Spectral Quasi-linearization for MHD Nanofluid Stagnation Boundary Layer Flow due to a Stretching/Shrinking Surface

Document Type : Research Paper


1 Department of Mathematics, Brainware University, 398 Ramkrishnapur Road, Barasat, North 24 Parganas, Kolkata, West Bengal 700125, India

2 Durgapur Institute of Advanced Technology and Management, Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, B.Tech 3rd year, Department of Chemical Engineering, West Bengal 713212, India


This article concentrates on the effect of MHD heat mass transfer on the stagnation point nanofluid flow over a stretching or shrinking sheet with homogeneous-heterogeneous reactions. The flow analysis is disclosed in the neighborhood of stagnation point. Features of heat transport are characterized with Newtonian heating. The homogeneous-heterogeneous chemical reaction between the fluid and diffusing species is included in the mass diffusion equation. The MHD stagnation boundary layer flow is explored in the presence of heat generation/absorption. Numerical convergent solutions are computed via the spectral quasi-linearization method (SQLM). The physical aspects of different parameters are discussed through graphs. 


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