Date Published: June 01, 2012
Publisher: International Union of Crystallography
Author(s): Rodolfo Moreno-Fuquen, Carlos Grande, Rigoberto C. Advincula, Juan C. Tenorio, Javier Ellena.
In the title compound, C16H16BrN, the tricyclic carbazole system is essentially planar (r.m.s. deviation of all non-H atoms = 0.010 Å). The dihedral angle between the two outer carbazole rings is 1.1 (3)°. There are no directional intermolecular contacts in the crystal packing.
For synthesis and properties of carbazole derivatives, see: Bo et al. (1998 ▶). For chemical properties of carbazoles, see: Knolker & Reddy (2002 ▶), for their physical properties, see: Koyuncu et al. (2011 ▶), for their medicinal properties, see: Zhang et al. (2010 ▶) and for their opto-electronic and electrochemical properties, see: Taranekar et al. (2007 ▶); Morisaki et al. (2009 ▶). For related structures, see: Gerkin & Reppart (1986 ▶); Duan et al. (2005 ▶); Zhou et al. (2008 ▶); Panchatcharam et al. (2011 ▶).