4,4′-Dicyanobiphenyl, C14H8N2, has a normal structure with a twist angle of 31.8 (2)°. The molecules stack with overlapping π systems and form chains held together by antiparallel C -N⋯C - N interactions. In addition, there are a number of C -H⋯N interactions.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Journal||Acta Crystallographica Section E: Structure Reports Online|
|State||Published - Nov 1 2003|