Book 2014

Symmetry and Physical Properties of Crystals

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ISBN: 978-94-017-8992-9 (Print) 978-94-017-8993-6 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XXV

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-11

    Introduction

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    Chapter

    Pages 13-21

    Symmetry Operations

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    Chapter

    Pages 23-66

    Crystal Lattices

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    Chapter

    Pages 67-82

    Relationship Between Space Groups and Point Groups

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    Chapter

    Pages 83-115

    Point groups

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    Chapter

    Pages 117-127

    Bravais lattices

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    Chapter

    Pages 129-162

    Space Groups

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    Chapter

    Pages 163-186

    Chemical bonds and crystal structures

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    Chapter

    Pages 187-204

    Crystal anisotropy and tensors

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    Chapter

    Pages 205-223

    Second-rank tensors

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    Chapter

    Pages 225-240

    The stress tensor

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    Chapter

    Pages 241-257

    Deformation of a solid. The strain tensor

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    Chapter

    Pages 259-291

    Elasticity

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    Chapter

    Pages 293-309

    Elastic waves in crystals

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    Chapter

    Pages 311-339

    Crystal thermodynamics. Piezoelectricity

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    Chapter

    Pages 341-368

    Light propagation in crystals

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    Chapter

    Pages 369-384

    Polarization of Light by Crystals

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    Chapter

    Pages 385-406

    Rotatory Power and Optical Activity

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    Chapter

    Pages 407-434

    Electro-optical and elasto-optical effects

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    Chapter

    Pages 435-506

    Solutions to the exercises

  22. Back Matter

    Pages 507-522