Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
Title: Checking chess checks with chunks: A model of simple check detection
Authors: Smith, RL;Gobet, F;Lane, PCR
subject: CHREST;Cognitive model;Cognitive architecture;Chess;Check detection;Perception;Chunk
Year: 2009
Publisher: Cognitive Science Society
Description: The procedure by which humans identify checks in check positions is not well understood. We report here our experience in modelling this process with CHREST, a general-purpose cognitive model that has previously successfully captured a variety of attention- and perception-related phenomena. We have attempted to reproduce the results of an experiment investigating the ability of humans to determine checks in simple chess positions. We propose a specific model of how humans perform this experiment, and show that, given certain reasonable assumptions, CHREST can follow this model to create a good reproduction of the data.
Standard no: Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Cognitive Modeling - ICCM2009, Manchester, July 2009.
Appears in Collections:Dept of Life Sciences Research Papers

Files in This Item:
Click on the URI links for accessing contents.

Items in HannanDL are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.