Artifact Details

Title

Floating-point arithmetic

Document Titles

Basic digit sets for radix representation

Document Titles

Criterion for termination of radix conversion, A

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Floating scale base conversion

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How to print floating-point numbers accurately

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Program for testing IEEE decimal-binary conversion, A

Document Titles

Rational arithmetic for mini-computers

Catalog Number

102773578

Type

Text

Date

1972-1991

Author

White, Jon L.; Horn, Berthold Klaus Paul; Paxson, Vern; Mealy, George H.; Steele, Guy L.; Matula, David W.

Publisher

Harvard University. Center for Research in Computer Technology; Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Artificial Intelligence Laboratory; Southern Methodist University. Department of Computer Science

Description

This folder contains material related to floating-point arithmetic, including handwritten notes and algorithms, technical papers and reports by White and others, a draft proposal for standardization of binary floating-point arithmetic, and photocopies of text from "The Classical Algorithms."

Category

Technical Paper or Note; Standards; Notebooks; Article; Technical Report; Correspondence

Collection Title

Jon L. White collection on Common Lisp

Series Title

Object-oriented programming, artificial intelligence, and other records

Credit

Gift of Jon L. White

Lot Number

X6823.2013