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

Compare vibrational frequencies in CCCBDB for C2H2 (Acetylene)


Frequency in cm-1
  Calculated   Experimental
Mode Number Symmetry Frequency diff Symmetry Frequency Comment
1 Σg 3431 57 Σg 3374  
2 Σg 2004 30 Σg 1974  
3 Σu 3337 48 Σu 3289  
4 Πg 457 -155 Πg 612  
5 Πu 736 6 Πu 730  
The calculated vibrational frequencies were scaled by 0.9923

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.