Transport in Porous Media

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Flow Adjacent to a Stretching Permeable Sheet in a Darcy–Brinkman Porous Medium

  • Asterios PantokratorasEmail author


In this article, we extend the work of Chakrabarti and Gupta (1979, Quart. Appl. Math., Vol. 37, pp. 73–78), and the work of Pop and Na (1998, Mechanics Research Communications, Vol. 25, pp. 263–269) to a Darcy–Brinkman porous medium.


Stretching sheet Suction Injection Porous medium 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of EngineeringDemocritus University of ThraceXanthiGreece

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