Astrophysics and Space Science

, Volume 90, Issue 1, pp 153–159 | Cite as

A self-similar flow of self-gravitating gas behind a shock wave with radiation heat flux, I

  • J. B. Singh
  • P. R. Vishwakarma


Self-similar flows of self-gravitating gas behind the spherical shock wave propagating in a non-uniform atmosphere at rest, taking radiation heat flux into consideration, are investigated. The total energy of the wave is non-constant and can be made to vary slowly with time.


Radiation Atmosphere Heat Flux Shock Wave Total Energy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. B. Singh
    • 1
  • P. R. Vishwakarma
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsS.G.R. Postgraduate CollegeJaunpurIndia

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