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Crystal thermodynamics. Piezoelectricity

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Abstract

The aim of this chapter is to introduce crossed effects, in which quantities related to different areas of physics (thermal, mechanical, electrical) are connected through thermodynamics. It then deals with an example which is important through its many diverse applications: piezoelectricity.

Keywords

Point Group Barium Titanate Spontaneous Polarization Uniaxial Stress Electrical Induction 
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Further reading

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    E. du Tremolet de Lacheisserie, D. Gignoux and M. Schlenker (ed.), Magnetism, vol. 1: Fundamentals (Springer Verlag, New York and Heidelberg, 2005), chap. 12Google Scholar
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    E. du Tremolet de Lacheisserie, D. Gignoux and M. Schlenker (ed.), Magnetism, vol. 2: Materials and Applications (Springer Verlag, New York and Heidelberg, 2005), chap. 15Google Scholar

References

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    L.D. Landau, E.M. Lifshitz and L.P. Pitaevskii, Course of Theoretical Physics, vol. 8, Electrodynamics of Continuous Media, 2nd edn. (Elsevier, Oxford, 1984)Google Scholar
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    H.B. Callen, Thermodynamics and an Introduction to Thermostatistics, 2nd edn. (Wiley, New York, 1985)Google Scholar
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    J.F. Nye, Physical Properties of Crystals: Their Representation by Tensors and Matrices (Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1985)Google Scholar
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    Landolt and Börnstein Tables, vol. III.2 (Springer Verlag, Berlin, 1969)Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut de Minéralogie, de Physique des Matériaux et de Cosmochimie, case 115, 4 place JussieuUniversité Pierre et Marie CurieParisFrance
  2. 2.Laboratoire Matériaux et Phénomènes Quantiques, Bâtiment Condorcet, case 7021Université Paris Diderot-Paris 7Paris CedexFrance
  3. 3.Grenoble-INP et Institut Néel du CNRS, B.P. 166Université Grenoble-AlpesGrenobleFrance

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