In this paper, we present the study of momentum characteristics in a MHD viscous flow over a stretching sheet. First the partial differential equations of motion have been transformed to an ordinary differential equation. The analytical method called Differential Transformation Method (DTM) powered by the Pade’ approximation is applied to solve the nonlinear equation derived from MHD viscous flow over a stretching sheet, the effect of parameters variation has been investigated for two numerical cases and finally the analytical results have been compared with numerical one in a numerical case. The obtained results approve its efficiencies and capabilities beside numerical solutions achieved from Runge Kutta method.
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M. Azimi, D. Ganji and F. Abbassi, "Study on MHD Viscous Flow over a Stretching Sheet Using DTM-Pade’ Technique," Modern Mechanical Engineering, Vol. 2 No. 4, 2012, pp. 126-129. doi: 10.4236/mme.2012.24016.
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