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Journal of Applied Mathematics
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 878349, 13 pages
Approximate Analytic Solution for the KdV and Burger Equations with the Homotopy Analysis Method
1Department of Mathematical Sciences, Faculty of Science, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor, 81310 Johor Bahru, Malaysia
2Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science, University of Kordofan, North Kordofan State, Elobeid 51111, Sudan
3Ibnu Sina Institute for Fundamental Science Studies, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor, 81310 Johor Bahru, Malaysia
4Department of Computer Science and Information System, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor, 81310 Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Received 11 June 2012; Accepted 25 July 2012
Academic Editor: Saeid Abbasbandy
Copyright © 2012 Mojtaba Nazari et al. 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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