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Mersenne Twister

Known as: Mersenne Twistor, MT19937, MT 
The Mersenne Twister is a pseudorandom number generator (PRNG). It is by far the most widely used general-purpose PRNG. Its name derives from the… Expand
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2016
2016
Marsaglia proposed xorshift generators are a class of very fast, good-quality pseudorandom number generators. Subsequent analysis… Expand
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2015
Highly Cited
2015
This paper examines two questions about scientists’ search for knowledge. First, which search strategies generate discoveries… Expand
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2009
2009
Random number generation is a very important operation in computational science e.g. in Monte Carlo simulations methods. It is… Expand
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Mersenne Twister (MT) is a widely-used fast pseudorandom number generator (PRNG) with a long period of 219937 - 1, designed 10… Expand
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2008
2008
Efficient generation of random and pseudorandom sequences is of great importance to a number of applications [4]. In this paper… Expand
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2007
2007
The problem of random number generation is important for many different tasks, particularly the simulation of physical and… Expand
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2007
2007
Pseudo random number generators have been widely used in numbers of applications, particularly simulation and cryptography. Among… Expand
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2005
2005
We propose two stream ciphers based on a non-secure pseudorandom number generator (called the mother generator). The mother… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We give new parameters for a Mersenne Twister pseudorandom number gene rator for 64-bit word machines. 
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
A new algorithm called Mersenne Twister (MT) is proposed for generating uniform pseudorandom numbers. For a particular choice of… Expand
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