# A New Approach to Polynomial-Time Generation of Random Points in Convex Bodies

@article{Bubley1996ANA, title={A New Approach to Polynomial-Time Generation of Random Points in Convex Bodies}, author={Russ Bubley and Martin E. Dyer and Mark Jerrum}, journal={Random Structures and Algorithms}, year={1996} }

In this paper we describe a new method for proving the polynomial-time convergence of an algorithm for sampling (almost) uniformly at random from a convex body in high dimension. Previous approaches have been based on estimating conductance via isoperimetric inequalities. We show that a conceptually simpler coupling argument can be used to give a similar result.

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