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

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The

the other examples in Table 1, that many crystal properties whose values depend

on the direction in which they are measured are represented by second- rank ...

The

**representation quadric**We have seen, from the example of conductivity andthe other examples in Table 1, that many crystal properties whose values depend

on the direction in which they are measured are represented by second- rank ...

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This is most easily investigated by considering the

surface, whose equation contains as many independent coefficients as there are

independent components in a symmetrical second-rank tensor, represents the ...

This is most easily investigated by considering the

**representation quadric**. Thissurface, whose equation contains as many independent coefficients as there are

independent components in a symmetrical second-rank tensor, represents the ...

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The

1; or, referred to principal axes (§ 4.1), SlXl+Stx*+S,xl = 1. Radius vector property

(§7.1). The radius vector r of the

The

**representation quadric**for the symmetrical tensor [<Sy] is defined as Siixixi =1; or, referred to principal axes (§ 4.1), SlXl+Stx*+S,xl = 1. Radius vector property

(§7.1). The radius vector r of the

**representation quadric**is connected with the ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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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