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A Portable Implementation of RANLUX++

  title={A Portable Implementation of RANLUX++},
  author={Jonas Hahnfeld and L. Moneta},
High energy physics has a constant demand for random number generators (RNGs) with high statistical quality. In this paper, we present ROOT’s implementation of the RANLUX++ generator. We discuss the choice of relying only on standard C++ for portability reasons. Building on an initial implementation, we describe a set of optimizations to increase generator speed. This allows to reach performance very close to the original assembler version. We test our implementation on an Apple M1 and Nvidia… Expand

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