“The Department of Energy (DoE) announced today that it will provide $13 million in funding for five artificial intelligence (AI) research projects.”
“In a press release, DoE said the projects are “aimed at improving AI as a tool of scientific investigation and prediction.” The five projects being funding involve scientists at nine research institutions, including both DoE national laboratories and universities.”
“Artificial intelligence, including machine learning, provides an extremely powerful way of tackling the most pressing issues facing our scientists today,” said U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry. “This research will help us adapt AI to the specific scientific challenges that DOE-supported scientists are addressing today and in the process help…” Read the full article here.
Source: DoE Announces $13M for AI Research Projects – October 2, 2019. MeriTalk.