IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Comparison between Binary64 and Decimal64 Floating-Point Numbers

2013 IEEE 21st Symposium on Computer Arithmetic (ARITH)

Author(s): N. Brisebarre ; M. Mezzarobba ; J.-M Muller ; C. Lauter
Sponsor(s): IEEE Comput. Soc.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 April 2013
Conference Location: Austin, TX, USA
Conference Date: 7 April 2013
Page(s): 145 - 152
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4673-5644-2
ISSN (Paper): 1063-6889
DOI: 10.1109/ARITH.2013.23
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We introduce a software-oriented algorithm that allows one to quickly compare a binary64 floating-point (FP) number and a decimal64 FP number, assuming the "binary encoding" of the decimal formats... View More

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