Jean-Christophe Weill

From Chessprogramming wiki
Revision as of 20:04, 27 June 2018 by GerdIsenberg (talk | contribs)
Jump to: navigation, search

Home * People * Jean-Christophe Weill

Jean-Christophe Weill [1]

Jean-Christophe Weill,
a French computer scientist and computer chess and game programmer. He introduced the NegaC* search algorithm as a Negamax implementation of Kevin Coplan's C*. He also created the ABDADA non-synchronized, distributed search algorithm, apparently used in Frenchess. His 1995 Ph.D. thesis in French, Programmes d'Échecs de Championnat: Architecture Logicielle Synthèse de Fonctions d'Évaluations, Parallélisme de Recherche, covers history of computer chess, a broad range of search algorithms and evaluation, audited beside others by Tony Marsland and Jacques Pitrat.

Chess Programs

Along with Marc-François Baudot, Jean-Christophe Weill is co-author of the following chess programs [2] [3]:

Selected Publications

[4] [5] [6]

Forum Posts

External Links

A Short Story of JCW's Computer Chess Program


Up one level