Gene Freuder and the Roots of Constraint Computation

@article{Waltz2006GeneFA,
  title={Gene Freuder and the Roots of Constraint Computation},
  author={David L. Waltz},
  journal={Constraints},
  year={2006},
  volume={11},
  pages={87-89}
}
It hardly seems possible that it’s nearly 40 years since I first shared an office with Gene Freuder at the MIT AI Lab. It’s especially difficult to believe since—if I close my eyes—talking with Gene today seems very much like it did back then: very long sentences, softly spoken, sometimes fading off to near intelligibility (though always properly formed… CONTINUE READING