Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Biaxial Crystals

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1273

n Anisotropic crystals in the orthorhombic, monoclinic and triclinic systems. They have three principal refractive indices, α, β, and γ.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA