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

Compare vibrational frequencies in CCCBDB for C3H4O2 (β–Propiolactone)

HF/6-31G**

Frequency in cm-1
  Calculated   Experimental
Mode Number Symmetry Frequency diff Symmetry Frequency Comment
1 A' 2942 -59 A' 3001  
2 A' 2935 -0 A' 2935  
3 A' 1917 35 A' 1882  
4 A' 1504 29 A' 1475  
5 A' 1437 10 A' 1427  
6 A' 1359 40 A' 1319  
7 A' 1236 37 A' 1199  
8 A' 1140 47 A' 1093  
9 A' 1001 -4 A' 1005  
10 A' 976 52 A' 924  
11 A' 883 -8 A' 891  
12 A' 749 3 A' 746  
13 A' 490 -23 A' 513  
14 A" 2999 -29 A" 3028  
15 A" 2985 -15 A" 3000  
16 A" 1185 1 A" 1184  
17 A" 1149 10 A" 1139  
18 A" 1059 13 A" 1046  
19 A" 779 -11 A" 790  
20 A" 516 26 A" 490  
21 A" 172 59 A" 113  
The calculated vibrational frequencies were scaled by 0.9026

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.