## Physical Properties of Crystals |

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2.1 a shows a

in the

positive acı direction rotates a, to aca; similarly, a

positive z, ...

2.1 a shows a

**right**-**handed**, and Fig. 2.1 b a left-handed, set. It will be seen that,in the

**righthanded**set, a**right**-**handed**screw motion through 90° along thepositive acı direction rotates a, to aca; similarly, a

**right**-**handed**motion alongpositive z, ...

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14.1 the

Optical activity when light passes through a crystal in a direction for which the

ordinary birefringence vanishes: the situation at (a) the entrance point and (b) the

exit ...

14.1 the

**right**-**handed**vibration is the faster of ,” ...” | - |2 * | | W a b FIG. 14.1.Optical activity when light passes through a crystal in a direction for which the

ordinary birefringence vanishes: the situation at (a) the entrance point and (b) the

exit ...

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Now rotatory power may be

needed which is valid for both

We have already set up a convention in § 1, by defining a

Now rotatory power may be

**right**-**handed**or left-handed, and a sign convention isneeded which is valid for both

**right**-**handed**and left-handed axes of reference.We have already set up a convention in § 1, by defining a

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### Contents

THE GROUND WORK OF CRYSTAL PHYSICS | 3 |

Summary | 29 |

EQUILIBRIUM PROPERTIES | 45 |

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angle anisotropic applied biaxial birefringence centre of symmetry Chapter conductivity constant crystal classes crystal properties crystal symmetry cube cubic crystals defined denoted diad axis dielectric direction cosines displacement elastic compliances electric field electro-optical electro-optical effect ellipsoid equal equation example expression follows forces given gives grad heat flow Hence indicatrix isothermal isotropic magnetic magnitude matrix notation measured moduli Mohr circle monoclinic number of independent Onsager's Principle optic axis optical activity orientation parallel permittivity perpendicular photoelastic effect piezoelectric effect plane plate polarization positive principal axes produced pyroelectric effect quadric radius vector referred refractive index relation representation quadric represents right-handed rotation scalar second-rank tensor shear shown shows strain stress 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