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Issue 2, 2018
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Structure guided or structure guiding? Mixed carbon/hydrogen bonding in a bis-Schiff base of N-allyl isatin

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Abstract

A supramolecular motif listed as ‘carbon bonded’ or ‘hydrogen bonded’ may have the character of both. We highlight the hybrid character of the non-covalent interaction in a bis-Schiff base of N-allyl isatin by theoretical studies, the solid state structure of which is mainly driven by a non-covalent carbon/hydrogen bonded self-complementary dimeric {⋯C–N–C[double bond, length as m-dash]O/H–C–N–C[double bond, length as m-dash]O}2 synthon.

Graphical abstract: Structure guided or structure guiding? Mixed carbon/hydrogen bonding in a bis-Schiff base of N-allyl isatin

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The article was received on 23 Sep 2017, accepted on 08 Nov 2017 and first published on 09 Nov 2017


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C7CE01697B
Citation: CrystEngComm, 2018,20, 150-154
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    Structure guided or structure guiding? Mixed carbon/hydrogen bonding in a bis-Schiff base of N-allyl isatin

    M. Hussain, A. Bauzá, A. Frontera, K. M. Lo and M. M. Naseer, CrystEngComm, 2018, 20, 150
    DOI: 10.1039/C7CE01697B

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