
  • T = 293 K
  • WR factor = 0.133

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Materials Science(all)
  • Condensed Matter Physics

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    D'Vries, R. F., Grande, C. D., Chaur, M. N., Ellena, J. A., & Advincula, R. C. (2014). [4-(Allyloxy)phenyl](phenyl)methanone. Acta Crystallographica Section E: Structure Reports Online, 70(7). https://doi.org/10.1107/S1600536814014342