Laramée, François Dominic (2001) Design and implementation of a chess-playing program in the Java programming language. Other thesis, Concordia University.
This project describes the design and implementation of an object-oriented chess-playing program, based on current software engineering practice, recent advances, including the MTD(f) search algorithm, and time-honored techniques perfected by artificial intelligence pioneers since the late 1960's, like the transposition table, the history heuristic and an evaluation function slanted towards material advantage. Where appropriate, a comparative survey of alternative algorithms not implemented in this project is also included.
|Divisions:||Concordia University > Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science > Computer Science and Software Engineering|
|Item Type:||Thesis (Other)|
|Authors:||Laramée, François Dominic|
|Pagination:||iii, 138 leaves : ill. ; 29 cm.|
|Degree Name:||Major reports (M.Comp.Sc.)|
|Program:||Computer Science and Software Engineering|
|Thesis Supervisor(s):||Lam, Clement|
|Deposited By:||Concordia University Libraries|
|Deposited On:||27 Aug 2009 13:21|
|Last Modified:||08 Dec 2010 10:22|
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