Poisson Random Variate

Poisson Random Variate

A Poisson(μ) random variable X takes on the values 0, 1, ... with the point probability distribution
f(x) =
μ x e / x! for x = 0, 1, ...

Function List

  • int Poisson_Random_Variate( double mu )

    This function returns X where X is the Poisson(mu) random variate described above.

Source Code

C source code is available for this routine: