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Lecture 6

  • Eugene E. Tyrtyshnikov

Abstract

There are only finite many numbers in a computer. These are the so-called floating-point numbers:
$$ a = \pm \left( {\frac{{d_1 }} {p} + \frac{{d_2 }} {{p^2 }} + ... + \frac{{d_t }} {{p^t }}} \right) \cdot p^\alpha . $$

Keywords

Recursive Formula Compute Solution Lower Triangular Matrix Computer Arithmetic Substitution Method 
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References

  1. 2.
    G. E. Forsythe, M. A. Malcolm, and C. B. Moler. Computer Methods for Mathematical Computations. Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1977.MATHGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Eugene E. Tyrtyshnikov
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Numerical MathematicsRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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