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

Compare vibrational frequencies in CCCBDB for C2H6O2S (Dimethyl sulfone)

PBEPBE/6-311+G(3df,2p)

Frequency in cm-1
  Calculated   Experimental
Mode Number Symmetry Frequency diff Symmetry Frequency Comment
1 A1 3068 50 A1 3018 B1 & B2 reversed
2 A1 2968 32 A1 2936  
3 A1 1397 -54 A1 1451  
4 A1 1277 -60 A1 1337  
5 A1 1116 -5 A1 1121  
6 A1 960 -53 A1 1013  
7 A1 643 -60 A1 703  
8 A1 461 -35 A1 496  
9 A1 258 -36 A1 294  
10 A2 3070 46 A2 3024  
11 A2 1384 -21 A2 1405  
12 A2 882 -55 A2 937  
13 A2 279 -47 A2 326  
14 A2 177   A2   CH3 torsion
15 B1 3074 49 B1 3025 B1 & B2 reversed
16 B1 1402 -26 B1 1428 B1 & B2 reversed
17 B1 1301 32 B1 1269 B1 & B2 reversed
18 B1 938 -48 B1 986 B1 & B2 reversed
19 B1 340 -56 B1 396 B1 & B2 reversed
20 B1 208 -54 B1 262 B1 & B2 reversed
21 B2 3067 50 B2 3017 B1 & B2 reversed
22 B2 2965 29 B2 2936 B1 & B2 reversed
23 B2 1386 -52 B2 1438 B1 & B2 reversed
24 B2 1262 -60 B2 1322 B1 & B2 reversed
25 B2 893 -65 B2 958 B1 & B2 reversed
26 B2 702 -69 B2 771 B1 & B2 reversed
27 B2 432 -33 B2 465 B1 & B2 reversed
The calculated vibrational frequencies were scaled by 0.9918

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.