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WCSC 2017: the 7th World Chess Software Championship

Krabbenbos, J., van den Herik, J. and Haworth, G. ORCID: (2018) WCSC 2017: the 7th World Chess Software Championship. ICGA Journal, 40 (1). pp. 32-39. ISSN 1389-6911

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To link to this item DOI: 10.3233/ICG-170033


The 7th World Chess Software championship, WCSC, started on July 1st 2017: seven engines participated across seven rounds. The common platform was a Dell Precision T1700 computer with an Intel Core-I7-4770 processor at 3.4GHz with 4 cores and 16GB RAM supporting 4-8 process threads. Longtime ICGA competitor and past champion SHREDDER took the title with a significant comeback ahead of Komodo and Jonny.

Item Type:Article
Divisions:Science > School of Mathematical, Physical and Computational Sciences > Department of Computer Science
ID Code:70938
Uncontrolled Keywords:Chess Ebbiz 9, Chiron, ICGA, Jonny, Komodo, Shredder, The Baron, WCSC, Ziggurat
Publisher:The International Computer Games Association


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