MHD Convection Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer in an Inclined Microchannel with Heat Generation
American Journal of Applied Mathematics
Volume 5, Issue 5, October 2017, Pages: 124-131
Received: Apr. 29, 2017; Accepted: Aug. 9, 2017; Published: Sep. 22, 2017
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Hasan Nihal Zaidi, Department of Basic Sciences, College of Preparatory Year, University of Hail, Hail, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Naseem Ahmad, Department of Mathematics, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, India
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The problem of fully developed free convection flow of electrically conducting fluid in an inclined microchannel in the presence of transverse magnetic field and internal heat generation is investigated. The analytical solution for velocity profile and temperature profile have been obtained, considering the velocity slip and temperature jump conditions at the wall of the microchannel. The effect of different parameters involved in the problem on the velocity and temperature profile along with the skin friction parameter and Nusselt number has been discussed graphically.
Magnetohydrodynamic (MHD), Free Convection, Heat Generation, Microchannel, Velocity Slip, Temperature Jump
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Hasan Nihal Zaidi, Naseem Ahmad, MHD Convection Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer in an Inclined Microchannel with Heat Generation, American Journal of Applied Mathematics. Vol. 5, No. 5, 2017, pp. 124-131. doi: 10.11648/j.ajam.20170505.11
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