A new approximate iteration solution of Blasius equation. (English) Zbl 0928.34012

Summary: An approximate analytic solution to the Blasius equation is obtained by a parameter iteration method. The comparison with Howarth’s numerical solution shows that the accuracy of the proposed method is higher than other approximate methods. Further, the author provides a numerical iteration scheme which is simple, efficient and practical.


34A45 Theoretical approximation of solutions to ordinary differential equations
34A34 Nonlinear ordinary differential equations and systems
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