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Sam Wormley

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A new, physics-based approach to analyzing simple games
Posted: Jul 22, 2006 12:01 AM
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[Mathematics]
Chaotic Chomp: The mathematics of crystal growth sheds light on a tantalizing game

A new, physics-based approach to analyzing simple games, such as
Chomp and Nim, reveals changing geometric patterns reminiscent of
crystal growth.
http://www.sciencenews.org/articles/20060722/bob10.asp


[MATHTREK]
Aircraft Boarding by the Numbers
Random airplane boarding isn't so bad.
http://www.sciencenews.org/articles/20060722/mathtrek.asp




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