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

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The relations between D, E and P in a parallel

dielectric is placed between the

of the condenser is increased. It is shown in textbooks on electrostatics that the

ratio of ...

The relations between D, E and P in a parallel

**plate**condenser If a slab ofdielectric is placed between the

**plates**of a parallel**plate**condenser the capacityof the condenser is increased. It is shown in textbooks on electrostatics that the

ratio of ...

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Thermal expansion is sometimes measured by finding the increase in thickness

of a parallel-sided

measures the coefficient of expansion normal to the

Thermal expansion is sometimes measured by finding the increase in thickness

of a parallel-sided

**plate**when it is heated.f It is fairly obvious that this methodmeasures the coefficient of expansion normal to the

**plate**, but the deformations ...Page 198

The temperature gradient is therefore prescribed to be perpendicular to the

and the heat flow must, in general, he in some other direction. Figs. 11.16 and c

show, in a -gradT b C Fio. 11.1. Heat flow across a flat

The temperature gradient is therefore prescribed to be perpendicular to the

**plate**,and the heat flow must, in general, he in some other direction. Figs. 11.16 and c

show, in a -gradT b C Fio. 11.1. Heat flow across a flat

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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