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Homework Help: Statistical thermo (diatomic molecule w/harmonic oscillator)

  1. Feb 23, 2010 #1
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  3. Jan 29, 2017 #2

    TeethWhitener

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    A diatomic molecule has only one vibrational mode. The ##C_{ij}## matrix becomes a single number, ##k##, the spring constant for the molecule. The harmonic frequency is given by ##\omega = \sqrt{\frac{k}{m}}##.
     
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