Accession Number : AD0725091

Title :   Accurate Conversion Between Number Bases.

Descriptive Note : Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Yohe,J. M.

Report Date : OCT 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 27

Abstract : The author presents and proves algorithms for taking a number expressed in base gamma and finding, for a predetermined floating point representation in base beta, its least upper bound, greatest lower bound, and closest approximation. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NUMBER THEORY, *COMPUTER PROGRAMMING), BINARY ARITHMETIC, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, ALGORITHMS

Subject Categories : Theoretical Mathematics
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE