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

Compare vibrational frequencies in CCCBDB for C5H8 (1,3-Pentadiene, (E)-)

mPW1PW91/3-21G

Frequency in cm-1
  Calculated   Experimental
Mode Number Symmetry Frequency diff Symmetry Frequency Comment
1 A 3120 30 A' 3090  
2 A 3039 24 A' 3015  
3 A 3036 21 A' 3015  
4 A 3028 13 A' 3015  
5 A 3022 7 A' 3015  
6 A 3002 62 A' 2940  
7 A 2916 -3 A' 2919  
8 A 1665 4 A' 1661  
9 A 1621 11 A' 1610  
10 A 1486 53 A' 1433  
11 A 1438 16 A' 1422  
12 A 1399 14 A' 1385  
13 A 1321 5 A' 1316  
14 A 1302 3 A' 1299  
15 A 1288 8 A' 1280  
16 A 1180 14 A' 1166  
17 A 1067 30 A' 1037  
18 A 974 -11 A' 985  
19 A 893 31 A' 862  
20 A 477 -6 A' 483  
21 A 449 31 A' 418  
22 A 194 -18 A' 212  
23 A 2966 -5 A" 2971  
24 A 1478 25 A" 1453  
25 A 1057 40 A" 1017  
26 A 1018 16 A" 1002  
27 A 960 48 A" 912  
28 A 920 21 A" 899  
29 A 833 13 A" 820  
30 A 626 11 A" 615  
31 A 247        
32 A 196        
33 A 129 -0 A" 129 reassigned from nu32
The calculated vibrational frequencies were scaled by 0.9546

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.