The numerical investigation of Effects of Darcy and Forchheimer parameters on Magnetohydrodynamic Casson fluid flow through non-Darcy porous media

International Journal of Mathematics Trends and Technology (IJMTT)
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Volume-40 Number-4
Year of Publication : 2016
Authors : Bhim Sen Kala


Bhim Sen Kala "The numerical investigation of Effects of Darcy and Forchheimer parameters on Magnetohydrodynamic Casson fluid flow through non-Darcy porous media ", International Journal of Mathematics Trends and Technology (IJMTT). V40(4):266-275 December 2016. ISSN:2231-5373. Published by Seventh Sense Research Group.

In the present paper we investigate numerically the effect of Darcy and Forchheimer parameters on Magnetohydrodynamic Casson fluid flow. By suitable similarity transformations, the governing boundary layer equations are transformed to ordinary differential equations and to solve these equations the method applied is numerical computation with bvp4c, a MATLAB program. The effects of Casson fluid parameter,Magnetic Parameter, Darcy Parameter, and Forcheimer parameter on velocity, heat transfer, and concentration profiles, Skin- Frictions, Nusselt Number and Sherwood Number are computed and discussed numerically and presented through tables and graphs.

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Magnetohydrodynamic fluid flow, Darcy parameter, Forchheimer parameter, Casson fluid.