Accession Number:

AD0296097

Title:

DIPOLE MOMENT INDUCTION IN HOMONUCLEAR DIATOMIC MELECULES. I. THE ON- AXIS CASE

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

QUEEN MARY COLL LONDON (UNITED KINGDOM)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1961-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

The distortion of the electronic wave function of a homonuclear diatomic molecule is considered for that case where the perturbing atom or molecule is on the molecular symmetry axis. A wave function particularly applicable to the physical situation is developed, and this wave function is specifically determined for diatomic oxygen as an example. The electric dipole moment thus induced in oxygen is then computed as a function of perturber separation.

Subject Categories:

  • Biochemistry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE