SPRNG (Library)


The goal of the SPRNG project is to develop, implement and test a scalable package for parallel pseudo random number generation which will be easy to use on a variety of architectures, especially in large-scale parallel Monte Carlo applications.

Availability Table

System Versions
wobbie 4.4 (3/16/2012)
iqaluk 4.4 (3/16/2012)


o Aug 15, 2014 : Please note spring 4.0 will be removed from all sharcnet clusters 22aug2014. The latest sprng/intel/4.4 module should be used instead. If there are any concerns with this change please ssubmit a problem ticket to the sharcnet web portal asap.

Change Log

o Nov 4, 2014 : Removed sprng/4.0 from all sharcnet clusters including requin.
o Jun 27, 2013 : Installed 4.4 on angel, brown, goblin, hound, iqaluk, monk, orca, redfin, saw.