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Searching for answers: expert pattern recognition and planning

Gobet, Fernand ORCID: 0000-0002-9317-6886 and Waters, Andrew J. (2023) Searching for answers: expert pattern recognition and planning. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 27 (9). 788 - 790. ISSN 1364-6613

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Identification Number: 10.1016/j.tics.2023.07.006


Does expertise mostly stem from pattern recognition or look-ahead search? van Opheusden et al. contribute to this important debate in cognitive psychology and artificial intelligence (AI) with a multi-method, multi-experiment study and a new model. Using a novel, relatively simple board game, they show that players increase depth of search when improving their skill.

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Additional Information: © 2023 The Author(s)
Divisions: CPNSS
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)
Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Date Deposited: 13 Jul 2023 16:21
Last Modified: 02 Jun 2024 06:15

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