Variational Iteration Method for Solving Partial Differential Equation arising from Modeling Heat Transfer in Human Tooth

  • A. T. Cole Federal University of Technology, Minna (+234), Nigeria
  • R. O. Olayiwola Federal University of Technology, Minna (+234), Nigeria
Keywords: VIM, Human Tooth, PDE, Mathematical Model, Heat Generation.


The paper presents the approximate analytical solution for the partial differential equation (PDE) describing heat transfer in human tooth. The equation governing the phenomenon is solved analytically using variational iteration method (VIM). The results obtained are presented graphically and discussed. It is observed from the results obtained that the temperature was significantly influenced by the parameters.


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