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Rounding Errors in Algebraic Processes

Rounding Errors in Algebraic Processes by James H. Wilkinson
Notes on Applied Science No. 32
Department of Scientific and Industrial Research
Hardback: 161 pages
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0486679993
ISBN-13: 978-0486679990

Product Description
Elementary introduction to problem of cumulative effect of rounding errors in a very large number of arithmetical calculations—particularly applicable to computer operations. Simple representative analyses illustrate techniques. Topics include fundamental arithmetic operations, computations involving polynomials and matrix computations. Results deal exclusively with digital computers but are equally applicable to desk calculators.


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