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

Compare vibrational frequencies in CCCBDB for C5H12 (Propane, 2,2-dimethyl-)

mPW1PW91/aug-cc-pVDZ

Frequency in cm-1
  Calculated   Experimental
Mode Number Symmetry Frequency diff Symmetry Frequency Comment
1 A1 2924 15 A1 2909  
2 A1 1367 -14 A1 1381  
3 A1 720 -13 A1 733  
4 A2 230 32 A2 198  
5 E 2996 41 E 2955  
6 E 1414 -37 E 1451  
7 E 1042 43 E 999  
8 E 327 -8 E 335  
9 T1 2995 20 T1 2975  
10 T1 1408 -53 T1 1461  
11 T1 918 -14 T1 932  
12 T1 303 100 T1 203  
13 T2 3000 41 T2 2959  
14 T2 2916 40 T2 2876  
15 T2 1445 -30 T2 1475  
16 T2 1330 -42 T2 1372  
17 T2 1233 -23 T2 1256  
18 T2 912 -13 T2 925  
19 T2 411 -7 T2 418  
The calculated vibrational frequencies were scaled by 0.9583

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.