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by Branko Radovanovic
Wed May 11, 2016 9:13 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: CCRL 40/40, 40/4 and FRC lists updated (7th May 2016)
Replies: 8
Views: 1762

Re: CCRL 40/40, 40/4 and FRC lists updated (7th May 2016)

I keep wondering why Stockfish 7 is still missing from the 40/4 and 40/4 FRC lists... Normally, I'd expect 40/4 to be updated even sooner than 40/40 - but four months later, still nothing.
by Branko Radovanovic
Tue Sep 01, 2015 8:30 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Alfil 15.7
Replies: 55
Views: 19702

Re: Compile from sources?

Surprisingly, Alfil 15.8 has just been disqualified from TCEC/S8 , having been accused of using an internal book. I do not know which compile was running there, but your 64-bit version Dann, is so small that I do not consider it has a book inside. Also, it's behaviour does not seem to indicate that...
by Branko Radovanovic
Sun Oct 05, 2014 7:42 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Elo estimation using quasi-Monte Carlo integration
Replies: 3
Views: 1476

Re: Elo estimation using quasi-Monte Carlo integration.

Hello Branko: Very interesting. I only tried the example for two players, just to get sure I understood your notes. In your R script of page 5, where you write: prob <- pw^w*pl^l*pd^d Did you intentionally remove (w + l + d)!/(w! · l! · d!) of the trinomial distribution because you later use divisi...
by Branko Radovanovic
Tue Sep 30, 2014 7:18 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Elo estimation using quasi-Monte Carlo integration
Replies: 3
Views: 1476

Elo estimation using quasi-Monte Carlo integration

Hello everyone, I've written an informal paper titled "Elo estimation using quasi-Monte Carlo integration". Here is the introduction section: First, an introduction. In June 2014 there was a mild controversy about Stockish 5 entering the IPON rating list at #2, as scored by Bayeselo, behind Houdini ...