Pi - Unleashed

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Springer Science & Business Media, Dec 6, 2012 - Computers - 270 pages
In the 4,000-year history of research into Pi, results have never been as prolific as present. This book describes, in easy-to-understand language, the latest and most fascinating findings of mathematicians and computer scientists in the field of Pi. Attention is focused on new methods of high-speed computation.
 

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Contents

The State of Pi Art
7
Approximations for T and Continued Fractions
52
15
57
Arcus Tangens
70
The Borweins and T
114
Arithmetic 131
132
Computations with extreme precision
250
Precision and radix
251
Compiling running the Texamplecode
253
Organisation of the files
254
Distribution policy no warranty
255
Bibliography 257
256
Index
265
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