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

Compare vibrational frequencies in CCCBDB for H2OH2O (water dimer)


Frequency in cm-1
  Calculated   Experimental
Mode Number Symmetry Frequency diff Symmetry Frequency Comment
1 A' 3455 -280 A' 3735  
2 A' 3349 -311 A' 3660  
3 A' 3273 -328 A' 3601  
4 A' 1701 85 A' 1616  
5 A' 1636 37 A' 1599  
6 A' 506 195 A' 311  
7 A' 267 124 A' 143  
8 A' 207 104 A' 103  
9 A" 3489 -256 A" 3745  
10 A" 808 285 A" 523  
11 A" 213 105 A" 108  
12 A" 131 43 A" 88  
The calculated vibrational frequencies were scaled by 0.9513

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.