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Atomic orbitals: 5g electron density
This page addresses the 5gxy(x2-y2) and 5gx4 + y4 electron density functions. They are identical in appearance and differ only in direction. See below for links to images of the electron densities of the other 5g orbitals.
"Dot-density" plot of the 5gx4 + y4 electron density function ψ5gx4 + y42. Blue represents negative values for the wave function and red represents positive values.
This page displays the electron density of the 5gx4 + y4 orbital as a "dot-density" diagram. High density of dots in a region denotes high electron density.
You can use your mouse to manipulate the "orbital" in the "JSmol" image above.
Links to 5g electron "dot-density" functions
The Orbitron is a gallery of orbitals on the WWWThe OrbitronTM, a gallery of orbitals on the WWW, URL: http://winter.group.shef.ac.uk/orbitron/
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