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Lithium, compound with sodium (1:1)


Gas phase ion energetics data

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Data compiled as indicated in comments:
LBLHLM - Sharon G. Lias, John E. Bartmess, Joel F. Liebman, John L. Holmes, Rhoda D. Levin, and W. Gary Mallard
LLK - Sharon G. Lias, Rhoda D. Levin, and Sherif A. Kafafi

Ionization energy determinations

IE (eV) Method Reference Comment
5.05 ± 0.04PIKappes and Schumacher, 1985LBLHLM
4.94 ± 0.10EIZmbov, Wu, et al., 1977LLK

Constants of diatomic molecules

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Data compiled by: Klaus P. Huber and Gerhard H. Herzberg

Data collected through January, 1977

Symbols used in the table of constants
SymbolMeaning
State electronic state and / or symmetry symbol
Te minimum electronic energy (cm-1)
ωe vibrational constant – first term (cm-1)
ωexe vibrational constant – second term (cm-1)
ωeye vibrational constant – third term (cm-1)
Be rotational constant in equilibrium position (cm-1)
αe rotational constant – first term (cm-1)
γe rotation-vibration interaction constant (cm-1)
De centrifugal distortion constant (cm-1)
βe rotational constant – first term, centrifugal force (cm-1)
re internuclear distance (Å)
Trans. observed transition(s) corresponding to electronic state
ν00 position of 0-0 band (units noted in table)
Diatomic constants for 7Li23Na
StateTeomegaeomegaexeomegaeyeBealphaegammaeDebetaereTrans.nu00
B 1Pi     [0.307] 1 2     [3.20] 1 2 B rarrow X R 20226.01 2 Z
Hessel, 1971
X 1Sigma 0 256.8 Z 1.612 -0.0075 0.396 0.0036    2.81 3  
Graff, Dagdigian, et al., 1972
and magn. reson.
Brooks, Anderson, et al., 1972

Notes

1Lambda-type doubling, Deltavef = +1.95E-4J(J+1).
2v' numbering unknown.
3Mol. beam rf electric 4
4muel(v=0) = 0.463 D; quadrupole coupling constants Graff, Dagdigian, et al., 1972, for 7Li in disagreement with the value from the magnetic resonance spectrum Brooks, Anderson, et al., 1972. See also Dagdigian, Graff, et al., 1971 [molecular beam electric deflection] and Rosmus and Meyer, 1976 [ab initio calculation, dipole moment function].
5Theoretical calculation of Habitz and Schwarz, 1975, confirmed by the elastic Na+-on-Li scattering data of von Busch, Hormes, et al., 1975. Slightly lower values computed by Oppenheimer, Bottcher, et al., 1972 and Bertoncini, Das, et al., 1970 who give also results for other spectroscopic constants.

References

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Kappes and Schumacher, 1985
Kappes, M.M.; Schumacher, E., Generation, spectroscopic and chemical characterization of metal clusters (Mx, x < 65), a progress report, Surf. Sci., 1985, 156, 1. [all data]

Zmbov, Wu, et al., 1977
Zmbov, K.F.; Wu, C.H.; Ihle, H.R., A mass spectrometric study of heteronuclear diatomic alkali metal molecules. Dissociation energies ionization potentials of NaLi, KLi, NaK, J. Chem. Phys., 1977, 67, 4603. [all data]

Hessel, 1971
Hessel, M.M., Experimental observation of the NaLi molecule, Phys. Rev. Lett., 1971, 26, 215. [all data]

Graff, Dagdigian, et al., 1972
Graff, J.; Dagdigian, P.J.; Wharton, L., Electric resonance spectrum NaLi, J. Chem. Phys., 1972, 57, 710. [all data]

Brooks, Anderson, et al., 1972
Brooks, R.A.; Anderson, C.H.; Ramsey, N.F., Molecular beam experiments on KNa and LiNa, J. Chem. Phys., 1972, 56, 5193. [all data]

Dagdigian, Graff, et al., 1971
Dagdigian, P.J.; Graff, J.; Wharton, L., Stark effect of NaLi X1«SIGMA»+, J. Chem. Phys., 1971, 55, 4980. [all data]

Rosmus and Meyer, 1976
Rosmus, P.; Meyer, W., Spectroscopic constants and the dipole moment functions for the 1«SIGMA»+ ground state of NaLi, J. Chem. Phys., 1976, 65, 492. [all data]

Habitz and Schwarz, 1975
Habitz, P.; Schwarz, W.H.E., Nonadiabatic transitions in diatoms with one valence electron: calculations of potential curves and differential cross sections for Li+ + Na, Chem. Phys. Lett., 1975, 34, 248. [all data]

von Busch, Hormes, et al., 1975
von Busch, F.; Hormes, J.; Liesen, H.D., Nonadiabatic transitions in diatoms with one valence electron: measurement of differential Li+-Na scattering, Chem. Phys. Lett., 1975, 34, 244. [all data]

Oppenheimer, Bottcher, et al., 1972
Oppenheimer, M.; Bottcher, C.; Dalgarno, A., The charge transfer spectrum of (LiNa)+, Chem. Phys. Lett., 1972, 15, 24. [all data]

Bertoncini, Das, et al., 1970
Bertoncini, P.J.; Das, G.; Wahl, A.C., Theoretical study of the 1«SIGMA»+, 3«SIGMA»+, 3«PI», 1«PI» states of NaLi and the 2«SIGMA»+ state of NaLi+, J. Chem. Phys., 1970, 52, 5112. [all data]


Notes

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