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Cnv group - C3v


C3v

Symmetry elements for the group

Spectroscopy active component

E

2C3

3sv

Microwave

IR

Raman

Symmetry label

A1

1

1

1

z

x2 + y2, z2

A2

1

1

-1

Rz

E

2

-1

0

Ry, Rx

x, y

(x2 + y2, xy) (xz, yz)

 

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


Also contained in this group (Cnv group) is: C2v  C4v  C5v C6v  C7v  C8v