International Journal of Mathematics and Mathematical Sciences
Volume 4 (1981), Issue 4, Pages 795-803
Elastodynamic singular points and their applications
1Department of Mathematics, Jordan Universtiy, Amman, Jordan
2Department of Mathematics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16801, PA, USA
Received 13 October 1980
Copyright © 1981 A. D. Alawneh and R. P. Kanwal. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Suitable singularites such as a dynamical Kelvin quadropole are defined
to study the dynamical displacements set up in an infinite homogeneous and isotropic elastic medium. Approximate solutions are presented up to terms which are of higher order than those known so far.