MHD Free Convective Flow Past a Vertical Porous Plate in a Porous Medium in the Presence of Soret and Dofour Effects

Y. Hari Krishna, G Kamala, M.V. Ramana Murthy, D Bhagyya

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A steady MHD free convective heat and mass transfer flow past a semi-infinite vertical porous plate in the presence of Soret and Dofour effects has been studied in this paper. The governing equations are solved numerically by Runge – Kutta fourth order method along with shooting technique. The effect of various governing parameters for velocity, temperature, concentration; skin-friction, Nusselt number and Sherwood number are also obtained. The effects of various parameters have been shown numerically and discussed graphically.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.23956/ijermt.v6i8.176

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