Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 196)
An LSI Random Number Generator (RNG)
This paper describes a CMOS digital LSI device which generates a random bit stream based on the frequency instability of a free running oscillator. The output of the device is a truly random binary number; not pseudo random.
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