Effect of Inclined Magnetic Field on Peristaltic Flow of Carreau Fluid through Porous Medium in an Inclined Tapered Asymmetric Channel


  • Tamara Sh. Ahmed Collage of Education for Pure Science (Ibn al Haitham), University of Baghdad.




Peristaltic transport, Magnetic field, Heat transfer, non-Slip effects, Porous medium, inclined tapered asymmetric channel.


During this article, we have a tendency to show the peristaltic activity of magnetohydrodynamics flow of carreau fluid with heat transfer influence in an inclined tapered asymmetric channel through porous medium by exploitation the influence of non-slip boundary conditions. The tapered asymmetric channel is often created because of the intrauterine fluid flow induced by myometrial contraction and it had been simulated by asymmetric peristaltic fluid flow in an exceedingly two dimensional infinite non uniform channel, this fluid is known as hereby carreau fluid, conjointly we are able to say that one amongst carreau's applications is that the blood flow within the body of human. Industrial field, silicon oil is an example of carreau fluid. By exploitation, the perturbation technique for little values of weissenberg number, the nonlinear governing equations in the two-dimensional Cartesian coordinate system is resolved under the assumptions of long wavelength and low Reynolds number. The expressions of stream function, temperature distribution, the coefficient of heat transfer, frictional forces at the walls of the channel, pressure gradient are calculated. The effectiveness of interesting parameters on the inflow has been colluded and studied.


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T. S. Ahmed, “Effect of Inclined Magnetic Field on Peristaltic Flow of Carreau Fluid through Porous Medium in an Inclined Tapered Asymmetric Channel”, Al-Mustansiriyah Journal of Science, vol. 29, no. 3, pp. 94–105, Mar. 2019, doi: 10.23851/mjs.v29i3.641.

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