AM  Vol.5 No.16 , September 2014
Compound Means and Fast Computation of Radicals
Author(s) Jan Šustek
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.

Cite this paper
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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