Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 2001, 66, 870-876

The Synthesis and Structural Characterization of a Two-Dimensional Coordination Polymer [Co(H2O)(phen)(μ4-bta)1/2]n (H4bta = Benzenetetracarboxylic Acid)

De-Qing Chua,b, Ji-Qing Xub,* and Ao-Qing Tanga

a Institute of Theoretical Chemistry, Jilin University, P. R. China
b Department of Chemistry, Jilin University, Changchun 130023, P. R. China


Complex [Co(H2O)(phen)(μ4-bta)1/2]n was hydrothermally synthesized from sodium benzene-1,2,4,5-tetracarboxylate, 1,10-phenanthroline and CoCl2·6H2O, and structurally characterized by single-crystal X-ray crystallography, showing that it possesses a novel two-dimensional polymeric structure.

Keywords: Crystal structure; Benzene-1,2,4,5-tetracarboxylate; 1,10-Phenanthroline; Cobalt complexes; Coordination polymers; Hydrothermal synthesis; X-Ray diffraction.

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