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Title: Complexities of Computation: A Survey Report
Authors: Jain, A. K.
Jain, Nitin Kumar
First Published: 6-Nov-2010
Presented at: International Conference on Methods and Models in Science and Technology (ICM2ST-10)
Start Date: 25-Dec-2010
End Date: 26-Dec-2010
Publisher: American Institute of Physics (AIP)
Citation: AIP Conference Proceedings 1324, 24 (2010);
Abstract: Computation of real numbers has been a challenging task for many years. Because of its unique nature of infinity, it is considered as a very good area of research. This paper tries to convey the nature of the real numbers and the difficulty to compute them i.e. to approximate the value and some respective development processes related to the real numbers. While making a general calculation the approximation can go on and on, this still doesn’t give the exact value. Computer system’s memory is finite. Goal is to approximate the real numbers but the problem arises where to stop and which basis they are subjected for approximation on.
DOI Link: 10.1063/1.3526206
ISSN: 0094-243X
eISSN: 1551-7616
Version: Publisher Version
Status: Peer-reviewed
Type: Journal Article
Rights: Creative Commons “Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives” licence CC BY-NC-ND, further details of which can be found via the following link:
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