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51) Taking the limits ! 0 and n ! 53) In the stationary regime, that is, when t ! t/ ! 54) 2 kB T which is the Maxwell velocity distribution, for the one-dimensional case. Position distribution To obtain the probability distribution of the position, we proceed in the same way as above. 56) `D1 in which we have set x0 D 0 and v0 D 0. Notice that the variables v` are not independent. However, if we use Eq. 58) to that now xn is a sum of independent variables u` . 1 a` /2 = 2 . 61) In the limits !
Confirm that fn ! 0. 1 C 2 /. 2. Generate a sequence of N random numbers 1 ; 2 ; : : : ; p N that take the values 0 or 1 and calculate z D . 1 C 2 C : : : C N Na/= Nb, where a D 1=2 is the mean and b D 1=4 is the variance of the numbers generated. Repeat the procedure L times and make a histogram of the values of z. 2 / 1=2 expf z2 =2g. 3. Consider a sequence of N independent and equally distributed random variables 1 ; 2 ; : : : ; N , that take the values C1 or 1 with equal probability 1=2, and let x be the variable x D .
13. x/ D 0 otherwise. x/ D cos. 1 x/. 14. r; /. Find the probability density of these variables. Determine the probability of finding the particle inside the sector defined by the angles D 1 and D 2 . 15. r; Â; /. Find the probability density of these variables. Determine the probability of finding the particle between the two latitudes described by Â D Â1 and Â D Â2 . 22 1 Random Variables 16. Determine an algorithm to generate random numbers that are distributed according to the exponential distribution from random numbers that are equally distributed in the interval Œ0; 1.