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Tables for Crystallography Volume D Physical properties of crystals Edited by A. Authier © International Union of Crystallography 2013 |
International Tables for Crystallography (2013). 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 Physique des Milieux Condensés, 4 Place Jussieu, 75005 Paris, France |
Let us consider, for example, the force, F, which is a tensor quantity (tensor of rank 1). One can define it: