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by Cardoso
Thu Sep 16, 2021 9:19 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Alpha-Emanuel-Beta Search -- Enormous Improvement of Alpha-Beta!
Replies: 72
Views: 12124

Re: Alpha-Emanuel-Beta Search -- Enormous Improvement of Alpha-Beta!

Emanuel, maybe you could try TSCP.
It's a very simple and bug free chess engine.
by Cardoso
Sun Sep 05, 2021 11:01 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Issues with futility pruning
Replies: 16
Views: 2640

Re: Issues with futility pruning

Assuming you don't have bugs it's always a question of finding the right equilibrium. Too much futility pruning and the engine starts to get blind. Please check if your staticScore describes your current position with some precision. Another thing you can do is to insert code to test your futility m...
by Cardoso
Sun Sep 05, 2021 10:33 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Alpha-Emanuel-Beta Search -- Enormous Improvement of Alpha-Beta!
Replies: 72
Views: 12124

Re: Alpha-Emanuel-Beta Search -- Enormous Improvement of Alpha-Beta!

Thank you Emanuel for you enthusiasm, we sure need new ideas. This sub forum it's usually used by programmers, well there are exceptions of course. Usually we not only discuss new/old ideas but we also test them. But when we come up with new ideas we also try them, with or without success. So that i...
by Cardoso
Fri Sep 03, 2021 2:16 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Alpha-Emanuel-Beta Search -- Enormous Improvement of Alpha-Beta!
Replies: 72
Views: 12124

Re: Alpha-Emanuel-Beta Search -- Enormous Improvement of Alpha-Beta!

How about you take this idea, and add it to an existing engine, to demonstrate that 1. It works, and 2. Its not terrible Sure, I can do it tomorrow. Emanuereal. Just out of curiosity are you of portuguese or spanish language origins? And are you by any chance related to "father" the famous anti com...
by Cardoso
Fri Sep 03, 2021 2:09 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Alpha-Emanuel-Beta Search -- Enormous Improvement of Alpha-Beta!
Replies: 72
Views: 12124

Re: Alpha-Emanuel-Beta Search -- Enormous Improvement of Alpha-Beta!

Madeleine Birchfield wrote:
Fri Sep 03, 2021 2:25 am
Can't wait for Emanuel's Neural Networks - Enormous Improvements over NNUE and deep CNNs.
Watch out you just might get it.
by Cardoso
Thu Sep 02, 2021 6:05 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Alpha-Emanuel-Beta Search -- Enormous Improvement of Alpha-Beta!
Replies: 72
Views: 12124

Re: Alpha-Emanuel-Beta Search -- Enormous Improvement of Alpha-Beta!

Henk wrote:
Thu Sep 02, 2021 8:33 am
What is Emanuel? Why not call it Gamma.
I have two friends of mine called Emanuel, so at least in my country (Portugal) it's a person's name.
by Cardoso
Thu Sep 02, 2021 5:53 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Alpha-Emanuel-Beta Search -- Enormous Improvement of Alpha-Beta!
Replies: 72
Views: 12124

Re: Alpha-Emanuel-Beta Search -- Enormous Improvement of Alpha-Beta!

smatovic wrote:
Thu Sep 02, 2021 4:07 pm
nevermind.
It's your fault smatovic, in the post of "Emanuel proximity table", you asked for Emanuel Tree Pruning,
and you got it.
:wink:
by Cardoso
Fri May 21, 2021 5:56 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Multi-threaded shortest mate solver
Replies: 24
Views: 11441

Re: Multi-threaded shortest mate solver

Me too, me too please! :D

many thanks for your contribution,
Alvaro
by Cardoso
Sat May 15, 2021 10:06 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: China boosts in silicon...
Replies: 7
Views: 5697

Re: China boosts in silicon...

Does this mean China is determined to take Taiwan (and TSMC) in the next 3 years?