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Mersenne Twister

Date written:Jan, 1998
Authors:Makoto Matsumoto, Takuji Nishimura
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Compared to the standard implementation of rand() the MT can be made 4 times faster and are many times better, meaning higher degree of randomness and longer period for the returned numbers. The algorithm is free to use commercially.

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