## Second-order quadrupole interaction for static crystal. Contributor: R. Hajjar

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## Analytical expression of W(4,0) for static crystal in NMR

The second-order quadrupole interaction is related to W(4,0): In static NMR experiment, W(4,0) is defined by: Its analytical expression can be determined as follows:

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Using Mathematica-5 running with a 3-GHz processor, the analytical expression of W(4,0) is obtained in 5 seconds.

```(* W4pas is a row-matrix with 5 columns
containing the 5 nonzero eigenvalues of the EFG
expressed as a 4-th rang spherical tensor, in (eq)(eq) unit *)

W4pas = {{eta*eta/4, 3*eta/(2*Sqrt), (9 + eta*eta/2)/Sqrt,
3*eta/(2*Sqrt), eta*eta/4}};

(* D4 is a reduced form (5 rows x 1 column) of the 4-th order
Wigner active rotation matrix *)

D4 = {

{Sqrt[35/2]*Sin[beta1]^4*E^(-4*I*alpha1)/8},

{Sqrt[5/2]*(-1 +7*Cos[beta1]^2)*Sin[beta1]^2*E^(-2*I*alpha1)/4},

{(3 - 30*Cos[beta1]^2 + 35*Cos[beta1]^4)/8},

{Sqrt[5/2]*(-1 +7*Cos[beta1]^2)*Sin[beta1]^2*E^(2*I*alpha1)/4},

{Sqrt[35/2]*Sin[beta1]^4*E^(4*I*alpha1)/8}

};

(* W40static is an expression *)
W40static = FullSimplify[W4pas.ComplexExpand[D4]];

(* suppression of the double curve brackets {{}} of W40static *)
Print[W40static[[1, 1]]];

Remove[W4pas, eta, D4, alpha1, beta1, W40static];
```

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