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Potential Energy Surfaces, Volume 42

Potential Energy Surfaces, Volume 42

K. P. Lawley (Editor)

ISBN: 978-0-470-14261-5

Mar 2007

618 pages

Select type: O-Book


Shows the diversity and sophistication of present knowledge of molecular collisions and the forces that govern their outcome, examining major aspects from the point of view of the potential surface. Covers such topics as angle dependent potentials, vibranic coupling, and branching ratios in simple atomic reactions.
Partial table of contents:

Electronic Chemiluminescence in Gases (M. Menzinger).

Dynamics of Oxygen Atom Reactions (M. Lin).

Excited-State Potential Surfaces and Their Applications (C. Bottcher).

Theoretical Studies of Vibrational Relaxation of Small Molecules in Dense Media (D. Diestler).

Spectroscopy and Potential Energy Surfaces of van der Waals Molecules (R. Le Roy and J. Carley).

Author and Subject Index.