### Heat Transfer in MHD Squeezing Flow using Brinkman Model

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This study investigates squeezing flow of viscous incompressible fluid in a highly permeable medium between 2 parallel, permeable, unsteadily rotating plates in the presence of a magnetic field and radiation. The plates at time *t ^{*}* are separated by a distance

*H*(1-

*at*)

^{*}^{1/2}. Using a similarity transformation, the governing equations have been transformed into a system of non-linear ordinary differential equations. The resulting equations have been solved numerically by a shooting method. Graphs are presented to depict the temperature and heat transfer profiles. The results show a decline in the temperature profiles under the effect of enhanced radiation.

doi:10.14456/WJST.2014.68

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