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Astrophysics and Space Science

, Volume 91, Issue 2, pp 289–297 | Cite as

Anisotropic propagation of magnetogasdynamic sonic waves in conducting and radiating atmosphere

  • B. G. Verma
  • R. C. Srivastava
  • A. H. Khan
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Abstract

The propagation of sonic discontinuity in conducting and radiating atmosphere has been discussed under the influence of magnetic field. The velocity of sonic wave and its termination into shock wave has been obtained. We have also obtained the critical time at which sonic wave terminates into shock wave. There is significant effect of magnetic field on sonic velocity and its termination into shock wave.

Keywords

Atmosphere Magnetic Field Shock Wave Critical Time Sonic Velocity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • B. G. Verma
    • 1
  • R. C. Srivastava
    • 1
  • A. H. Khan
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsGorakhpur UniversityGorakhpurIndia

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