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Christian Hesse,
a German mathematician and professor at Institute of Stochastics and Applications, University of Stuttgart [1], teaching mathematical statistics. He received his Ph.D. in 1987 from Harvard University where his advisor was Herman Chernoff [2], further lecturing at University of California, Berkeley before moving to Stuttgart in 1991. His research in the areas of statistics and probability theory include stochastic modelling of systems with interaction, and analyzing data along with his research company Data Research [3] . His further interest includes chess, and its correlations with the wider world, in particular recreational mathematics.

During the Chess Olympiad, Dresden 2008, he served as chess ambassador and lectured the opening presentation of the Olympiad side event Workshop Chess and Mathematics. His book The joys of chess [4] covers topics related to chess programming, such as elaborating on Larry Kaufman's work on the value of the pieces and the evaluation of material imbalances [5] [6] .
Christian Hesse [7]

Selected Publications

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References

  1. ^ University of Stuttgart - department of mathematics - Prof. Dr. Christian Hesse
  2. ^ Christian Hesse (1987). Limit Theorems for Linear Processes and Applications. Ph.D. thesis, Harvard University, advisor Herman Chernoff
  3. ^ Data Research (pdf)
  4. ^ Christian Hesse (2011). The Joys of Chess - Heroes, Battles & Brilliancies. ISBN: 978-90-5691-355-7, New In Chess
  5. ^ Larry Kaufman (1999). The Evaluation of Material Imbalances. (first published in Chess Life March 1999, on-line version edited by Dan Heisman)
  6. ^ The joys of chess – and the value of the pieces, ChessBase News, December 21, 2011
  7. ^ Christian Hesse at Chess Olympiad 2008, Photographer Gerhard Hund, Christian Hesse from Wikipedia.de (German)
  8. ^ University of Stuttgart - department of mathematics - books
  9. ^ The Mathematics Genealogy Project - Christian Hesse, Christian Hesse from Wikipedia.de (German)
  10. ^ The joys of chess – and the value of the pieces, ChessBase News, December 21, 2011
  11. ^ Hesse: Threats of the nth degree, ChessBase News, February 05, 2016
  12. ^ Copying by Edward Winter
  13. ^ Christian Hesse: Damenopfer by Dagobert Kohlmeyer, ChessBase.de, May 18, 2015 (German)

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