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Pockels’ Phenomenological Theory of Photoelasticity of Crystals

  • T. S. Narasimhamurty

Abstract

The refractive index n, one of the most important optical properties of all transparent media, does not transform like a tensor. However, the dielectric tensor K ij or its reciprocal, the impermeability tensor (1/K) ij , does transform like a second-rank tensor.

Keywords

Conjugate Class Phenomenological Theory Symmetry Operation Symmetry Element Polarization Constant 
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Copyright information

© Plenum Press, New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • T. S. Narasimhamurty
    • 1
  1. 1.Osmania UniversityHyderabadIndia

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