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Is ionization potential a function of internuclear distance?

  1. Oct 22, 2015 #1
    Has there been a study which concludes that the ionization potential of a diatomic molecule depends on the internuclear distance? For example, let this molecule interact with an EM wave, and hence after the disturbance the molecule vibrates. If subsequently I send an ionizing radiation with certain delay after the previous wave, will I observe a variation of the ionization potential as a scan the delay through a given interval?
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  4. Oct 22, 2015 #3
    Cool, that's quite a reference. Thanks man!.
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