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Title : A brief introduction to Combinatorial Game Theory through the analysis of the impartial perfect information game ? Nim
Authors : Subhendu Saha
Keywords : Combinatorial games, Nim, Nim-sum, two-player games, impartial games
Issue Date : Oct-Nov 2012
Abstract :
Combinatorial game theory is an upcoming field with wide applications in areas of mathematics and computer science. In this paper, we try to define a combinatorial game. Then we show a very simple example of one such game. Finally we discuss about Nim that belongs to a special class of games known as impartial games and we look at the winning strategies for that game.
Page(s) : 636-639
ISSN : 0976-5166
Source : Vol. 3, No.5