Accession Number:

AD0604958

Title:

An Introductory Note: For the Proceedings of the Gainesville, Florida, Symposium on Monte Carlo Methods

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1955-10-24

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

The report is concerned with the Monte Carlo method as a tool of numerical analysis. The progress of the method from the late forties to the present is described. Early applications and the initial development of the sampling technique as well as the current state of the Monte Carlo method are discussed.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE