In the molecule of the title compound, C17H16N 4O4, the 2,8-dimethyl-1,9-dinitro analogue of Tröger's base, the diazocine bridge imparts a twist such that the two aryl rings are offset with respect to one another. The dihedral angle between the two benzene rings is 94.75 (4)°.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Acta Crystallographica Section E: Structure Reports Online|
|Publication status||Published - Feb 2007|