The structure of liquid formamide has been examined by X-ray analysis. It is concluded that there are distorted ring dimers which consist of hydrogen-bonded formamide molecules in the liquid state. The most likely model is similar to the crystal structure of formamide.
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society, Faraday Transactions 2: Molecular and Chemical Physics|
|Publication status||Published - 1985|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
- Physical and Theoretical Chemistry