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

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external forces, or, more generally, a body in which one part exerts a force on

neighbouring parts, is said to be in a state of

element ...

**STRESS**. TENSOR. 1. The. notion. of.**stress**. A BODY which is acted on byexternal forces, or, more generally, a body in which one part exerts a force on

neighbouring parts, is said to be in a state of

**stress**. If we consider a volumeelement ...

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Their Representation by Tensors and Matrices J. F Nye. thus a = 1/r2.

Alternatively, a is given analytically (Ch. I, § 6.2) by or, if all components are

referred to the principal

Their Representation by Tensors and Matrices J. F Nye. thus a = 1/r2.

Alternatively, a is given analytically (Ch. I, § 6.2) by or, if all components are

referred to the principal

**stress**axes, 0= ...Page 91

This is a special case of biaxial

, illustrated for this case in Fig. 5. 10 a, shows at once that if the axes are turned ...

This is a special case of biaxial

**stress**. A non-uniform distribution of pure shear**stress**occurs in a long rod subjected to pure torsion. The Mohr circle construction, illustrated for this case in Fig. 5. 10 a, shows at once that if the axes are turned ...

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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