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Tables for Crystallography Volume D Physical properties of crystals Edited by A. Authier © International Union of Crystallography 2006 |
International Tables for Crystallography (2006). Vol. D, ch. 1.1, p. 9
Section 1.1.3.6.3. Examples of the use in physics of different representations of the same quantity^{a}Institut de Minéralogie et de la Physique des Milieux Condensés, Bâtiment 7, 140 rue de Lourmel, 75015 Paris, France |
Let us consider, for example, the force, F, which is a tensor quantity (tensor of rank 1). One can define it: