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Micro-Max, (μ-Max)
a minimalist open source chess program in up to 2000 characters and 133 lines of portable C source-code by Harm Geert Muller. Recently Micro-Max was ported for an Atmel-ATmega88 Microcontroller [1] by Andre Adrian using WinAVR GCC, deployed for a self-made chess computer SHAH [2] and the ATM18 mini chess computer [3] from the electronics magazine Elektor.


Deep Sjeng - micro-Max, WCCC 2007 [4], Gian-Carlo amazed by HGM's source code [5]

Elektor Chess Computer with Micro-Max inside [6]

Minimalistische zelfbouw schaakcomputer [7]

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Dedicated μ-Max



  1. ^ ATmega88 Automotive from Atmel Products -Microcontrollers - AVR® 8-Bit RISC
  2. ^ Self-made Chess Computer SHAH based on an Atmel-ATmega88 Microcontroller and Micro-Max-port by Andre Adrian (German)
  3. ^ ATM18 Mini Chess Computer from ELEKTOR.com – Platform for electronics and microcontrollers
  4. ^ Amsterdam 2007, Chess, Round 3, Game 1 from the ICGA Tournament Database
  5. ^ Amsterdam 2007 WCCC, Olympiad and Workshop / Photos
  6. ^ Elektor Chess Computer from Computer Schach by Andre Adrian (German)
  7. ^ Schaakmat gezet! - ELEKTOR.nl
  8. ^ Computer:Club2 - YouTube

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