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Edward Sang’s computation of the logarithms of integers

Denis Roegel 1, 2
1 MOSEL - Proof-oriented development of computer-based systems
LORIA - FM - Department of Formal Methods
2 VERIDIS - Modeling and Verification of Distributed Algorithms and Systems
MPII - Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik, Inria Nancy - Grand Est, LORIA - FM - Department of Formal Methods
Abstract : This document describes the methods used by Edward Sang (1805-1890) for the computation of the logarithms of integers. These methods were used to compute a table of 15 place logarithms from 100000 to 370000.
Keywords : Edward Sang logarithms
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Denis Roegel. Edward Sang’s computation of the logarithms of integers. [Research Report] LORIA (Université de Lorraine, CNRS, INRIA). 2020. ⟨hal-03106575⟩

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