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WSCC 2016: the World Speed Computer Chess Championship

Krabbenbos, J., van den Herik, J. and Haworth, G. (2017) WSCC 2016: the World Speed Computer Chess Championship. ICGA Journal, 39 (2). pp. 160-162. ISSN 1389-6911

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Abstract/Summary

In the ICGA's World Speed Computer Chess Championship, played at Blitz tempo, the role of the operators is more to the fore, their handspeed being crucial in building up the time available to the chess programs to ponder as necessary. The six contestants of the 2016 World Championship took part and the winner, on tie-break from SHREDDER, was JONNY. KOMODO, the 2016 Chess and Chess Software World Champion was third.

Item Type:Article
Refereed:Yes
Divisions:Faculty of Science > School of Mathematical, Physical and Computational Sciences > Department of Computer Science
ID Code:67924
Uncontrolled Keywords:blitz chess, chess, GridGinkgo, Hiarcs, ICGA, Jonny, Komodo, Raptor, Shredder, world championship
Publisher:The International Computer Games Association

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