Complex-doubly periodic function in two variables?

I am looking for a function f:C2C2 that satisfies the two equations

z2f1(z1,z2)+z1f2(z1,z2)=0 and 

and in addition, is doubly-periodic in both its complex variables z1,z2. Does such a function exist and if not, why? I would not even know how to start building such a function.

In particular, I would like to have

f1(z1+1,z2)=f1(z1,z2+1)=f1(z1,z2) and



for some fixed k1,k2R. Please let me know if you do have any questions. I had some typos in there, but hopefully everything is coherent now.


The answer is that the only solutions have the form
where h:C2C is holomorphic and c is a constant,
which must equal zero unless k1 and k2 are integers.

The argument is as follows: The first equation implies that there exists a function g:C2C such that
Substituting this into the second equation implies that g must satisfy
In other words g is a harmonic function on C2. Since g is harmonic, so is its derivative with respect to z1, i.e., f1.

The periodicity conditions imposed on f1 imply that f1 is bounded, and a bounded harmonic function on C2 is constant. Thus, f1=c for some constant cC. Obviously, c must be zero unless k1 and k2 are integers.

Since f1 is constant, the given equations on f2 reduce to
Hence f2=h(¯z1,z2) for some homorphic function h:C2C.

Remark: It wasn’t clear from the OP’s question whether the OP wanted f to be ‘doubly-periodic’ or just f1, nor was it clear exactly what the OP meant by ‘doubly-periodic’ because, normally, the ‘doubly-periodic’ condition wouldn’t have the exponential factors in its definition.

Source : Link , Question Author : Sascha , Answer Author : Robert Bryant

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