Michael (Mike) Leany,
an American computer scientist and programmer with interests in compiler construction, operating system design and development, game AI, computer chess, and NP-complete problems. As chess programmer, Mike is author of the chess engines Knightmare  , succeeded by Zilch , Vapor  and Tinman.
- Quiescence Search Explosions by Mike Leany, CCC, April 18, 2008 » Quiescence Search, Search Explosion
- Determining values for piece-square tables by Mike Leany, CCC, September 21, 2009 » Piece-Square Tables
- Vapor Chess v0.02 Release for Linux by Mike Leany, CCC, August 10, 2012