Date Published: May 01, 2009
Publisher: International Union of Crystallography
Author(s): Fangming Wang.
In the title compound, (C6H14N2)[ZnCl4]·H2O, the crystal packing is governed by an extensive three-dimensional network of N—H⋯Cl, N—H⋯O and O—H⋯Cl hydrogen bonds. The zinc(II) metal centre has a slightly distorted tetrahedral coordination geometry.
For the applications of ferroelectric materials, see: Fu et al. (2007 ▶); Dawber et al. (2005 ▶); Haertling (1999 ▶); Scott (2007 ▶). For the properties and structure of a related diazabicyclo[2.2.2]octane (dabco) salt, see: Szafrański et al. (2002 ▶).