## Physical Properties of Crystals: Their Representation by Tensors and Matrices |

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How do the principal axes of [<7y] lie in relation to the symmetry

? What is the form of the tensor referred to its principal axes? Exercise 14.3.

Verify the numerical statements made in the legend for Fig. 14.2 by using the

other ...

How do the principal axes of [<7y] lie in relation to the symmetry

**plane**in class m? What is the form of the tensor referred to its principal axes? Exercise 14.3.

Verify the numerical statements made in the legend for Fig. 14.2 by using the

other ...

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to the

The face on the same side of the origin as the

**planes**. The symbol (hkl) is given a second meaning as denoting a. face parallelto the

**planes**(hkl). There can be two such faces, one on each side of the crystal.The face on the same side of the origin as the

**plane**making intercepts a/h, b/k, ...Page 278

denote mirror

paper. The patterns on the two sides of a

object and its image in a

...

denote mirror

**planes**or**planes**of symmetry perpendicular to the**plane**of thepaper. The patterns on the two sides of a

**plane**of symmetry are related as theobject and its image in a

**plane**mirror. A list of symmetry elements into which the...

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### Contents

THE GROUNDWORK OF CRYSTAL PHYSICS | 3 |

EQUILIBRIUM PROPERTIES | 51 |

ELECTRIC POLARIZATION | 68 |

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angle anisotropic applied biaxial birefringence centre of symmetry Chapter coefficients conductivity crystal classes crystal properties crystal symmetry cube cubic crystals defined denoted diad axis dijk direction cosines electric field electro-optical effect ellipsoid equal equation example expression follows force given gives heat flow Hence hexagonal indicatrix isothermal isotropic lattice left-handed magnetic magnitude matrix notation measured moduli monoclinic number of independent Onsager's Principle optic axis optical activity orientation permittivity perpendicular photoelastic effect piezoelectric effect plane plate point group positive principal axes produced pyroelectric effect quadric quantities radius vector referred refractive index relation representation quadric represents right-handed rotation scalar second-rank tensor set of axes shear shown shows strain stress suffix notation symbol symmetry elements Table temperature gradient thermal expansion thermodynamics thermoelectric effects Thomson heat tion transformation law trigonal uniaxial unit volume values wave normal wave surface written zero