Category : C Source Code
Archive   : CSRC2.ZIP
Filename : EXP.C

Output of file : EXP.C contained in archive : CSRC2.ZIP
exp returns exponential of floating point argument

the coefficients are #1069 from Hart and Cheney. (22.35D)

static double p0 = 0.2080384346694663001443843411e7;
static double p1 = 0.3028697169744036299076048876e5;
static double p2 = 0.6061485330061080804165584556e2;
static double q0 = 0.6002720360238832528230907598e7;
static double q1 = 0.3277251518082914423057964422e6;
static double q2 = 0.1749287689093076403844945335e4;
static double log2e = 1.4426950408889634073599247;
static double sqrt2 = 1.4142135623730950488016887;

double exp(arg)

double arg;
double fract;
double temp1,temp2,xsq;
int ent;
extern double floor();
extern double ldexp();
extern double itof();

if (arg == 0.0) return(1.0);
if (arg < -10000.0) return(0.0);
if (arg > 10000.0) return(.99999999e35);

arg = arg*log2e;
ent = ftoi(floor(arg));
fract = (arg-itof(ent))-0.5;
xsq = fract*fract;
temp1 = ((p2*xsq+p1)*xsq+p0)*fract;
temp2 = ((xsq+q2)*xsq+q1)*xsq+q0;

  3 Responses to “Category : C Source Code
Archive   : CSRC2.ZIP
Filename : EXP.C

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