Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President, University of Alberta
Professor, Computing Science, University of Alberta
Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Waterloo, 1986
Programmer of Sun Phoenix (also Prodigy, Phoenix), a computer chess program which competed in the North American Computer Championships (1981, 1984-87) and World Computer Championships (1983, 1986)
2nd place North American Computer Championship 1987 for Sun Phoenix
1st place World Computer Championship 1986 for Sun Phoenix
Wrote checkers program CHINOOK, the World Man-Machine Checkers Champion, and the first computer program to win a human world championship in any game
Source: University of Alberta.