## THERMAL SCIENCE

International Scientific Journal

### WATER-BASED SQUEEZING FLOW IN THE PRESENCE OF CARBON NANOTUBES BETWEEN TWO PARALLEL DISKS

**ABSTRACT**

Present study is dedicated to investigate the water functionalized carbon nanotubes squeezing flow between two parallel discs. Moreover, we have considered magnetohydrodynamics effects normal to the disks. In addition we have considered two kind of carbon nanotubes named: single wall carbon nanotubes (SWCNT) and multiple wall carbon nanotubes (MWCNT) with in the base fluid. Under this squeezing flow mechanism model has been constructed in the form of partial differential equation. Transformed ordinary differential equations are solved numerically with the help of Runge-Kutta-Fehlberg method. Results for velocity and temperature are constructed against all the emerging parameters. Comparison among the SWCNT and MWCNT are drawn for skin friction coefficient and local Nusselt number. Conclusion remarks are drawn under the observation of whole analysis.

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PAPER SUBMITTED: 2014-11-02

PAPER REVISED: 2014-11-13

PAPER ACCEPTED: 2014-12-20

PUBLISHED ONLINE: 2014-12-28

**THERMAL SCIENCE** YEAR

**2016**, VOLUME

**20**, ISSUE

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