International
Tables for
Crystallography
Volume D
Physical properties of crystals
Edited by A. Authier

International Tables for Crystallography (2013). Vol. D, ch. 1.7, p. 186

Figure 1.7.3.1 

B. Boulangera* and J. Zyssb

aInstitut Néel CNRS Université Joseph Fourier, 25 rue des Martyrs, BP 166, 38042 Grenoble Cedex 9, France, and bLaboratoire de Photonique Quantique et Moléculaire, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan, 61 Avenue du Président Wilson, 94235 Cachan, France
Correspondence e-mail:  benoit.boulanger@grenoble.cnrs.fr

[Figure 1.7.3.1]
Figure 1.7.3.1

Field vectors of a plane wave propagating in an anisotropic medium. ([X,Y,Z]) is the wave frame. Z is along the direction of propagation, X and Y are contained in Π+ and Π respectively, by an arbitrary convention.