S Tapper, FH Fry, SJ Simpson, James Tucker

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The structure of the title symmetrically disubstituted acridine derivative [systematic name: N, N'-(acridine-4,5-diyldimethylene) bisphthalimide], C31H19N3O4, has been determined at 120 K using synchrotron radiation. The molecule contains a planar acridine and two planar phthalimide fragments. The pseudo-torsion angle N-(CC)-C-...-N between the phthalimidomethyl groups, where (CC)-C-... is an intramolecular contact between the methylene C atoms, is 95.9 (2)degrees; the phthalimide rings are almost parallel to each other.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)O719-O720
Number of pages2
JournalActa Crystallographica Section E Structure Reports Online
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2007


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