The title chiral photochromic Schiff base compound, C15H 14BrNO, was synthesized from (R)-1-phenylethylamine and 5-bromosalicylaldehyde. The molecule is the phenolimine tautomer, the C=N and N-C bond distances being 1.261(7) and 1.482 (7) Å, respectively. There is an intramolecular O-H⋯N hydrogen bond with an O⋯N distance of 2.593 (7) Å.
|Journal||Acta Crystallographica Section E: Structure Reports Online|
|Publication status||Published - 2006 Oct 1|
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- Condensed Matter Physics