multiplicative congruential generator

multiplicative congruential generator

[‚məl·tə¦plik·əd·iv ‚kän‚grü′en·chəl ′jen·ə‚rād·ər]
(computer science)
A congruential generator in which the constant b in the generating formula is equal to zero.
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Among the "good" random number generators currently available, the simplest ones are the so-called multiplicative congruential generators [11].
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