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Journal of Applied Mathematics
Volume 2012, Article ID 259284, 18 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/259284
Research Article

Numerical Investigation of Nanofluid Forced Convection in Channels with Discrete Heat Sources

CAE Lab & CFD Center, Mechanical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, Iran University of Science & Technology (IUST), Tehran, Iran

Received 6 January 2012; Revised 21 January 2012; Accepted 22 January 2012

Academic Editor: M. F. El-Amin

Copyright © 2012 Payam Rahim Mashaei 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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