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IEEE 754 Floating Point Arithmetic Meets Its Challenger

[AnythingPopup id="6"] POSIT is knocking on the doors of IEEE 754 standard for Floating Point Arithmetic promising “honest”, accurate answers as compared to compromised, “precisely inaccurate” answers provided by the latter. A battle is brewing among numeral analysts and semiconductor engineers on whether to embrace this bold new approach or not.

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An Interview with Prof. Shalabh Bhatnagar, Winner of ACCS-CDAC Foundation Award 2017

Dr Shalabh Bhatnagar in a free-wheeling discussion with Prashanth Hebbar covers a whole range of topics under system optimization, machine learning and AI. He also has couple of words of advice to aspiring researchers. Here is an excerpt from the interview. Prof. Shalabh Bhatnagar, CSA, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, is

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