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triangrnd

version 1.2.0 (3.29 KB) by Gauen Rhys Alexander
Random arrays from the triangular distribution.

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Updated 24 Feb 2021

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TRIANGRND creates random arrays from the triangular distribution.

R = TRIANGRND(A,M,B) returns an array of random numbers chosen from a triangular distribution with lower bound A, upper bound B, and mode M. The size of R is the common size of A, M, and B if all are arrays. If any parameters are scalars, the size of R is the size of the other parameter(s).

R = TRIANGRND(A,M,B,MM,NN,...) or R = TRIANGRND(A,M,B,[MM,NN,...]) returns an MM-by-NN-by-... array.

TRIANGRND uses Kotz & van Dorp's method [1].

The author can be contacted at galexander (at) Mines (dot) edu.

References:
[1] S. Kotz and J. R. Van Dorp. Beyond Beta: Other Continuous Families of Distributions with Bounded Support and Applications. Hackensack, New Jersey: World Scientific, 2004.

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Gauen Rhys Alexander (2021). triangrnd (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/86153-triangrnd), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

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