Study on the piezoelectric coated devices based on the 2D Green’s functions under a tangential line force

  • Peng-Fei Hou
  • Yang Zhang


This paper presents a refined approach of the electro-elastic fields through the 2D Green’s functions under a tangential line load. The structure of piezoelectric devices is composed of a piezoelectric substrate and an elastic coating. When arbitrary distributed load is applied, the components can be obtained by superposition principle. This method has high stability, efficiency and computational precision, compared with finite element method. And the conclusions provide meaningful value for the design of layered structure in engineering.


Coated Piezoelectric Sensors Energy harvesters Green’s function 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.State Key Laboratory of Advanced Design and Manufacturing for Vehicle BodyHunan UniversityChangshaPeople’s Republic of China
  2. 2.Department of Engineering MechanicsHunan UniversityChangshaPeople’s Republic of China

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