Acta Mechanica Solida Sinica

, Volume 24, Issue 5, pp 429–438 | Cite as

Fracture Assessment of an Interface Crack Between Two Dissimilar Magnetoelectroelastic Materials under Heat Flow and Magnetoelectromechanical Loadings

  • Peng Ma
  • Wenjie Feng
  • Ray Kai-Leung Su


A magnetoelectrically permeable interface crack between two semi-infinite magnetoelectroelastic planes under the action of a heat flow and remote magnetoelectromechanical loadings is considered, where the assumption of frictionless contact between two dissimilar halfplanes is adopted. Not only the solutions of the interface crack problem are presented in an explicit form, but also the general condition for the transition from a perfect thermal contact of two magnetoelectroelastic bodies to their separation is given.

Key words

fracture interface crack magnetoelectrically permeable crack frictionless interface heat flow 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Engineering MechanicsShijiazhuang Tiedao UniversityShijiazhuangChina
  2. 2.Department of Civil EngineeringThe University of Hong KongHong KongChina

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