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

Compare vibrational frequencies in CCCBDB for C3H6O (Oxetane)

B3PW91/STO-3G

Frequency in cm-1
  Calculated   Experimental
Mode Number Symmetry Frequency diff Symmetry Frequency Comment
1 A' 3108 149 A1 2959  
2 A1 2915 -15 A1 2930  
3 A' 2996 1523 A1 1473  
4 A1 1457 -4 A1 1461  
5 A' 1490 148 A1 1342  
6 A1 1004 -130 A1 1134  
7 A' 1303 285 A1 1018  
8 A1 756 -152 A1 908  
9 A' 1021 -1979 A2 3000  
10 A2 1164 -119 A2 1283  
11 A' 902 -283 A2 1185  
12 A2 790 -196 A2 986  
13 A' 722 -2285 B1 3007  
14 B1 3010 70 B1 2940  
15 A" 3008 1783 B1 1225  
16 B1 1021 -121 B1 1142  
17 A" 1468 632 B1 836  
18 B1 102 12 B1 90  
19 A" 1212 -1754 B2 2966  
20 B2 1468 -40 B2 1508  
21 A" 1047 -411 B2 1458  
22 B2 1212 -151 B2 1363  
23 A" 933 -295 B2 1228  
24 B2 933 -3 B2 936  
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.