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Mixed convection boundary layer flow near stagnation-point on vertical surface with slip

Aman, Fazlina and Ishak, A. and Pop, I. (2011) Mixed convection boundary layer flow near stagnation-point on vertical surface with slip. Applied Mathematics and Mechanics (English Edition), 32 (12). pp. 1599-1606. ISSN 0253-4827

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Abstract

This paper considers the steady mixed convection boundary layer flow of a viscous and incompressible fluid near the stagnantion-point on a vertical surface with the slip effect at the boundary.The temperature of the sheet and the velocity of the external flow are assumed to vary lineally with the distance from the stagnation-point. The governing parameters are analyzed and discussed. Both assisting and opposing flows are considered. The results indicate that for the opposing flow, the dual solutions exists in a certain range of the buoyancy parameter, while for the assisting flow, the solution is unique. In general, the velocity slip increases the heat transfer rate at the surface, while the thermal slip decreases it.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: dual solution; heat transfer; mixed convection; stagnation-point; slip
Subjects: Q Science > QC Physics
Divisions: Faculty of Applied Science and Technology > Department of Science and Mathematics
Depositing User: Normajihan Abd. Rahman
Date Deposited: 16 Aug 2013 07:18
Last Modified: 22 Jan 2015 00:36
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/3874
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