Anderson, Peter W. (GBR)  [FICGS member # 8548]
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Peter W. Anderson
Still learning about chess after so many years.
I am obviously a slow learner!
Peter W. Anderson has currently 0 running correspondence chess game(s), won 56, lost 2 and drawn 162 other games against an average elo of 2304, played advanced chess at fast time controls, now 0 running, 0 won, 1 lost, 3 drawn, played big chess, now 0 running, 1 won, 1 lost, 0 drawn, does not play Go (wei-ch'i, baduk), and does not play poker, finally Peter W. finished a total of 226 games and is not playing any game right now.
Correspondence chess statistics :
vs. Eros Riccio (2437) : 50% (36 games, 0 wins, 0 losses)
vs. Alan Ludgate (2370) : 53% (16 games, 1 wins, 0 losses)
vs. J. Robert Archer (2484) : 50% (9 games, 0 wins, 0 losses)
vs. Jeroen Van Assche (2508) : 50% (8 games, 0 wins, 0 losses)
vs. Vladimir Antonov (2384) : 50% (8 games, 0 wins, 0 losses)
vs. Jan Ohlin (2167) : 56% (8 games, 1 wins, 0 losses)
vs. Roy Shapland (2375) : 56% (8 games, 1 wins, 0 losses)
vs. Hakan Stromberg (2287) : 62% (8 games, 2 wins, 0 losses)
vs. Igor Dolgov (2481) : 62% (8 games, 2 wins, 0 losses)
vs. Thibault de Vassal (2270) : 68% (8 games, 3 wins, 0 losses)
Advanced chess statistics :
vs. Alvin Alcala (2489) : 37% (4 games, 0 wins, 1 losses)
Big chess statistics :
vs. Stephane Legrand (2273) : 50% (2 games, 1 wins, 1 losses)
Peter W.'s favorite game is : Chess
Style of play : Depends on my mood
Is Peter W. addicted : Yes :)
Uses engines : Yes but I like to think for myself too
Favorite engines : The usual suspects :)
Favorite chess player : Alekhine. Of current players Kramnik.
Languages spoken : English and a little french
Occupation : Retired
Favorite quote : If you are going through hell, keep going.
Favorite movie : Amelie
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Last messages by Peter W. Anderson in the forum :
Komodo 12 with AlphaZero techniques (2018-06-02 09:21:07)
My gut feeling is that Monte Carlo is most applicable to the opening, but I am not sure that is better than alpha-beta even there.
Komodo 12 with AlphaZero techniques (2018-06-01 18:36:45)
Well I am a bit sceptical Thib.
Yes it is using Monte Carlo, but it is not using a neural network which is what made AlphaZero (...)
Leela Chess Zero (2018-05-15 11:29:42)
Hello everyone :)
I guess most people here will be aware of the Leela Chess Zero project.
I was inter (...)
WCh and other ramblings (2017-04-19 16:03:14)
To my mind big hardware only helps a little bit at FICGS speeds. Yes if you space bar everything then it might make a lot of difference but if you a (...)
WCh and other ramblings (2017-04-19 13:42:06)
Congratulations to Eros for retaining his FICGS world title again. A casual glance at our 36 games might give the impression that I did not put him u (...)
Thematic with lowest chances of draw (2017-04-19 08:46:20)
One possibility would be to take a selection of openings from the last TCEC final. These were deliberately unbalanced to reduce the drawing chances. (...)
Ultimate Challenge Tour 2017, USD 20k (2017-04-19 08:29:26)
Good luck Alvin - I may come and watch a few game. (...)
Future penalties for games lost on time (2016-11-30 09:19:39)
Yes, too many losses on time.
I generally tend to give people the benefit of the doubt re personal circumstances, health etc (...)
Failed to receive email (2016-09-21 08:59:06)
It has been like this for quite a few days now.
I did report it in the chat window but (dare I say it?)someone deleted my post, p (...)
Wch Match Tie Break Rules (2015-10-16 10:17:47)
I will comment more on the suggestions in this thread when my current match against Eros is finished.
However, I would like to re (...)