A fast procedure for generating normal random variables

@article{Marsaglia1964AFP,
  title={A fast procedure for generating normal random variables},
  author={George Marsaglia and M. Donald MacLaren and T. A. Bray},
  journal={Commun. ACM},
  year={1964},
  volume={7},
  pages={4-10}
}
A technique for generating normally distributed random numbers is described. It is faster than those currently in general use and is readily applicable to both binary and decimal computers. 

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