# Similarity Solution of Forced Convection Flow of Powell-Eyring & Prandtl-Eyring Fluids by Group-Theoretic Method

## Authors

• Hemangini Shukla Department of Mathematics, Government Engg. College, Gandhinagar-382028, Gujarat, India
• Jayshri Patel Department of Mathematics, Smt S.R. PatelEngg.College, Dabhi-Unjha-384170, Gujarat, India
• Hema C. Surati Department of Mathematics, Sarvajanik College of Engg.& Technology, Surat-395001, Gujarat, India
• Manisha Patel Department of Mathematics, Sarvajanik College of Engg.& Technology, Surat-395001, Gujarat, India
• M.G. Timol Department of Mathematics, Veer Narmad South Gujarat University, Magdalla Road, Surat-395007, Gujarat, India

## Keywords:

Non-Newtonian fluid, Generalized group theoretic method, Powell-Eyringmodel, Prandtl-Eyring model, Forced convection.

## Abstract

Generalized one parameter group theoretical method is applied to study Powell-Eyring and Prandtl-Eyring fluid models for heat transfer in forced convection boundary layer flow. The velocity and the temperature variations for two dimensional steady incompressible, laminar forced convection flow of both fluid modelspast a flat plate is considered. Velocity and temperature variation for different values offluid index and physical parameter A,B,α,β and Pr are presented graphically. Also, comparison for both fluid models is done graphically.

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2019-05-02

## How to Cite

Hemangini Shukla, Jayshri Patel, Hema C. Surati, Manisha Patel, and M.G. Timol. 2019. “Similarity Solution of Forced Convection Flow of Powell-Eyring &Amp; Prandtl-Eyring Fluids by Group-Theoretic Method”. Mathematical Journal of Interdisciplinary Sciences 5 (2):151-65. https://doi.org/10.15415/mjis.2017.52012.

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