Properties of Double Cosets with Applications to Theoretical Chemistry

  • J. S. Frame
Part of the Lecture Notes in Chemistry book series (LNC, volume 12)


A useful model of a molecule is a collection of N atoms or groups of atoms called ligands, each oscillating with small amplitude about an equilibrium position or site, where the N sites form a rigid geometrical figure called a skeleton, that may itself be subject to uniform translation and rotation in space (3,6). An important classification problem is the determination of the number of non-equivalent configurations having the same skeleton and the same numbers of ligands of each kind.


Symmetry Group Group Matrice Methane Molecule Double Coset Molecular Spectrum 
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  • J. S. Frame
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  1. 1.Michigan State UniversityUSA

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