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Orbital questions

Posted: Sun Oct 20, 2019 12:59 pm
by Jamie Lee 1H
To clarufy: For the 3d orbital levels , -2, -1, 0, 1, 2, do they represent dxy, dyz, dzx, dx^2y^2, dz^2?

Re: Orbital questions

Posted: Sun Oct 20, 2019 1:03 pm
by Sidharth D 1E
Yes, for the 3d orbitals: they are dxy, dyz, dzx, dx2-y2, and dz2 respectively