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Monte Carlo method

a computer trial or study which uses random numbers in the simulation and analysis of complex relationships and events.
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The book is based mainly on ten years of research by Rubinstein and his collaborators on efficient Monte Carlo methods for estimating rare-event probabilities, counting problems, and combinatorial optimization.
More broadly, Monte Carlo methods are useful for modeling problems with significant uncertainty in inputs, such as optimization.
Because Monte Carlo methods use repetitive algorithms and a large hum her of calculations, they are best suited for computerized simulations.
ABLCC is completed by employing Monte Carlo methods, which are used to model liability and contingent costs and "costs that arise due to noncompliance and potential future liabilities.
Moreover, since spreadsheet software is widely available, students are more likely to later use their knowledge of spreadsheets and Monte Carlo methods in a work environment.
She is interested in the applications of probability modeling and Monte Carlo methods to material science.
As an example, the authors critically review a 1994 article by Grinberg-Zylberbaum, Delaflor, Attie, and Goswami claiming significant correlation between the EEGs of isolated participants; however, using uncorrelated EEG data from one of our previous studies and Monte Carlo methods to model the true null hypothesis, the authors compute a nonsignificant difference (z=1.
XVII) Applications of dynamic Monte Carlo methods to polymeric hydrocarbons.
The uncertainty about how subtle, hidden patterns among digits spewed out by various random-number generators may influence simulation results presents researchers using so-called Monte Carlo methods with a serious dilemma, especially when the answer is not known.
Some of the more common OR techniques are linear programming and formulations with trendy names like probability theory, queuing theory, Monte Carlo Methods and game theory (which is frequently referred to as simulation).
Liu's pioneering work in genetic research, on Monte Carlo methods for integration and optimization in complex systems, and on statistical applications in health care, finance, and engineering has had a broad impact on the theoretical understanding and practical application of statistics.
Over two-thirds of those surveyed expect to completely re-engineer their end-to-end reporting processes, a majority expect increased investment in automation and supporting technology and nearly half expect to make greater use of advanced capital modelling techniques such as Least-squares Monte Carlo methods.
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