The title compound, [Si(CH3)(3)(C14H8N)] is a TMS-protected mono-alkyne. It is used as a model species for platinum sigma-acetylide compounds of which it is a precursor. Such compounds are of interest due to the extended pi-conjugation through the hetero-aromatic linker unit in the backbone.
|Journal||Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online|
|Publication status||Published - 2003|
Khan, M. S., Male, L., Raithby, P. R., Teat, S. J., & Bond, A. D. (2003). 3-(trimethylsilylethynyl)carbazole. Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online, 59, O1342-O1344. https://doi.org/10.1107/s1600536803017963