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Cnv group - C2v


C2v

Symmetry elements for the group

Spectroscopy active component

E

C2

sv (xz)

sv (yz)

Microwave

IR

Raman

Symmetry label

A1

1

1

1

1

 

z

x2, y2, z2

A2

1

1

-1

-1

Rz

 

xy

B1

1

-1

1

-1

Ry

x

xz

B2

1

-1

-1

1

Rx

y

yz

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


Also contained in this group (Cnv group) is: C3v  C4v  C5v C6v  C7v  C8v