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Random-Number Generator

Any machine or activity that produces a series of numbers with no pattern. A random number generator may be simple, such as rolling dice or flipping a coin. Many others are complex computers. Random number generators are used in gambling, particularly in slots and lotteries.
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An Implementation of the Lattice and Spectral Tests for Multiple Recursive Linear Random Number Generators.
Multiplicative congruential random number generators of the form [s.
If the value of c is taken to be zero, the resulting generator is called a multiplicative linear congruential random number generator (MLCG).
Two Fast Implementations of the "Minimal Standard" Random Number Generator.
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Random number generator based on unpredictable chaotic functions.
Characteristic analysis of a chaotic random number generator using piece-wise-linear map.
A non-linear congruential pseudo random number generator.
Chaos-based true random number generator using image, in: IEEE International Conference on Computer Science and Service System (CSSS), Nanjing, China, pp.
To examine these influences, we ran some algorithms with ten different initial seeds for the random number generator.
Multilevel Bisection: Here the random number generator should influence the coarsening phase, the low-level partition and the refinement phase.
For each combination of algorithm, graph and number of parts we compute the ratio between the largest and smallest cutsize we achieved with different random number generator seeds.