Conversion of Mersenne Twister to double-precision floating-point numbers

@article{Harase2019ConversionOM,
  title={Conversion of Mersenne Twister to double-precision floating-point numbers},
  author={Shin Harase},
  journal={Math. Comput. Simul.},
  year={2019},
  volume={161},
  pages={76-83}
}
  • S. Harase
  • Published 20 August 2017
  • Computer Science, Mathematics
  • Math. Comput. Simul.
Abstract The 32-bit Mersenne Twister generator MT19937 is a widely used random number generator. To generate numbers with more than 32 bits in bit length, and particularly when converting into 53-bit double-precision floating-point numbers in [ 0 , 1 ) in the IEEE 754 format, the typical implementation concatenates two successive 32-bit integers and divides them by a power of 2. In this case, the 32-bit MT19937 is optimized in terms of its equidistribution properties (the so-called dimension of… 
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