Ethyl 4-oxo-2,3,4,9-tetrahydro-1H-carbazole-3-carboxylate

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Gundogdu C., Gocmenturk M., Ergun Y., Tercan B., HÖKELEK T.

ACTA CRYSTALLOGRAPHICA SECTION E-CRYSTALLOGRAPHIC COMMUNICATIONS, vol.67, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


In the title compound, C15H15NO3, the carbazole skeleton includes an ethoxycarbonyl group at the 3-position. In the indole ring system, the benzene and pyrrole rings are nearly coplanar, forming a dihedral angle of 0.89 (4)degrees. The cyclohexenone ring has an envelope conformation. In the crystal, intermolecular N-H...O and C-H...O hydrogen bonds link the molecules into a three dimensional network. A weak C-H...pi interaction is also observed.