Chess Report - Deep Thought Wins Fredkin Intermediate Prize

  title={Chess Report - Deep Thought Wins Fredkin Intermediate Prize},
  author={Hans J. Berliner},
  journal={AI Mag.},
Since May 1988, Deep Thought (DT), the creation of a team of students at Carnegie Mellon University, has been attracting a lot of notice. In the Fredkin Masters Open, May 28-30, DT tied for second in a field of over 20 masters and ahead of three other computers, including Hitech and Chiptest (the winner of the 1987 North American Computer Championships). In August at the U.S. Open, DT scored 8.5, 3.5 to tie for eighteenth place with Arnold Denker among others. Its performance was marred by… 
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  • R. Korf
  • Computer Science
    Real-Time Systems
  • 2005
We propose depth-limited heuristic search as a general paradigm for real-time problem solving in a dynamic environment. When combined with iterative-deepening, it provides the ability to commit to an