# MIXED CONVECTION FLOW AND HEAT TRANSFER IN FERROMAGNETIC FLUID OVER A STRETCHING SHEET WITH PARTIAL SLIP EFFECTS

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## Abstract

Two-dimensional steady boundary layer mixed convection flow and heat transfer in ferromagnetic fluid over a stretching sheet is investigated. Velocity slip is taken into account. The governing partial differential equations are first transformed into the non-linear ordinary coupled differential equation using a similarity transformation and then solved numerically by Runge-Kutta-Fehlberg method. The role of local skin friction, heat transfer rate, ferromagnetic-interaction parameter, slip parameter and the buoyancy parameter on velocity and temperature profiles inside the boundary layers are examined through tables and graphically. Finally a comparison is also made with the existing literature and found in good agreement.

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**Thermal Science**, [S.l.], mar. 2017. ISSN 2334-7163. Available at: <http://thermal-science.tech/journal/index.php/thsci/article/view/2360>. Date accessed: 20 feb. 2018. doi: https://doi.org/10.2298/TSCI160610268Z.

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