## THERMAL SCIENCE

International Scientific Journal

### A GENERAL SUB-EQUATION METHOD TO THE BURGERS-LIKE EQUATION

**ABSTRACT**

A Burgers-like equation is studied by a general sub-equation method, and some new exact solutions are obtained, which include the traveling wave solutions, non-traveling wave solutions, multi-soliton solutions, rational solutions, and other types of solutions. The obtained results are important in thermal science, and potential applications can be found.

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PAPER SUBMITTED: 2016-08-12

PAPER REVISED: 2016-08-25

PAPER ACCEPTED: 2016-08-28

PUBLISHED ONLINE: 2017-09-09

**THERMAL SCIENCE** YEAR

**2017**, VOLUME

**21**, ISSUE

**4**, PAGES [1681 - 1687]

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