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Generation of Random Variates


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generates random variates from over 870 univariate distributions

% rosin_cdf.m - compute Rosin-Rammler Power Cumulative Distribution Function.
%   See "Particle Size Distribution of Black Liquor Sprays with a High Solids Content 
%   in Recovery Boilers", A. Kankkunen and P. Miikkulainen, IFRF Combustion Journal, 
%   Article No. 200308, December 2003.             
%               Vector Form of CDF !!!
%  Created by:  Jim Huntley,  08/10/06.

function [cdf] = rosin_cdf(x,q,D)

tol = 1e-8;
trace = [];
warning off MATLAB:quad:MinStepSize;

minx = min(x);

% Integrate PDF to get CDF.
warning off MATLAB:quad:MinStepSize
sz = size(x,2);
for jz = 1:sz
    cdf(jz) = quad(@rosin_pdf,minx,x(jz),tol,trace,q,D);


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