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"James Tursa" <aclassyguy_with_a_k_not_a_c@hotmail.com> wrote in message <h5sg9m$4rk$1@fred.mathworks.com>...
> 
> Do you know the following:
> - What is the exponent bias?
> - Is the actual mantissa leading bit hidden or present?
> - Is the mantissa normalized to 1 or 1/2?
> - Are there special inf and NaN bit patterns?
> 
> Once these are known, a conversion function can be written.
> 

P.S. If you can't find this info, then we can make some guesses and probably figure it out by trial and error.

James Tursa