Date Published: June 01, 2011
Publisher: International Union of Crystallography
Author(s): Juan Wang, Erhong Duan, Erpeng Zhou, Qingguo Yao, Wenna Zhang.
In the title compound, C14H19I, the cyclohexane ring adopts a chair conformation and the substituents are in equatorial sites. The dihedral angle between the mean planes of the cyclohexane and benzene rings is 67.23 (13)°.
The title compound is an intermediate in the praparation of liquid crystals. For background to liquid crystals, see: Demus & Hauser (1990 ▶). For the synthesis, see: Kozhushkov et al. (2004 ▶).