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The calculation of e to many significant digits
Sale, AHJ (1968) The calculation of e to many significant digits. The Computer Journal, 11 (2). pp. 229-230.
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The interesting problem of accurate evaluation of the number e is discussed, and a new technique proposed which evaluates the digits of e (in any base) in sequence. The technique is easily programmed in a high-level langauage, and an Algol 60 algorithm is given.
|Keywords:||e, many digits, accurate, Algol 60|
|Journal or Publication Title:||The Computer Journal|
|Publisher:||Unwin Brothers Limited|
|Page Range:||pp. 229-230|
|Date Deposited:||30 Dec 2004|
|Last Modified:||18 Nov 2014 03:10|
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