Mathematics of Computing -- Numerical Analysis.Ancient peoples knew techniques to carry out many numerical tasks. ... extensively in the ancient world long before it evolved into the device with beads on wires that was common in Asia until recently. ... The next key development was the invention and tabulation of logarithms by John Napier at the beginning of the 17thanbsp;...
|Title||:||Numerical Computing with IEEE Floating Point Arithmetic|
|Author||:||Michael L. Overton|
|Publisher||:||SIAM - 2001-01|