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Published

Author(s)

Isabel M. Beichl, F Sullivan

Abstract

This is a tutorial article on the alias method which we use to sample from the Poisson distribution quickly.
Citation
IEEE Computing in Science and Engineering
Volume
1
Issue
No. 4

Keywords

algorithms, discrete distribution, Poisson, probability, sampling

Citation

Beichl, I. and Sullivan, F. (1999), Pay Me Now or Pay Me Later, IEEE Computing in Science and Engineering (Accessed April 15, 2024)
Created August 1, 1999, Updated February 17, 2017