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Numerical computing with IEEE floating point arithmetic : including one theorem, one rule of thumb, and one hundred and one exercises

Author: Michael L Overton
Publisher: Philadelphia, Pa. : Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, ©2001
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This title provides an easily accessible yet detailed discussion of IEEE Std 754-1985, arguably the most important standard in the computer industry. The result of an unprecedented cooperation between academic computer scientists and the cutting edge of industry, it is supported by virtually every modern computer. Other topics include the floating point architecture of the Intel microprocessors and a discussion of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael L Overton
ISBN: 0898718074 9780898718072
OCLC Number: 1058480229
Language Note: English.
Notes: Title from title screen.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. The real numbers --
3. Computer representation of numbers --
4. IEEE floating point representation --
5. Rounding --
6. Correctly rounded floating point operations --
7. Exceptions --
8. The Intel microprocessors --
9. Programming languages --
10. Floating point in C --
11. Cancellation --
12. Conditioning of problems --
13. Stability of algorithms --
14. Conclusion.
Responsibility: Michael L. Overton.

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This title provides an easily accessible yet detailed discussion of IEEE Std 754-1985, arguably the most important standard in the computer industry. The result of an unprecedented cooperation between academic computer scientists and the cutting edge of industry, it is supported by virtually every modern computer. Other topics include the floating point architecture of the Intel microprocessors and a discussion of programming language support for the standard.

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