# Starting with an energy balance on the volume element, obtain the steady three-dimensional finite difference equation for a general interior

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Starting with an energy balance on the volume element, obtain the steady three-dimensional finite difference equation for a general interior node in rectangular coordinates for T(x, y, z) for the case of constant thermal conductivity and uniform heat generation.

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## Heat And Mass Transfer Fundamentals And Applications

**ISBN:** 9780073398181

5th Edition

**Authors:** Yunus Cengel, Afshin Ghajar

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**5**- NUMERICAL METHODS IN HEAT CONDUCTIONSection: Problems

Problem: 131

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