This paper presents a procedure for the derivation of the expressions for electric body force, couple, and power in a nonlinear electroelastic body under electromechanical loads. The derivation is based on Tierseten’s two-continuum model but much simplified.
nonlinear electroelasticity piezoelectricity
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