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IV.C.1. (XIII.D.1.)

Compare vibrational frequencies in CCCBDB for C6H4O2 (parabenzoquinone)

B3PW91/STO-3G

Frequency in cm-1
  Calculated   Experimental
Mode Number Symmetry Frequency diff Symmetry Frequency Comment
1 Ag 3078 16 Ag 3062  
2 Ag 1591 -95 Ag 1686  
3 Ag 1516 -151 Ag 1667  
4 Ag 1095 -52 Ag 1147  
5 Ag 695 -75 Ag 770  
6 Ag 403 -40 Ag 443  
7 Au 952   Au    
8 Au 319   Au    
9 B1g 687 -58 B1g 745 B2G in ref
10 B1u 3055 -7 B1u 3062 B2G in ref
11 B1u 1548 -120 B1u 1668 B2G in ref
12 B1u 1302 -52 B1u 1354 B2G in ref
13 B1u 851 -93 B1u 944 B2G in ref
14 B1u 689 -39 B1u 728 B2G in ref
15 B2g 953 -45 B2g 998 B3G in ref
16 B2g 700 -94 B2g 794 B3G in ref
17 B2g 215 -26 B2g 241 B3G in ref
18 B2u 3076 14 B2u 3062 B3U in ref
19 B2u 1550 -42 B2u 1592 B3U in ref
20 B2u 1196 -103 B2u 1299 B3U in ref
21 B2u 1004 -62 B2u 1066 B3U in ref
22 B2u 344 -64 B2u 408 B3U in ref
23 B3g 3055 11 B3g 3044 B1G in ref
24 B3g 1307 -67 B3g 1374 B1G in ref
25 B3g 1118 -93 B3g 1211 B1G in ref
26 B3g 544 -56 B3g 600 B1G in ref
27 B3g 401 -75 B3g 476 B1G in ref
28 B3u 791 -91 B3u 882 B1U in ref
29 B3u 437 -68 B3u 505 B1U in ref
30 B3u 77 -31 B3u 109 B1U in ref
The calculated vibrational frequencies were scaled by 0.885

See section XIII.C.3 List or set vibrational scaling factors to change the scale factors used here.
See section III.B.3.c Calculate a vibrational scaling factor for a set of molecules to determine the least squares best scaling factor.
See section III.B.3.b List of vibrational scaling factors and their uncertainties for information on where the above scaling factor is from.