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

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only way in which it can possess a 4-, 6- or 3-fold axis is for this axis to be a

principal axis, and for the

found in ...

only way in which it can possess a 4-, 6- or 3-fold axis is for this axis to be a

principal axis, and for the

**quadric**to be a surface of revolution about it. The**quadric**will then automatically possess all the other symmetry elements that arefound in ...

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since the symmetry of the

possesses all the symmetry elements that are found in the classes of the

orthorhombic system. The lengths of the three axes of the

property ...

since the symmetry of the

**quadric**is that of the holosymmetric class mmm, itpossesses all the symmetry elements that are found in the classes of the

orthorhombic system. The lengths of the three axes of the

**quadric**determine theproperty ...

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Illustrating how the direction of the cube cut with its edges parallel to the resultant

force p&S transmitted across a three principal stress directions. small area SS

may be found by using the radius-normal proporty of the stress

Illustrating how the direction of the cube cut with its edges parallel to the resultant

force p&S transmitted across a three principal stress directions. small area SS

may be found by using the radius-normal proporty of the stress

**quadric**. 1 is the ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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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