Komal Choudhary, Abhay Kumar Jha, Lakshmi Narayan Mishra, Ms. Vandana

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The present paper investigates the effects of thermal radiation, joule heating on an unsteady hydro magnetic free convective flow of a viscous electrically conductive Newtonian and polar fluid past a semi-infinite vertical plate embedded in a porous media in the presence of heat absorption, chemical reaction, slip flow and Dufour effect. Analytical perturbation solutions are obtained for the velocity, temperature and concentration fields as well as for the skin friction coefficient, Nusselt number and Sharewood number. The results are presented in graphical forms to study the effects of various parameters.


Newtonian fluid, Polar Fluid, Ohmic Heating, Slip Flow, Dufour effect


Newtonian fluid, Polar Fluid, Ohmic Heating, Slip Flow, Dufour effect.

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