Software for Random Number Generation

  • James E. Gentle
Part of the Statistics and Computing book series (SCO)


Random number generators are widely available in a variety of software packages. As Park and Miller (1988) state, however, “good ones are hard to find”.


Random Number Generator Monte Carlo Study Code Fragment Fortran Subroutine Generate Order Statistic 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • James E. Gentle
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  1. 1.Institute for Computational Sciences and InformaticsGeorge Mason UniversityFairfaxUSA

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