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David Fotland [1]

David Fotland,
an American electrical engineer, computer scientist, Go player, Go, Chess and Arimaa programmer [2]. He is author of the Go playing program Many Faces of Go, which is under development since 1981. The engine combines a traditional knowledge-based algorithm with a modern Monte-Carlo Tree Search [3]. Many Faces of Go, as well as other strategy game programs, like the Arimaa bot Bomb, puzzle- and Sudoku solver, are market by Fotland's own computer game software development and publishing company Smart Games [4] .


Beijing 2008


Go winners (19x19) at the 13th Computer Olympiad: David Fotland (Gold), Guillaume Chaslot
and Arpad Rimmel (MoGo), Gian-Carlo Pascutto (Leela), surrounded by David Levy and Xinhe Xu [5]

Kanazawa 2010


15th Computer Olympiad: TD Jaap van den Herik congrats David Fotland, Richard Segal between,
and Jean-Baptiste Hoock right [6]

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