jax.random.normal#

jax.random.normal(key, shape=(), dtype=<class 'float'>)[source]#

Sample standard normal random values with given shape and float dtype.

The values are returned according to the probability density function:

\[f(x) = \frac{1}{\sqrt{2\pi}}e^{-x^2/2}\]

on the domain \(-\infty < x < \infty\)

Parameters:
Return type:

Array

Returns:

A random array with the specified shape and dtype.