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Laser Chemistry
Volume 11 (1991), Issue 3-4, Pages 169-175

Reactive Collisional Spectroscopy: Scalar and Vector Information From Numerically Intensive Computing

1Dipartimento di Chimica, Università di Perugia, Perugia, Italy
2Centro di Calcolo, Università di Perugia, Perugia, Italy
3Departamento de Quimica Fisica, Universidad de Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain

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Advances in computer technologies have made it possible to extend the numerical investigation of the detailed structure of reactive properties to several atom–diatom systems. This has allowed a better understanding of the energy structure of the reaction intermediate and of the role it plays when reaction occurs.