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Abstract and Applied Analysis
Volume 2014, Article ID 479136, 8 pages
Research Article

Application of Daftardar Jafari Method to First Grade MHD Squeezing Fluid Flow in a Porous Medium with Slip Boundary Condition

Department of Mathematics, National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, FAST, Peshawar Campus, Peshawar 25000, Pakistan

Received 25 March 2014; Accepted 2 June 2014; Published 18 June 2014

Academic Editor: Hossein Jafari

Copyright © 2014 Inayat Ullah 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.


In the present work, in the presence of magnetic field and with slip boundary condition, squeezing flow of a Newtonian fluid in a porous medium between two large parallel plates is investigated. The governing equations are transformed to a single nonlinear boundary value problem. Daftardar Jafari Method (DJM) is used to solve the problem in order to obtain the velocity profile of the fluid. By using residual of the problem, the validity of solution is established. The velocity profile is argued through graphs for various values of parameters.