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Here isConsider the output of afollowing TDDFT run. with GAMESS:

!   File created by the GAMESS Input Deck Generator Plugin for Avogadro
 $BASIS GBASIS=N311 NGAUSS=6 $END
 $CONTRL SCFTYP=RHF RUNTYP=ENERGY TDDFT=EXCITE  DFTTYP=B3LYP $END
 $CONTRL ICHARG=0 MULT=1 $END
 $TDDFT NSTATE=9 $END
 $STATPT OPTTOL=0.0005 NSTEP=99 METHOD=RFO UPHESS=MSP HSSEND=.T. $END
 $SYSTEM MWORDS=1000 PARALL=.TRUE. $END
 $SCF DIRSCF=.T. DIIS=.T. DAMP=.T. $END

 $DATA 
Title
C1
O     8.0     0.00000    -1.27900     0.00300
C     6.0    -0.00000    -0.05800     0.00100
C     6.0     1.29700     0.69100    -0.00000
C     6.0    -1.29800     0.69000    -0.00000
H     1.0     1.35900     1.32900    -0.90600
H     1.0     1.35900     1.33200     0.90300
H     1.0     2.15700    -0.01300     0.00100
H     1.0    -2.15700    -0.01400     0.00100
H     1.0    -1.35900     1.32900    -0.90600
H     1.0    -1.35900     1.33200     0.90300
 $END

From this we obtain the following part of the output. (The complete calculation can be found here.) How can we interpret the orbital transitions ?, in terms of for example n -> σ*$\mathrm{n}\to\sigma^*$ or π -> π* $\pi\to\pi^*$?

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Here is the output of a TDDFT run.

How can we interpret the orbital transitions ? for example n -> σ* or π -> π* ?

enter image description here

Consider the following TDDFT run with GAMESS:

!   File created by the GAMESS Input Deck Generator Plugin for Avogadro
 $BASIS GBASIS=N311 NGAUSS=6 $END
 $CONTRL SCFTYP=RHF RUNTYP=ENERGY TDDFT=EXCITE  DFTTYP=B3LYP $END
 $CONTRL ICHARG=0 MULT=1 $END
 $TDDFT NSTATE=9 $END
 $STATPT OPTTOL=0.0005 NSTEP=99 METHOD=RFO UPHESS=MSP HSSEND=.T. $END
 $SYSTEM MWORDS=1000 PARALL=.TRUE. $END
 $SCF DIRSCF=.T. DIIS=.T. DAMP=.T. $END

 $DATA 
Title
C1
O     8.0     0.00000    -1.27900     0.00300
C     6.0    -0.00000    -0.05800     0.00100
C     6.0     1.29700     0.69100    -0.00000
C     6.0    -1.29800     0.69000    -0.00000
H     1.0     1.35900     1.32900    -0.90600
H     1.0     1.35900     1.33200     0.90300
H     1.0     2.15700    -0.01300     0.00100
H     1.0    -2.15700    -0.01400     0.00100
H     1.0    -1.35900     1.32900    -0.90600
H     1.0    -1.35900     1.33200     0.90300
 $END

From this we obtain the following part of the output. (The complete calculation can be found here.) How can we interpret the orbital transitions, in terms of for example $\mathrm{n}\to\sigma^*$ or $\pi\to\pi^*$?

enter image description here

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How to interpret orbital transition in TDDFT?

Here is the output of a TDDFT run.

How can we interpret the orbital transitions ? for example n -> σ* or π -> π* ?

enter image description here