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International Journal of Chemical Engineering
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 531513, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/531513
Research Article

Chemical Reaction Effect on Transient Free Convective Flow past an Infinite Moving Vertical Cylinder

1Department of Mathematical Sciences, Bodoland University, Kokrajhar 783370, India
2Department of Mathematics, Gauhati University, Guwahati 781014, India

Received 18 March 2013; Accepted 17 August 2013

Academic Editor: Jose C. Merchuk

Copyright © 2013 Ashish Paul and Rudra Kanta Deka. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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