Compound Means and Fast Computation of Radicals

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In last decades, several algorithms were developed for fast evaluation of some elementary functions with very large arguments, for example for multiplication of million-digit integers. The present paper introduces a new fast iterative method for computing values  with high accuracy, for fixed  and . The method is based on compound means and Padé approximations.

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Šustek, J. (2014) Compound Means and Fast Computation of Radicals. Applied Mathematics, 5, 2493-2517. doi: 10.4236/am.2014.516241.

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