Research Article: 9-(4-Bromo­but­yl)-9H-carbazole

Date Published: April 01, 2012

Publisher: International Union of Crystallography

Author(s): Qing-Peng Wang, Juan-Juan Chang, Hui-Zhen Zhang, Jing-Song Lv, Cheng-He Zhou.


In the title compound, C16H16BrN, the bromo­butyl group lies on one side of the carbazole ring plane and has a zigzag shape. The dihedral angle between the two benzene rings is 0.55°. In the crystal, mol­ecules are connected by van der Waals inter­actions.

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For charge-transport properties and π-conjugated systems in carbazoles, see: Zhang et al. (2010a ▶). For the bioactivity of carbazole derivatives, see: Yan et al. (2011 ▶). For the synthesis of the title compound, see: Zhang et al. (2010b ▶).