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Floating Point Operand Alignment

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000045415D
Original Publication Date: 1983-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-07

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Finney, DW Suarez, GA [+details]

Abstract

Circuitry is described for aligning two operands for a floating point add or subtract operation more efficiently and using as few microwords as possible.