Optimization: principles and algorithms, by Michel Bierlaire
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machineEpsilon.m File Reference

Algorithm 7.1: calculation of the machine epsilon. More...

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Functions

function machineEpsilon ()
 Calculate the machine epsilon in single and double precision. More...
 

Detailed Description

Algorithm 7.1: calculation of the machine epsilon.

Implementation of algorithm 7.2 of [1]

Author
Michel Bierlaire
Date
Fri Mar 20 10:27:04 2015

Definition in file machineEpsilon.m.

Function Documentation

function machineEpsilon ( )

Calculate the machine epsilon in single and double precision.

Note
Tested with runMachineEpsilon.m
Returns
epss: single precision
epsd: double precision
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