## Physical Properties of Crystals |

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accustomed to dealing with certain quantities, such as the density or the

temperature of a body, which are not connected in any way with direction. With

the usual ...

**Scalars**, vectors and tensors of the second rank (i)**Scalars**. In physics we areaccustomed to dealing with certain quantities, such as the density or the

temperature of a body, which are not connected in any way with direction. With

the usual ...

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We call a physical quantity that behaves in this way a pseudo-

transformation law may be written r y p' = =Ep, where the + sign refers to

transformations that do not change the hand of the axes, and — sign to those that

do. Proceeding ...

We call a physical quantity that behaves in this way a pseudo-

**scalar**. Itstransformation law may be written r y p' = =Ep, where the + sign refers to

transformations that do not change the hand of the axes, and — sign to those that

do. Proceeding ...

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Pseudo-

for constant stress and strain, 187–91. order of magnitude of effect, 80. primary

and secondary, 78, 172, 188–91. pyroelectric coefficients, 78, 187, 295– 301.

Pseudo-

**scalar**, 269. Pyroelectricity, 78–80, 154, 172, 179–83, 188–91, 295–301.for constant stress and strain, 187–91. order of magnitude of effect, 80. primary

and secondary, 78, 172, 188–91. pyroelectric coefficients, 78, 187, 295– 301.

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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