OJFD  Vol.3 No.2 , June 2013
Unsteady Incompressible Viscoelastic Flow of a Generalised Maxwell Fluid between Two Rotating Infinite Parallel Coaxial Circular Disks
Author(s) Dhiman Bose, Uma Basu
ABSTRACT

The unsteady incompressible viscous flow of a Generalised Maxwell fluid between two coaxial rotating infinite parallel circular disks is studied by using the method of integral transforms. The motion of the fluid is created by the rotation of the upper and lower circular disks with different angular velocities. A fractional calculus approach is utilized to determine the velocity profile in series form in terms of Mittag-Leffler function. The influence of the fractional as well as the material parameters on the velocity field is illustrated graphically.


Cite this paper
D. Bose and U. Basu, "Unsteady Incompressible Viscoelastic Flow of a Generalised Maxwell Fluid between Two Rotating Infinite Parallel Coaxial Circular Disks," Open Journal of Fluid Dynamics, Vol. 3 No. 2, 2013, pp. 57-63. doi: 10.4236/ojfd.2013.32008.
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