Table 1: Comparison of for various values of at , between analytical solutions obtained by homotopy analysis method and finite element method in the present work in the absence of heat and mass transfer.

Mahapatra et al. [38]Present results
Analytical results

0.0 2.0175 2.01753
0.5 2.1363 2.136374
1.0 2.2491 2.249134
1.5 2.3567 2.356684
2.0 2.4597 2.459658
3.0 2.6540 2.65378
5.0 3.0058 3.00392