molecular rotation


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mo·lec·u·lar ro·ta·tion

one hundredth of the product of the specific rotation of an optically active compound and its molecular weight.

mo·lec·u·lar ro·ta·tion

(mō-lek'yū-lăr rō-tā'shŭn)
One-hundredth of the product of the specific rotation of an optically active compound and its molecular weight.
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1) Complete control and real time monitoring of molecular rotation inside liquid helium droplets, exploring superfluidity of the droplets, the possible formation of quantum vortices, and rotational dephasing due to interaction of the dissolved molecules with the He solvent.
In addition to thermal stress, mechanical stress occurs due to the hindrance of molecular rotations and due to shear and tensile stresses of screw plasticizing and melt injection.
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