With all the details and none of the super-technical stuff



Random numbers sampled from a positive cosine probability distribution


Source: https://www.nature.com/articles/nmeth.3587


Image source: http://www.mbaexcel.com/excel/how-to-create-a-normally-distributed-set-of-random-numbers-in-excel/



Source: https://ecms.adelaide.edu.au/study-with-us/undergraduate/majors-and-minors/structural-engineering

Overview



A simple but subtle derivation of a fundamental result

Figure 1: Multiple Gaussians centered at zero with different standard deviations (sigma)


The quantum corral. Image courtesey of https://www.nisenet.org/catalog/scientific-image-quantum-corral-top-view.

Oscar Nieves

Systems Analyst | Software Developer | Ex-Physicist

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