[HTML version][PDF version][CIF][3d view][Structure Factors][Supplementary Material][CIF check Report][Issue contents]  [Open access]

[Contents scheme]

Acta Cryst. (2012). E68, m68  [ doi:10.1107/S1600536811053864 ]

cis-Bis(acetonitrile-[kappa]N)bis(2,2'-bipyridine-[kappa]2N,N')ruthenium(II) tetrafluoridoborate

Y. Wang, F. Xu and W. Huang

Abstract: In the cation of the title compound, [Ru(CH3CN)2(C10H8N2)2](BF4)2, the RuII atom is six-coordinated in a distorted octahedral geometry by the N atoms of the two 2,2'-bipyridine (bpy) ligands and two cis-arranged acetonitrile molecules. The dihedral angles formed by the pyridine rings of the bpy ligands are 8.86 (12) and 10.12 (14)°. In the crystal, the cations and anions are linked by C-H...F hydrogen bonds into a three-dimensional network.

Online 21 December 2011


Copyright © International Union of Crystallography
IUCr Webmaster