Poisson_Sim: Simulation for Poisson Distribution

Description Usage Arguments Author(s) See Also Examples

View source: R/Poisson_Sim.R

Description

A simple function to understand the algorithm to simulate (psuedo-)observations from binomial distribution. It is an implementation of the algorithm given in Section 11.3.1 "Simulation from Discrete Distributions". This function is not an alternative to the "rpois" function.

Usage

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Poisson_Sim(lambda, n)

Arguments

lambda

rate of the Poisson RV

n

required number of pseudo-observations

Author(s)

Prabhanjan N. Tattar

See Also

rpois

Examples

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set.seed(123)
mean(Poisson_Sim(4,1000))

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