Date Published: June 01, 2012
Publisher: International Union of Crystallography
Author(s): Yu Mei Chen, Jian Chao Shi.
In the title compound, C14H10N2O, all non-H atoms are essentially coplanar (r.m.s. deviation = 0.013 Å). The crystal structure is stabilized by π–π stacking interactions [centroid–centroid distance = 3.506 (3) Å].
For the use of rigid ligands in the formation of metal-organic coordination polymers, see: Chen et al. (2006 ▶); Yang et al. (2009 ▶).