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Michiel_M
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For alpha> 0: the maximum is when the orientation is perpendicularto the Z-axis.

When alpha< 0 the maximum is when the orientation is parallel to the Z-axis.

If alpha is 0 the quadrupole moment is zero everywhere so no dependance on the angle.