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Darcy Forchheimer flow of Jeffrey nanofluid with heat generation/absorption and melting heat transfer

This study reports Darcy-Forchheimer flow of magnetohyrodynamic (MHD) Jeffrey nanofluid bounded by non-linear stretching sheet with variable thickness. Thermophoresis and Brownian motion are studied. Heat transfer is accounted with melting heat and heat absorption/generation. Optimal homotopy analysis method (OHAM) is utilized for the solutions development of nonlinear ordinary differential system. Outcomes of parameters involved in equation are studied through graphs. Outcomes indicate that ratio parameter declines the velocity. Melting parameter enhances temperature and concentration. Nusselt number increases in the occurrence of thermophoresis Brownian motion.
PAPER REVISED: 2018-11-05
PAPER ACCEPTED: 2018-11-09
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