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by Rom77
Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:20 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: 237 Mn/s for Stockfish on an 2xEPYC 7742
Replies: 52
Views: 4921

Re: 237 Mn/s for Stockfish on an 2xEPYC 7742

All my tests show that SF at 50K/sec - might be somewhere at the GM level - whether it is a Super GM or a more ordinary GM, who knows. I would be interested in hearing from Larry Kaufman on this. The Revelation is a device that reportedly plays at GM level and it see around 100K/nps ( roughly - I d...
by Rom77
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:20 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Widely unknown pioneering chess "paper machine" by Gunter Sсhliebs
Replies: 9
Views: 1853

Re: Widely unknown pioneering chess "paper machine" by Gunter Sсhliebs

In order not to create a separate topic for the sake of one message, I will write here.

There is an interesting article by David Levy "Alan Turing on Computer Chess" from S. Barry Cooper, J. van Leeuwen "Alan Turing: His Work and Impact" about Turing's "paper machine":
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by Rom77
Sat Jun 08, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The mystery of Alex Bernstein
Replies: 25
Views: 3939

Re: The mystery of Alex Bernstein

See also quotes from an article in the journal "Problems of Cybernetics" No. 15, 1965, which was written by E.A. Evgrafov and I.B. Zadyhailo: “Only small isolated groups work on the creation of a chess machine, and not all the time, but from time to time. <...> This article contains the results of ...
by Rom77
Sat Jun 08, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The mystery of Alex Bernstein
Replies: 25
Views: 3939

Re: The mystery of Alex Bernstein

So it seems the program mentioned in Tomanov's 1961 article was not "Shura-Bura's Program" but likely a forerunner of the ITEP chess program by Georgy Adelson-Velsky et al.. Sorry for GoogleTranslate, but I want to bring some clarity on the Shura-Bura program. From the article by Tumanov it is obvi...