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On Obtaining Non-Similar Solutions from Similar Solutions

  • R. Seshadri
  • T. Y. Na

Abstract

We have seen in the earlier chapters, that a similarity representation is obtainable for a boundary value problem provided the governing differential equations and the associated boundary conditions are invariant under a group of transformations. However, if any of the equations and boundary conditions is not invariant under a group, then the problem becomes nonsimilar.

Keywords

Natural Convection Fundamental Solution Similarity Solution Excess Pore Pressure Associate Boundary Condition 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Seshadri
    • 1
  • T. Y. Na
    • 2
  1. 1.Syncrude Canada LimitedFort McMurrayCanada
  2. 2.Department of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of Michigan—DearbornDearbornUSA

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