Firefly and PC GAMESS-related discussion club

Learn how to ask questions correctly  
We are NATO-free zone

Re^2: Lack of force constants for bending vibrations in the output file


On Wed Sep 26 '12 1:08am, Alex Granovsky wrote

>how did you specify the z-matrix and a the value of nzvar variable?

>Alex Granovsky
thanks for response.
The first step is to optimize the structure. Then, in the input I enter the coordinates of the first calculation, internal coordinates in IZMAT and put in NZVAR the number equal to the number of internal coordinates given (for my structures it is always more than 3N-6). Format of coordinates in $Data is irrelevant. One can enter a z-matrix or Cartesian coordinates (COORD=unique), the results are identical. In output file I get a complete set of intrinsic frequencies, while the force constants are for the stretching vibrations only.
Example of such calculation is attached.
Best regards,

This message contains the 28 kb attachment
[ ] NbF6(-)

[ Previous ] [ Next ] [ Index ]           Wed Sep 26 '12 12:47pm
[ Reply ] [ Edit ] [ Delete ]           This message read 645 times