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Mathematical Problems in Engineering
Volume 2013, Article ID 630798, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/630798
Research Article

Entropy Generation Analysis in a Variable Viscosity MHD Channel Flow with Permeable Walls and Convective Heating

1Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Polytechnic of Namibia, Namibia’s University of Science and Technology, Private Bag 13388, 13 Storch Street, Windhoek, Namibia
2Institute for Advanced Research in Mathematical Modelling and Computation, Cape Peninsula University of Technology, P.O. Box 1906, Bellville 7535, South Africa

Received 18 February 2013; Revised 6 April 2013; Accepted 13 April 2013

Academic Editor: Tirivanhu Chinyoka

Copyright © 2013 A. S. Eegunjobi and O. D. Makinde. 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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