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Laser Chemistry
Volume 5, Issue 6, Pages 367-373

Rotational Energy Distribution of the CsH Formed in the Reaction Between Cs(7P1/2) and H2

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The nascent rotational distribution of the CsH molecules formed by the reaction between a cesium atom in the 7P1/2 state and a hydrogen molecule has been measured in a cell. A thermal distribution at the temperature of the cell is reported.