Andrew James Palay
Andrew James Palay,
an American mathematician  and computer scientist. At Carnegie Mellon University, Palay researched on B* and introduced PB* in his recognized 1983 Ph.D. thesis Searching with Probabilities , advised by Hans Berliner. He was involved in the development HiTech with early design issues and implemented the opening book .
- Andrew James Palay (1982). The B* Tree Search Algorithm - New Results. Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 19, No. 2
- Andrew James Palay (1983). Searching with Probabilities. Ph.D. thesis, Carnegie Mellon University, pdf
- Carl Ebeling, Andrew James Palay (1984). The Design and Implementation of a VLSI Chess Move Generator. Proceedings of the 11th Annual International Symposium on Computer Architecture. IEEE and ACM.