Simulating normal random numbers in Python

Oscar Nieves
5 min readJul 29, 2021

Using the Box-Muller method

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In my previous Medium story: I discussed how to simulate random numbers in Python by using a little mathematical method known as “the inverse sampling theorem”. In it, I demonstrated how using nothing but uniformly distributed random numbers in the interval [0, 1] we could produce a set…

Oscar Nieves

I write stories about applied math, physics and engineering.