Acta Crystallographica Section E
Volume 60, Issue 4, pages o530–o531, April 2004
How to Cite
Benedict, J. B., Kaminsky, W. and Tonzola, C. J. (2004), 3,3′-Didecyl-5,5′-bis(4-phenylquinolin-2-yl)-2,2′-bithienyl. Acta Crystallographica Section E, 60: o530–o531. doi: 10.1107/S1600536804005112
The structure of the title compound, C58H64N2S2, is primarily dictated by intermolecular van der Waals interactions of the didecyl chains attached to the bithiophene backbone. These interactions result in torsional strain on the aromatic plane, which disrupts conjugation.