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Jonathan Schaeffer
Short biographical note
My research area is artificial intelligence (AI). I am best known for my work applying AI technology to the problem of building high performance game-playing programs, as well as tackling the challenges
of the commercial computer games industry. I am the author of the checkers-playing program Chinook, the first computer program to win a human world championship. In 2007 we announced that the game had been solved: perfect play by both sides leads to a draw.

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2013 AI Doctoral and MSC thesis awards


33rd Canadian Conference on Artificial Intelligence

12-15 May 2020, Online



The Caiac Herald

Nov. 2019 edition now available!

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