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Matsumoto Makoto
Professor
Affiliation Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering
Discipline Algebra
Academic Degrees Kyoto University Ph.D.
The University of Tokyo Master of Science
The University of Tokyo Doctor of Engineering
Research Fields Mathematical and physical sciences; Mathematics; Foundations of mathematics / Applied mathematics
Research Keywords random numbers / fundamental group
Comments Pure math and its practical applications. In many fields, "random numbers" are core in the algorithm. We designed "Mersenne Twister", which is an algorithm generating almost random numbers quickly. Its design is based on pure algebra. The algorithm is now used world wide.
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Mathematics
SDGs 9 Industry, innovation, infrastructure
Educational Programs [Bachelor Degree Program] School of Science : Mathematics : Mathematics
[Master's Program] Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering : Division of Advanced Science and Engineering : Mathematics Program
[Doctoral Program] Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering : Division of Advanced Science and Engineering : Mathematics Program
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