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##### Unsteady Rayleigh-Bénard Convection of Nanoliquids in Enclosures

**Authors:**
P. G. Siddheshwar,
B. N. Veena

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
Enclosures,
free-free,
rigid-rigid and rigid-free boundaries,
Ginzburg-Landau model,
Lorenz model.

**Digital Object Identifier (DOI):**
doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1130533

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