Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Mathematical Problems in Engineering
Volume 2013, Article ID 148410, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/148410
Research Article

Radiation and Magnetohydrodynamics Effects on Unsteady Free Convection Flow in a Porous Medium

Department of Mathematical Sciences, Faculty of Science, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, 81310 Skudai, Malaysia

Received 21 April 2013; Revised 7 July 2013; Accepted 7 July 2013

Academic Editor: Waqar Khan

Copyright © 2013 Sami Ulhaq 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.

Linked References

  1. G. G. Stokes, “On the effect of the internal friction of fluids on the motion of pendulums,” Cambridge Philosophical Society Transactions, vol. 9, pp. 8–106, 1851. View at Google Scholar
  2. V. M. Soundalgekar, “Free convection effects on the stokes problem for an infinite vertical plate,” Journal of Heat Transfer, vol. 99, no. 3, pp. 499–501, 1977. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. A. K. Singh and N. Kumar, “Free-convection flow past an exponentially accelerated vertical plate,” Astrophysics and Space Science, vol. 98, no. 2, pp. 245–248, 1984. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. V. M. Soundalgekar, S. K. Gupta, and R. N. Aranake, “Free convection effects on MHD Stokes problem for a vertical plate,” Nuclear Engineering and Design, vol. 51, no. 3, pp. 403–407, 1979. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. B. Gebhart, Y. Jaluria, R. L. Mahajan, and B. Sammakia, Buoyancy Induced Flows and Transport, Hemisphere Publishing Corporation, New York, NY, USA, 1988.
  6. D. A. Nield and A. Bejan, Convection in Porous Media, Springer, New York, NY, USA, 2nd edition, 1999. View at Zentralblatt MATH · View at MathSciNet
  7. A. Bejan and A. D. Kraus, Eds., Heat Transfer Handbook, Wiley, New York, NY, USA, 2003.
  8. D. B. Ingham, A. Bejan, E. Mamut, and I. Pop, Eds., Emerging Technologies and Techniques in Porous Media, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, 2004.
  9. V. Rajesh and S. V. K. Varma, “Radiation effects on MHD ow through a porous medium with variable temperature or variable mass diffusion,” Journal of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 39–57, 2010. View at Google Scholar
  10. P. Chandrakala and P. N. Bhaskar, “Thermal radiation effects on MHD flow past a vertical oscillating plate,” International Journal of Applied Mechanics and Engineering, vol. 14, pp. 379–358, 2009. View at Google Scholar
  11. R. C. Chaudhary, M. C. Goyal, and A. Jain, “Free convection effects on mhd flow past an infinite vertical accelerated plate embedded in porous media with constant heat flux,” Matemáticas, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 73–82, 2009. View at Google Scholar · View at MathSciNet
  12. P. Chandrakala and P. N. Bhaskar, “Effects of heat transfer on flow past an exponentially accelerated vertical plate with uniform heat flux,” International Journal of Dynamics of Fluids, vol. 7, pp. 9–15, 2011. View at Google Scholar
  13. J. H. Spurk, Fluid Mechanics, Springer, Berlin, Germany, 1997. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at MathSciNet
  14. V. M. Soundalgekar, “Free convection effects on the oscillatory flow past an infinite, vertical, porous plate with constant suction—II,” Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, vol. 333, no. 1592, pp. 37–50, 1973. View at Google Scholar
  15. M. K. Chowdhury and M. N. Islam, “MHD free convection flow of visco-elastic fluid past an infinite vertical porous plate,” Heat and Mass Transfer/Waerme- und Stoffuebertragung, vol. 36, no. 5, pp. 439–447, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  16. C. J. Toki, “Unsteady free-convection flow on a vertical oscillating porous plate with constant heating,” Journal of Applied Mechanics, Transactions ASME, vol. 76, no. 1, pp. 1–4, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus