How am I to generate random numbers with exponential distribution applied?

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How to generate random numbers with the exponential distribution applied, and also given a minimum value of 0.5, and a lambda of 0.2?

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Thomas Koelen
Thomas Koelen on 30 Apr 2015
pd = makedist('Exponential','mu', 0.2);
but this gives you values with 0.5 + a random number if you want just the numbers that are bigger than 0.5 do this:
pd = makedist('Exponential','mu', 0.2);
while r<0.5

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