Toward a Nonlinear Asymptotic Model for Thin Magnetoelastic Plates

  • Sushma Santapuri
  • David J. Steigmann
Part of the Advanced Structured Materials book series (STRUCTMAT, volume 89)


An asymptotic two-dimensional formulation for the potential energy of a thin magnetoelastic plate is obtained from that for a three-dimensional magnetoelastic body subjected to conservative tractions and an applied magnetic field.


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SS thanks the Institute of Functional Nanomaterials at the University of Puerto Rico and the US National Science Foundation, through grant number EPS-1002410, for their support of her Visiting Professorship at UC Berkeley. DJS gratefully acknowledges support provided by the US National Science Foundation through grant number CMMI-1538228.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Applied MechanicsIndian Institute of Technology DelhiNew DelhiIndia
  2. 2.Department of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of California BerkeleyBerkeleyUSA

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