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Cn Groups - C2


C2

Symmetry elements for the group

Spectroscopy active component

E

C2

Microwave

IR

Raman

Symmetry label

A

1

1

Rz

z,

x2, y2, z2, xy

B

1

-1

Ry, Ry

x, y,

yz, xz

 

C2 is the simplest point group that there is. An examples of this is:

 


Also contained in this group (Cn group) is: C3 C4  C5 C6  C7  C8