Title: Hall effects on MHD flow of a visco-elastic fluid through a porous medium over an infinite oscillating plate with heat source and chemical reaction

Authors: M. Veera Krishna

Addresses: Department of Mathematics, Rayalaseema University, Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh, India

Abstract: In this paper, we have considered the unsteady flow of an incompressible visco-elastic liquid of the Walter B' model with simultaneous heat and mass transfer near an oscillating porous plate in slip flow regime taking hall current into account. The governing equations of the flow field are solved by a regular perturbation method for small elastic parameter. The expressions for the velocity, temperature, concentration have been derived analytically and also its behaviour is computationally discussed with reference to different flow parameters with the help of graphs. The skin friction on the boundary, the heat flux in terms of the Nusselt number, and the rate of mass transfer in terms of the Sherwood number are also obtained and their behaviour discussed.

Keywords: heat and mass transfer; Hall effects; MHD flows; porous medium; unsteady flows and visco-elastic fluids.

DOI: 10.1504/IJCAET.2019.102498

International Journal of Computer Aided Engineering and Technology, 2019 Vol.11 No.6, pp.679 - 698

Received: 09 Jan 2017
Accepted: 07 Jun 2017

Published online: 16 Jul 2019 *

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