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Generating and Using Random Numbers

Dr. Himanshu Agrawal
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering Group Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani (Rajasthan), India

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Fri. July 18, 2008     2:00 PM     KGH, Shea Conference Room, Burr 1

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The importance of employing good random numbers in scientific work cannot be overemphasized. In this compilation I will present techniques of generating random and pseudo-random numbers and their distributions and discuss some key aspects of using the pseudo-random number generators in simulations and other work.

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