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

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First we

the potential symmetry element on the crystal,f an<^ again investigate the relation

between the

First we

**measure**the property relative to some fixed axes. Then we operate withthe potential symmetry element on the crystal,f an<^ again investigate the relation

between the

**measured**quantities, taking our**measurements**in the same ...Page 107

Some

expansion coefficients of crystals Unit = 10-«{°C)-1 Values from International

Critical Tables (1929). are shown in Table 6. The coefficients often depend

markedly on ...

Some

**measured**values of expansion coefficients TABLE 6 Principal thermalexpansion coefficients of crystals Unit = 10-«{°C)-1 Values from International

Critical Tables (1929). are shown in Table 6. The coefficients often depend

markedly on ...

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(vii) Elastic compliances at constant normal displacement (isothermal). As an

example of an intermediate type of condition we may consider the isothermal

elastic compliances

...

(vii) Elastic compliances at constant normal displacement (isothermal). As an

example of an intermediate type of condition we may consider the isothermal

elastic compliances

**measured**on a plate which is of large extent compared to its...

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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