Flow of a williamson fluid over a stretching sheet

S. Nadeem, S. T. Hussain, Changhoon Lee

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Abstract

In the present article, we have examined the two dimensional flow of Williamson fluid model over a stretching sheet. The governing equations of pseudoplastic Williamson fluid are modelled and then simplified by using similarity transformations and boundary layer approach. The reduced equations are then solved analytically with the help of homotopy analysis method. The physical features of the model are presented and discussed through graphs.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)619-625
Number of pages7
JournalBrazilian Journal of Chemical Engineering
Volume30
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013 Jul

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Chemical Engineering(all)

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