A New Representation for Decimal Numbers

  title={A New Representation for Decimal Numbers},
  author={C. Yuen},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Computers},
  • C. Yuen
  • Published 1977
  • Mathematics, Computer Science
  • IEEE Transactions on Computers
A new representation for decimal numbers is proposed. It uses a mixture of positive and negative radixes to ensure that the maximum value of a four bit decimal digit is 9. This eliminates the more complex carry generation process required in BCD addition. 

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