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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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Any random number generator should be tested for randomness.
Hasegawa, "Using a low-cost electroencephalogram (EEG) directly as random number generator," in Proceedings of the 3rd IIAI International Conference on Advanced Applied Informatics, IIAI-AAI 2014, pp.
Therefore we decided to test experimentally similar memory effects in the low intensity (single photon) regime, which was made possible by the development of quantum random number generators (QRNG) active in the low intensity (discrete counting) regime in situ in our labs and based on the random character of time delays between clicks collected with a single photon avalanche detector at the output of an attenuated laser source.
Stison, "Aprovably secure true random number generator with built-in tolerance to active attacks", IEEE Transaction on Computers, vol.
Whitewood's quantum random number generator device for encryption is planned to hit the market in Q2 2015.
Chaos-based cryptography is widely investigated in recent years, especially in the field of random number generators. The paper describes a novel pseudo-random bit generator (PRBG) based on chaotic logistic maps.
While no random number generator is perfect, some generators were viewed as more predictable than others.
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Random Number Generator. We reused the public advanced encryption standard (AES) cryptographic algorithm to achieve a NIST-recommended secure random number generator [12] with Verilog HDL.
And the chip gets what IBM calls a "true" random number generator. Random numbers are required for security operations, and IBM says its new number generator can stymie any hackers who try to predict what the next number will be.
In addition to the universal control of different production Levels, PMP Track & Trace also offers individual reports and audit functions as well as an integrated random number generator for unique product ID codes.