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

Compare vibrational frequencies in CCCBDB for C2H6O2S (Dimethyl sulfone)

mPW1PW91/6-31G(2df,p)

Frequency in cm-1
  Calculated   Experimental
Mode Number Symmetry Frequency diff Symmetry Frequency Comment
1 A1 3052 34 A1 3018 B1 & B2 reversed
2 A1 2946 10 A1 2936  
3 A1 1393 -58 A1 1451  
4 A1 1288 -49 A1 1337  
5 A1 1139 18 A1 1121  
6 A1 960 -53 A1 1013  
7 A1 663 -40 A1 703  
8 A1 469 -27 A1 496  
9 A1 258 -36 A1 294  
10 A2 3055 31 A2 3024  
11 A2 1379 -26 A2 1405  
12 A2 881 -56 A2 937  
13 A2 276 -50 A2 326  
14 A2 175   A2   CH3 torsion
15 B1 3059 34 B1 3025 B1 & B2 reversed
16 B1 1399 -29 B1 1428 B1 & B2 reversed
17 B1 1335 66 B1 1269 B1 & B2 reversed
18 B1 940 -46 B1 986 B1 & B2 reversed
19 B1 337 -59 B1 396 B1 & B2 reversed
20 B1 206 -56 B1 262 B1 & B2 reversed
21 B2 3051 34 B2 3017 B1 & B2 reversed
22 B2 2943 7 B2 2936 B1 & B2 reversed
23 B2 1383 -55 B2 1438 B1 & B2 reversed
24 B2 1271 -51 B2 1322 B1 & B2 reversed
25 B2 897 -61 B2 958 B1 & B2 reversed
26 B2 715 -56 B2 771 B1 & B2 reversed
27 B2 435 -30 B2 465 B1 & B2 reversed
The calculated vibrational frequencies were scaled by 0.9547

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.