Evolutionary Approach to the Game of Checkers

  • Magdalena Kusiak
  • Karol Walędzik
  • Jacek Mańdziuk
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4431)

Abstract

A new method of genetic evolution of linear and nonlinear evaluation functions in the game of checkers is presented. Several practical issues concerning application of genetic algorithms for this task are pointed out and discussed. Experimental results confirm that proposed approach leads to efficient evaluation functions comparable to the ones used in some of commercial applications.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Magdalena Kusiak
    • 1
  • Karol Walędzik
    • 1
  • Jacek Mańdziuk
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Mathematics and Information Science, Warsaw University of Technology, Plac Politechniki 1, 00-661 WarsawPoland

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