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

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THE

anisotropic crystal property represented by a second-rank tensor. In this chapter

we first formulate the property, and then show how the formulation leads to ...

THE

**magnetic**susceptibility of paramagnetic and diamagnetic crystals is a typicalanisotropic crystal property represented by a second-rank tensor. In this chapter

we first formulate the property, and then show how the formulation leads to ...

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Couples and forces The couple and force on a crystal in a

means of measuring its susceptibility (Bates 1951, Lonsdale 1937). In the

general 771 H -m mH Fio. 3.4. The couple on a dipole in a uniform

case ...

Couples and forces The couple and force on a crystal in a

**magnetic**field providemeans of measuring its susceptibility (Bates 1951, Lonsdale 1937). In the

general 771 H -m mH Fio. 3.4. The couple on a dipole in a uniform

**magnetic**field.case ...

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Compared with electric charges,

although a convenient one. A physically realistic approach would recognize from

the beginning the common origin of both

regard ...

Compared with electric charges,

**magnetic**poles are an artificial concept,although a convenient one. A physically realistic approach would recognize from

the beginning the common origin of both

**magnetic**and electric fields. It wouldregard ...

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### Contents

THE GROUNDWORK OF CRYSTAL PHYSICS | 3 |

EQUILIBRIUM PROPERTIES | 51 |

ELECTRIC POLARIZATION | 68 |

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angle anisotropic applied axial vector centre of symmetry Chapter coefficients conductivity constant crystal classes crystal properties crystal symmetry cube cubic crystals defined denoted diad axis dielectric direction cosines displacement dummy suffix electric field ellipsoid equal equation example expression follows force given heat flow Hence hexagonal homogeneous indicatrix isothermal isotropic left-handed length longitudinal magnetic magnitude matrix notation measured moduli monoclinic number of independent Onsager's Principle optical activity orientation parallel Peltier permittivity perpendicular photoelastic effect piezoelectric effect plane plate polarization positive principal axes produced pyroelectric pyroelectric effect quantities radius vector referred refractive refractive index relation representation quadric represented right-handed rotation scalar second-rank tensor set of axes shear stress suffix notation surface susceptibility symmetry elements Table temperature gradient tensile stress thermal expansion thermodynamics thermoelectric effects Thomson heat tion transformation law trigonal uniaxial unit volume values written Young's Modulus zero