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Astrophysics and Space Science

, Volume 148, Issue 1, pp 143–148 | Cite as

Self-similar model of magnetohydrodynamic radiative shock waves with increasing density

  • S. N. Ojha
  • D. S. Pandey
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Abstract

The magnetohydrodynamic model of shock waves has been discussed in an atmosphere with gravitation and radiation. The disturbance is headed by a strong shock of increasing density. The medium ahead of the shock is assumed to be inhomogeneous and at rest. Variation of magnetic field radiation flux, and other flow variables are given in tabular form.

Keywords

Radiation Atmosphere Magnetic Field Shock Wave Field Radiation 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. N. Ojha
    • 1
  • D. S. Pandey
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of Maths.S.C.G.P. CollegeBalliaIndia

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