IBM's Deep Blue team received the
$100,000 Fredkin Prize for Computer Chess today in recognition of their
victory over world chess champion Garry Kasparov this May.
Dr. Feng Hsiung Hsu, who designed Deep Blue's chess processing chip, Dr.
Murray Campbell, who programmed Deep Blue, and Dr. Joseph Hoane, an expert
in parallelism who worked on the systems performance, received the prize.