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Mixed Convection Boundary Layer Flow on a Vertical Surface in a Saturated Porous Medium: New Perturbation Solutions

  • Amin Jafarimoghaddam
  • J. H. Merkin
  • I. PopEmail author
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In a previous paper, Merkin ( 1980) has presented numerical solutions for the problem of mixed convection boundary layer flow on a vertical surface embedded in a fluid-saturated porous medium. Using appropriate similarity variables, the partial differential equations were reduced to the following ordinary (similarity) equation
$$ F^{\prime \prime \prime } + FF^{\prime \prime } = 0 $$

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Acknowledgements

The work of I. Pop was supported by the Grant PN-III-P4-ID-PCE-2016-0036, UEFISCDI, Romania. The authors wish to express their very sincerely thanks to the very competent reviewers for the valuable comments and suggestions.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Independent ResearcherTehranIran
  2. 2.Department of Applied MathematicsUniversity of LeedsLeedsUK
  3. 3.Department of MathematicsBabeş-Bolyai UniversityCluj-NapocaRomania

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