Date: Jul 24, 2006 11:56 PM
Author: Toni Lassila
Subject: Re: A new, physics-based approach to analyzing simple games
On 24 Jul 2006 15:04:29 -0700, "Proginoskes" <CCHeckman@gmail.com>
>Sam Wormley wrote:
>> 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.
>Stephen Locke and one of his grad students are working on the Chomp
>Nim was solved a long time ago, maybe by John Horton Conway.
I would rather think that honor goes to Roland P. Sprague and P. M.