Linear Congruent Random Number Generator Model
written by
Wolfgang Christian
The Linear Congruent Number Generator Model generates a sequence of integers x[i] over the interval [0, m-1] by the recurrence relation
x[i+1] = (a*x[i]+c) mod m where the modulus m is greater than zero, the multiplier a is greater than zero and less than m, and the increment c is greater than zero and less than m. All numbers are integers and all arithmetic is integer arithmetic. The initial value x[0] is known as the seed. The Linear Congruent Number Generator Model was created using the Easy Java Simulations (EJS) modeling tool. It is distributed as a ready-to-run (compiled) Java archive. Double clicking the ejs_math_RandomLCG.jar file will run the program if Java is installed. Please note that this resource requires at least version 1.5 of Java.
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<a href="https://www.compadre.org/portal/items/detail.cfm?ID=8892">Christian, Wolfgang. "Linear Congruent Random Number Generator Model." Version 1.0.</a>
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W. Christian, Computer Program LINEAR CONGRUENT RANDOM NUMBER GENERATOR MODEL, Version 1.0 (2008), WWW Document, (https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=8892&DocID=1194).
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Christian, W. (2008). Linear Congruent Random Number Generator Model (Version 1.0) [Computer software]. Retrieved May 21, 2018, from https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=8892&DocID=1194
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Christian, Wolfgang. "Linear Congruent Random Number Generator Model." Version 1.0. https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=8892&DocID=1194 (accessed 21 May 2018).
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Christian, Wolfgang. Linear Congruent Random Number Generator Model. Vers. 1.0. Computer software. 2008. Java 1.5. 21 May 2018 <https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=8892&DocID=1194>.
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@misc{
Author = "Wolfgang Christian",
Title = {Linear Congruent Random Number Generator Model},
Month = {December},
Year = {2008}
}
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