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Ultra-Arithmetic

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000049498D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-09

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Epstein, C Miranker, WL Rivlin, TJ [+details]

Abstract

An embodiment of algorithms for calculus operations (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, differentiation and integration) for data types corresponding to functions is disclosed herein. Utilizing these algorithms, a digital computer is able to perform all calculus operations on functions just as at present such computers can perform all arithmetic operations on the numbers.