Accession Number:

ADA034480

Title:

Application of Interval Analysis to Error Control.

Descriptive Note:

Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author:

WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

We give simple examples of ways in which interval arithmetic can be used to alert instabilities in computer algorithms, roundoff error accumulation, and even the effects of hardware inadequacies. This paper is primarily tutorial. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Theoretical Mathematics
  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE