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APPENDIX C

Jacobi Coordinates

Several different coordinate systems may be used to discuss the quantum dynamics of molecular systems.1,2 The simplest of these is the Jacobi coordinate system. In this appendix we first outline the Jacobi coordinate system for a three atom system and then generalize it to any number of atoms.
Print publication date: 03 Jul 2015
Copyright year: 2015
Print ISBN: 978-1-84973-830-9
PDF eISBN: 978-1-78262-019-8
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