Jonathan Schaeffer


Book Cover  One Jump Ahead is the behind-the-scenes story about the creation of Chinook, the first computer program to win a human world championship.

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Book Cover  Chips Challenging Champions documents the astounding sucess in building high-performance game-playing programs. The chapters are written by the authors of the programs, including chess (Deep Blue; Campbell, Hoane and Hsu), backgammon (TD Gammon; Tesauro), Othello (Logistello; Buro), crossword puzzles (Proverb; Littman), Scrabble (Maven; Sheppard), hex (Hexy; Anshelevich), poker (Poki; Billings et al.), etc. Published by Elsevier.

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[University of Alberta] 
University of Alberta 
[Department of Computing Science] 
Computing Science