Introduction to Monte Carlo
Astro 542
Princeton University
Shirley Ho
Agenda
Monte Carlo - definition, examples
Sampling Methods (Rejection,
Metropolis, Metropolis-Hasting, Exact
Sampling)
Markov Chains - definition,examples
Stationary distribution
M
The Monte-Carlo Method
Paul J. Atzberger
General comments or corrections should be sent to:
paulatz@cims.nyu.edu
1
Introduction to Monte-Carlo Methods
The solution of many problems in mathematics can be expressed in terms of an integration of a function.
KVM - The kernel-based virtual
machine
Timo Hirt
timohirt@gmx.de
13. Februar 2010
Abstract
Virtualization has been introduced in the 1960s, when computing systems were
large and expensive to operate. It allowed users to share the computing resources
of th