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A new, physicsbased approach to analyzing simple games
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Jul 25, 2006 9:16 PM




Re: A new, physicsbased approach to analyzing simple games
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Jul 24, 2006 6:04 PM


Sam Wormley wrote: > [Mathematics] > Chaotic Chomp: The mathematics of crystal growth sheds light on a tantalizing game > > A new, physicsbased 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
Stephen Locke and one of his grad students are working on the Chomp problem.
Nim was solved a long time ago, maybe by John Horton Conway.
 Christopher Heckman



