Astrophysics and Space Science

, Volume 136, Issue 1, pp 187–190 | Cite as

Rarefied gas flow near an asymmetric plane stagnation point

  • A. Raptis
  • H. S. Takhar
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A study of the flow of a rarefied gas near an asymmetric plane stagnation point is considered. The solution of the problem is obtained numerically.


Stagnation Point Plane Stagnation Asymmetric Plane Plane Stagnation Point 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Raptis
    • 1
  • H. S. Takhar
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of IoanninaIoanninaGreece
  2. 2.Department of EngineeringUniversity of ManchesterEngland

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