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, Volume 215, Issue 3, pp 707–739 | Cite as

The Eshelby Theorem and its Variants for Piezoelectric Media

  • G. LeugeringEmail author
  • S. A. Nazarov


We prove the Eshelby theorem for an ellipsoidal piezoelectric inclusion in an infinite piezoelectric material. Explicit formulas for the link and polarization matrices are derived. Passing to the limits with respect to parameters in the corresponding equations, the result is extended to cases when either the inclusion or the surrounding material is purely elastic.


Piezoelectric Material Moment Tensor Orthogonality Condition Fundamental Matrix Adjoint Problem 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsFriedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-NürnbergErlangenGermany
  2. 2.Mathematics and Mechanics FacultySt. Petersburg State UniversitiySt. PetersburgRussia

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