Art of Computer Programming 2. Seminumerical Algorithms

ISBN-10: 0201896842

ISBN-13: 9780201896848

Edition: 3rd 1998 (Revised)

Authors: Donald E. Knuth

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Donald Knuth is Professor Emeritus of the Art of Computer Programming at Stanford University, and is well-known worldwide as the creator of the Tex typesetting language. Here he presents the second volume of his guide to computer programming.
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List price: $79.99
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 1998
Publisher: Addison Wesley Professional
Publication date: 11/4/1997
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 784
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.50" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 2.794
Language: English

Random Numbers
Generating Uniform Random Numbers
The Linear Congruential Method
Other Methods
Statistical Tests
General Test Procedures for Studying Random Data
Empirical Tests
Theoretical Tests
The Spectral Test
Other Types of Random Quantities
Numerical Distributions
Random Sampling and Shuffling
What Is a Random Sequence?
Positional Number Systems
Floating Point Arithmetic
Single-Precision Calculations
Accuracy of Floating Point Arithmetic
Double-Precision Calculations
Distribution of Floating Point Numbers
Multiple Precision Arithmetic
The Classical Algorithms
Modular Arithmetic
How Fast Can We Multiply?
Radix Conversion
Rational Arithmetic
The Greatest Common Divisor
Analysis of Euclid's Algorithm
Factoring into Primes
Polynomial Arithmetic
Division of Polynomials
Factorization of Polynomials
Evaluation of Powers
Evaluation of Polynomials
Manipulation of Power Series
Answers to Exercises
Tables of Numerical Quantities
Fundamental Constants (decimal)
Fundamental Constants (octal)
Harmonic Numbers, Bernoulli Numbers, Fibonacci Numbers
Index to Notations
Index and Glossary. 0201896842T03062003
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