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Random Walker In Python

I attempt to code basic 2-D random walker. But what is Random Walker.

  • What is a Random Walk?

A random walk is a mathematical object, known as a stochastic or random process, that describes a path that consists of a succession of random steps on some mathematical space such as the integers. 305 more words

Coding Is Fun!!

Introducing Markov Chains

This post continues the discussion of the previous two posts – the previous post that looks at random walks informally through graphs and the previous post… 1,681 more words

Markov Chain

Playing with Space Partitioning

In this post, I’ll talk about how I came up with the idea for a short project I did over the weekend called Shards:

Inspiration: 1,037 more words

Programming

More on random walks

This post continues the discussion of the previous post on random walks. The previous post looks at random walks graphically. This post introduces the notion of random walks more formally. 1,526 more words

Markov Chain

A walk down Random Lane

A stochastic process is a sequence of random variables . Since the random variables are indexed by the integers, this is a discrete stochastic process. The integers in the subscripts can also be interpreted as time. 1,407 more words

Markov Chain

Bilaam's Star Prophecy

In Parashat Balak, among the prophecies of Bilaam, we find this astronomically themed verse:

אֶרְאֶנּוּ וְלֹא עַתָּה אֲשׁוּרֶנּוּ וְלֹא קָרוֹב דָּרַךְ כּוֹכָב מִיַּעֲקֹב וְקָם שֵׁבֶט מִיִּשְׂרָאֵל וּמָחַץ פַּאֲתֵי מוֹאָב וְקַרְקַר כָּל בְּנֵי שֵׁת

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Torah

When random people give money to random other people

A post on Decision Science about a problem of Uri Wilensky‘s has been making the rounds:

Imagine a room full of 100 people with 100 dollars each.

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Math