Special Issue "Symmetry and Fluid Mechanics"
A special issue of Symmetry (ISSN 2073-8994).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 July 2019).
Prof. Rehmat Ellahi
1: Fulbright Fellow Department of Mechanical Engineering University of California Riverside, USA; 2: Chair Professor, Center for Modeling & Computer Simulation, Research Institute, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia; 3: Ex and founder Chairman, Department of Mathematics & Statistics IIUI, Islamabad Pakistan
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Interests: Nanofluid; non-Newtonian fluid; heat and mass transfer; porosity, MHD, Peristaltic, Blood flow
This Special Issue invites you to contribute your original research work and review articles on “Symmetry and Fluid Mechanics” that either advances the state-of-the-art of mathematical methods, theoretical, or experimental studies, or extends the bounds of existing methodologies to new contributions related to the symmetry, asymmetry, and lie symmetries of differential equations proposed as mathematical models in fluid mechanics to address current challenges. We hope that this Issue will provide an overall picture and up-to-date findings to readers of the scientific community that ultimately benefit the industrial sector regarding its specific market niches and end users.
Scope: Potential topics dealing with the following subheadings are deemed suitable for publication but are not limited to
- The symmetry method, the lie group, homotopy perturbation, homotopy analysis, perturbative series, differential transform, integral transform, numerical simulations and approximate, finite element, volume and difference methods, and other new technologies;
- Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids;
- Nanofluids and particle shape effects;
- Convective heat and mass transfer;
- Steady and unsteady flow problems;
- Multiphase flow simulations;
- Fractional order differential equations;
- Physiological fluid phenomena in biological systems.
Prof. Dr. Rehmat Ellahi
Manuscript Submission Information
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