What does NNUE actually mean

Discussion of anything and everything relating to chess playing software and machines.

Moderators: Harvey Williamson, Dann Corbit, hgm

Forum rules
This textbox is used to restore diagrams posted with the [d] tag before the upgrade.
Post Reply
Paloma
Posts: 982
Joined: Thu Dec 25, 2008 8:07 pm

What does NNUE actually mean

Post by Paloma » Wed Jul 29, 2020 12:53 pm

Everyone's talking about NNUE, but what does NNUE actually mean?

NeuralNet UE, Unlimited Extensions? :mrgreen:

*** edit ***
The Term came up in the early Spring.

the_real_greco
Posts: 53
Joined: Thu Sep 19, 2019 3:55 am
Full name: Andy!

Re: What does NNUE actually mean

Post by the_real_greco » Wed Jul 29, 2020 2:12 pm

Efficiently-Updating Neural Network. It's backwards because of some wordplay in Japanese, if I remember correctly.

Raphexon
Posts: 339
Joined: Sun Mar 17, 2019 11:00 am
Full name: Henk Drost

Re: What does NNUE actually mean

Post by Raphexon » Wed Jul 29, 2020 2:13 pm

the_real_greco wrote:
Wed Jul 29, 2020 2:12 pm
Efficiently-Updating Neural Network. It's backwards because of some wordplay in Japanese, if I remember correctly.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nue

Paloma
Posts: 982
Joined: Thu Dec 25, 2008 8:07 pm

Re: What does NNUE actually mean

Post by Paloma » Wed Jul 29, 2020 3:13 pm

the_real_greco wrote:
Wed Jul 29, 2020 2:12 pm
Efficiently-Updating Neural Network. It's backwards because of some wordplay in Japanese, if I remember correctly.
Thanks Andy

Post Reply