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Exponent Equate And Magnitude Comparison of Floating Point Numbers

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000041209D
Original Publication Date: 1987-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-02

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Wyatt, VD [+details]

Abstract

A technique is described whereby computer logic architecture is provided to reduce the time required in the determination of equal exponent of operands and the magnitude of the exponent.