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International Journal of Inorganic Chemistry
Volume 2012, Article ID 291682, 6 pages
Research Article

Crystal Structure and Thermal Behavior of Two New Supramolecular Complexes Templated with 1,2,4,5-Benzenetetracarboxylic Acid

Department of Chemistry, North University of China, Shanxi, Taiyuan 030051, China

Received 16 November 2011; Revised 12 January 2012; Accepted 30 January 2012

Academic Editor: Daniel L. Reger

Copyright © 2012 Ling-Ling Gao et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Supplementary Material

General Information: All the reagents were commercially available and used without further purification. Elemental (C, H and N) analyses were performed on a CE-440 (Leemanlabs) analyzer. Thermal gravimetric analysis (TGA) was performed on a PerkinElmer TGA 7 instrument in the temperature range of 25-700°C at a heating rate of 10°C/min under air atmosphere. IR spectra were recorded as KBr pellets on a FTIR-8400 spectrometer in the range of 4000-400 cm-1. The single-crystal X-ray structures were determined on a Bruker Smart APEX CCD area detector. Powder X-ray diffraction (PXRD) data were recorded on a Rigaku D/Max-2500 diffractometer at 40 kV and 30 mA for a Cu-target tube. The calculated PXRD patterns were produced from the single-crystal diffraction data using the diamond software.

Crystal structure determination of 1 and 2: Single-crystal X-ray diffraction was performed using a Bruker Apex II CCD diffractometer equipped with a fine-focus sealed-tube X-ray source (Mokα radiation, graphite monochromated). Structures were solved by direct methods using SHELXTL and were refined by full-matrix least-squares on F2 using SHELX-97. Non-hydrogen atoms were refined with anisotropic displacement parameters during the final cycles. Hydrogen atoms were placed in calculated positions with isotropic displacement parameters set to 1.2×Ueq of the attached atom.

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