Chapter 5: Machine Learning in Science – A Role for Mechanical Sympathy?
Published:15 Jul 2020
In recent years, interest in applying Artificial Intelligence to scientific problems has grown rapidly. There is a danger, however, that, in one's enthusiasm for the new methods, potential challenges might be overlooked. This chapter covers some of those challenges and considers ways in which they can be circumvented or their effects minimised so that the computational tools of Artificial Intelligence can be used to greatest effect.