Green's functions for a piezoelectric half plane

  • Haojiang Ding
  • Guoqing Wang
  • Weiqiu Chen


A general solution which can be expressed by three “harmonic functions” is derived. Then using this general solution as well as the trial-and-error method, the Green's functions for point forces and point charge acting in the interior of a piezoelectric half plane are obtained. The point force solutions of an infinite piezoelectric plane can be derived as a special case of the results presented in this paper.

Key words

piezoelectric materials half plane problem Green's function 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Haojiang Ding
    • 1
  • Guoqing Wang
    • 1
  • Weiqiu Chen
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Civil EngineeringZhejiang UniversityHangzhouChina

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