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Conjugate MHD flow past a flat plate. (English) Zbl 0847.76096
Summary: A boundary layer solution for the conjugate forced convection flow of an electrically conducting fluid over a semi-infinite flat plate in the presence of a transverse magnetic field is presented. The governing nonsimilar partial differential equations are solved numerically using the Keller box method. Values of the temperature profiles of the plate are obtained for various values of the parameters entering the problem and are given in a table and shown on graphs.

MSC:
76W05 Magnetohydrodynamics and electrohydrodynamics
76R05 Forced convection
80A20 Heat and mass transfer, heat flow (MSC2010)
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