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This sequence is worried with fresh advancements within the normal sector of atomic, molecular, and optical physics. the sphere is in a nation of speedy progress, as new experimental and theoretical ideas are placed to endure on many elderly and new difficulties. Such difficulties variety from reports of the elemental homes of radiation and subject, via experiences of hitherto inaccessible states of "ordinary" and unique atoms and molecules, the keep watch over of atoms and molecules by means of gentle, the behaviour of atoms and molecules in excessive radiations fields, the precise constitution of such platforms, together with complicated molecules and molecular clusters, and quite a lot of interplay phenomena between atoms, molecules, and their constituent elements and fields. themes lined additionally comprise similar utilized components, akin to atmospheric technology, astrophysics, floor physics, and laser physics.

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Their results are expected to be accurate. 08 eV; and they find that the 1 'TI potential is repulsive even at large internuclear distances. ONeil et al. did not do such extensive calculations on the 2 'Z'(C1 H-) state as on the others but judged that its potential is probably also purely repulsive. 25 eV. ', + + + NEGATIVE IONS: STRUCTURE AND SPECTRA 39 111. Dipole-Supported States A. , 1960; Mittleman and Myerscough, 1966; Crawford, 1967; Turner et al. 1968; and others). The wave function is separable in elliptical coordinates and may be written m9 = u4M(dexp( * W), (25) cp being the azimuthal angle, m an integer, and A = (rl + r2)/R, P = (rl -rd/R (26) in which R is the separation of the poles and r l and r2 are the distances of the electron from them.

1987) searched for the pure rotational spectrum in the far infrared region. 016 cm- respectively, of the predicted positions. Bae et al. (1986) discovered that OH- ions produced from an H 2 0 + beam passing through a Cs vapor cell participate in slow autodetachment. They demonstrated that the autodetachment is due to vibrationally excited ions (u 2 5) in the ground electronic state. 2 ,us, respectively (consistent with earlier calculations by Acharya et al. 1984). Ab initio calculations on the effect of an electric field on OH- have been done by Pluta et al.

Marks et al. (1985) have given a neat demonstration of the essential role played by the dipole by an experiment on o- and p-benzoquine. 1 D. The latter species, PBQ, is similar except that the oxygen atoms are on opposite corners of the hexagon so that the molecule is symmetric and without any dipole moment. On observing the photodetachment spectra, Marks et al. found threshold resonances for OBQ-, but not for PBQ- in accordance with expectations. 99 eV. The cyanomethyl anion CH,CN- and its deuterated analog have been investigated by Marks et a/.

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