Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1986, 51, 1178-1186

Further considerations on the calculation of branching redundancies

Juan J. Lopez-Gonzaleza, Manuel Martínez-Sáncheza, Manuel Fernández-Goméza and Juan F. Arenasb

a University of Granada, University College, Department of Physical Chemistry, 23071 Jaén, Spain
b University of Málaga, Faculty of Science, Department of Physical Chemistry, 29071 Malaga, Spain


A revision of the general method of Cihla and Pliva to obtain complete redundancy relations for the internal angle deformation coordinates in branched molecules is made. As examples, redundancy conditions are given for octahedral XY6 and trigonal bipyramidal XY5 molecules.