Entropy Generation on MHD Blood Flow of Nanofluid Due to Peristaltic Waves
AbstractThis present study describes the entropy generation on magnetohydrodynamic (MHD) blood flow of a nanofluid induced by peristaltic waves. The governing equation of continuity, equation of motion, nano-particle and entropy equations are solved by neglecting the inertial forces and taking long wavelength approximation. The resulting highly non-linear coupled partial differential equation has been solved analytically with the help of perturbation method. Mathematical and graphical results of all the physical parameters for velocity, concentration, temperature, and entropy are also presented. Numerical computation has been used to evaluate the expression for the pressure rise and friction forces. Currently, magnetohydrodynamics is applicable in pumping the fluids for pulsating and non-pulsating continuous flows in different microchannel designs and it also very helpful to control the flow. View Full-Text
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Rashidi, M.M.; Bhatti, M.M.; Abbas, M.A.; Ali, M.E.-S. Entropy Generation on MHD Blood Flow of Nanofluid Due to Peristaltic Waves. Entropy 2016, 18, 117.
Rashidi MM, Bhatti MM, Abbas MA, Ali ME-S. Entropy Generation on MHD Blood Flow of Nanofluid Due to Peristaltic Waves. Entropy. 2016; 18(4):117.Chicago/Turabian Style
Rashidi, Mohammad M.; Bhatti, Muhammad M.; Abbas, Munawwar A.; Ali, Mohamed E.-S. 2016. "Entropy Generation on MHD Blood Flow of Nanofluid Due to Peristaltic Waves." Entropy 18, no. 4: 117.
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