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Random numbers and computers

Author: Ronald T Kneusel
Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Springer, [2018]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book covers pseudorandom number generation algorithms, evaluation techniques, and offers practical advice and code examples. Random Numbers and Computers is an essential introduction or refresher on pseudorandom numbers in computer science. The first comprehensive book on the topic, readers are provided with a practical introduction to the techniques of pseudorandom number generation, including how the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Printed edition:
(OCoLC)1022773575
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald T Kneusel
ISBN: 9783319776972 3319776975 9783319776989 3319776983 9783030085162 3030085163
OCLC Number: 1034555420
Description: 1 online resource (XVI, 260 pages) : 42 illustrations, 27 illustrations in color
Contents: 1 Random and Pseudorandom Sequences --
2 Generating Uniform Random Numbers --
3 Generating Nonuniform Random Numbers --
4 Testing Pseudorandom Generators --
5 Parallel Random Number Generators --
6 Cryptographically Secure Pseudorandom Number Generators --
7 Other Random Sequences.
Responsibility: Ronald T. Kneusel.

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