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Thermo Diffusion Effect on Three Dimensional Mhd Free Convective Flow Through A Porous Plate With Periodic Permeability


R. Panneerselvi, M. Suchithra
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The analysis is made to study the effect of Thermal Diffusion on a three dimensional free convective flow with mass transfer of an incompressible viscous electrically conducting fluid past a porous vertical plate with transverse sinusoidal suction velocity. A uniform magnetic field is assumed to be applied transversely to the direction normal to the plate. The magnetic Reynolds number is considered to be small so that the induced magnetic field can be neglected. The momentum, temperature and concentration equations are non-dimensionalised and solved using perturbation technique. The graphs are plotted for various governing parameters viz, Grashof number (G), Hartmann number (M), Reynolds number (Re), Prandtl number (Pr), Schmidt number (Sc) and Soret number (Sr).

R. Panneerselvi, M. Suchithra

Thermal Diffusion, Mixed Convection, MHD Flow, Soret Number, Electrically Conducting Fluid

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 4 | Issue 1 | January-February - 2018
Date of Publication Print ISSN Online ISSN
2018-02-28 2395-1990 2394-4099
Page(s) Manuscript Number   Publisher
179-186 IJSRSET184139   Technoscience Academy

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R. Panneerselvi, M. Suchithra, "Thermo Diffusion Effect on Three Dimensional Mhd Free Convective Flow Through A Porous Plate With Periodic Permeability", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 4, Issue 1, pp.179-186, January-February-2018.
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