IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Performance Impact of Using Denormalized Numbers in Basic Floating-point Operations

2007 41st Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers (ACSSC '07)

Author(s): A.F. Tenca ; Kyung-Nam Han ; D. Tran
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 November 2007
Conference Location: Pacific Grove, CA, USA
Conference Date: 4 November 2007
Page(s): 348 - 352
ISBN (CD): 978-1-4244-2110-7
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-2109-1
ISSN (Paper): 1058-6393
DOI: 10.1109/ACSSC.2007.4487227
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Manipulation of denormalized numbers in circuits for floating-point operations comes at a reasonable cost. IEEE standard 754 defines the use of denormalized values. They are incorporated into... View More

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