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A Neural Network Study of Blasius Equation

  • Halil MutukEmail author
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Abstract

In this work we applied a feed forward neural network to solve Blasius equation which is a third-order nonlinear differential equation. Blasius equation is a kind of boundary layer flow. We solved Blasius equation without reducing it into a system of first order equation. Numerical results are presented and a comparison according to some studies is made in the form of their results. Obtained results are found to be in good agreement with the given studies.

Keywords

Boundary layer problem Blasius equation Artificial neural network 

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Acknowledgements

This research did not receive any specific Grant from funding agencies in the public, commercial, or not-for-profit sectors.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Physics Department, Faculty of Arts and SciencesOndokuz Mayis UniversitySamsunTurkey

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