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

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The effect given by the bE\ term and higher even- order terms, which can occur in

all substances, is known as the Kerr effect. 2.2. Introduction to the

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The effect given by the bE\ term and higher even- order terms, which can occur in

all substances, is known as the Kerr effect. 2.2. Introduction to the

**photoelastic****effect**. The permittivity and dielectric constant, and hence the refractive index, are,...

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The

in terms of the stresses. We have the elastic relations (p. 132), akl — cklnera-

Hence, (14) may be alternatively written, A-B« = ZtikEk+ptinen, (16) where ptin ...

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**photoelastic effect**is sometimes expressed in terms of the strains instead ofin terms of the stresses. We have the elastic relations (p. 132), akl — cklnera-

Hence, (14) may be alternatively written, A-B« = ZtikEk+ptinen, (16) where ptin ...

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Kerr effect, 243. Kronecker delta, 34. Lattice, 276. — planes, 276. Lead nitrate,

255. Leakage of charge in dielectrics, 71. ...

coefficients, 244. effect of crystal symmetry, 245-54. in cubic crystals, 249-54.

Kerr effect, 243. Kronecker delta, 34. Lattice, 276. — planes, 276. Lead nitrate,

255. Leakage of charge in dielectrics, 71. ...

**Photoelastic effect**, 241-58, 291.coefficients, 244. effect of crystal symmetry, 245-54. in cubic crystals, 249-54.

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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