Computer simulation of Lévy α-stable variables and processes

  • Aleksander Weron
  • Rafal Weron
Part I: Lectures
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 457)


The aim of this paper is to demonstrate how the appropriate numerical, statistical and computer techniques can be successfully applied to the modeling of some physical systems. We propose to use a fast and accurate method of computer generation of Lévy α-stable random variates.


Computer Generation Stable Distribution Infinite Variance Random Length Random Variable Versus 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Aleksander Weron
    • 1
  • Rafal Weron
    • 1
  1. 1.The Hugo Steinhaus Center for Stochastic MethodsTechnical University of WroclawWroclawPoland

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