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Relations for optical indicatrix parameters in the conditions of crystal torsion
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Skab I., Vasylkiv Yu., Savaryn V. and Vlokh R.

We have derived the relations describing optical indicatrix changes appearing in crystals of all the point symmetry groups for the different geometries of application of torque moment and light propagation directions. 

Keywords: piezooptic effect, torsion stress

PACS: 78.20.Hp, 07.10.Lw
UDC: 535.551
Ukr. J. Phys. Opt. 11 193-240 
doi: 10.3116/16091833/11/4/193/2010
Received: 06.08.2010

Анотація. В роботі отримані співвідношення, які описують зміни оптичних індикатрис в кристалах всіх точкових груп симетрії при різних геометріях прикладання торсійного моменту і напрямках поширення світла.

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