Note on similarity solutions for viscous flow over an impermeable and non-linearly (quadratic) stretching sheet
Kelson, Neil A. (2011) Note on similarity solutions for viscous flow over an impermeable and non-linearly (quadratic) stretching sheet. International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics, 46(8), pp. 1090-1091.
Similarity solutions for flow over an impermeable, non-linearly (quadratic) stretching sheet were studied recently by Raptis and Perdikis (Int. J. Non-linear Mech. 41 (2006) 527–529) using a stream function of the form ψ=αxf(η)+βx2g(η). A fundamental error in their problem formulation is pointed out. On correction, it is shown that similarity solutions do not exist for this choice of ψ
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||similarity solutions, non-linearly streching sheet|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES (010000) > APPLIED MATHEMATICS (010200) > Applied Mathematics not elsewhere classified (010299)|
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > INTERDISCIPLINARY ENGINEERING (091500) > Fluidisation and Fluid Mechanics (091504)
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Division of Technology, Information and Learning Support|
Current > Research Centres > High Performance Computing and Research Support
|Deposited On:||12 Apr 2011 08:43|
|Last Modified:||12 Dec 2011 15:51|
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